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BSc Honors in Nutrition

General Information

The BSc Honors in Nutrition program is intended for highly-motivated students with exceptional ability. Honors is the preferred program for students who aim for research-oriented careers or who plan to pursue graduate studies. Program details are available on the Faculty website.

Entrance to this program takes place after at least one year of university (or equivalent) studies. Students interested in the Honors program normally complete their first year in the BSc Nutrition and Food Science General Program.


All students in the BSc Honors in Nutrition must successfully complete the courses in a common program core , as well as a capstone course .

Residence Requirement

A student transferring to the BSc Honors in Nutrition program with advanced standing must complete at least ★60 (normally the last ★60) while registered in the Faculty of Agricultural, Life and Environmental Sciences at the University of Alberta.

Course Requirements (★120)

Listed below are courses that fulfill the program requirements, and a recommended sequence for the courses.

★3 selected from

  • ENGL
  • WRS