First apply to WKU, then apply to Nutrition & Dietetics
Nutrition & Dietetics Specific Links:
- Nutrition and Dietetics
- Admission Requirements
- Admission Application for Nutrition & Dietetics
- Dietetic Internship
- Learning Outcomes
- Nutrition & Dietetics Student Handbook
- Nutrition & Dietetics Faculty
- Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management
For admission into the dietetics program at Western Kentucky University, students must be admitted to Western Kentucky University as a degree-seeking student and must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0 on at least 30 college credit hours.
The 30 credit hours must include: anatomy and physiology (BIOL 131), college algebra (MATH 116), and chemistry (CHEM 105), with a minimum grade of "C" for these pre-admission courses. The 30 credit hours must also include HMD 211 with a minimum grade of "B."
A composite ACT of 20 or SAT (critical reading + math) of 950 is also needed for program admission.
For additional admissions information and directions for completing the admissions process select the Admission Application link: Admissions Information and Admissions Application
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