This program was designed to develop an interface between Exercise Physiology and Nutrition Science.

Curriculum Requirements

Required courses
KIN 634Integrative and Functional Nutrition3
KIN 638Nutrition during the Lifecycle3
KIN 639Dietary Supplements and Human Performance3
KIN 645Therapeutic Lifestyle to Combat Chronic Disease3
KIN 650Nutritional Biochemistry3
KIN 669The Foundations of Exercise Programming3
KIN 677Advanced Nutrition for Health and Fitness3
KIN 679Principles of Exercise Prescription/Assessment: Cardiovascular3
KIN 784Energetics of Obesity3
Choose 3 Courses (9 Credits) From the Following Electives9
Food Science and Management Principles 1
Medical Nutrition Therapy 1
Professional Training and Counseling for Integrative Health 1
Advanced Programming for Endurance Athletes
Neurological Mechanisms of Weight Regulation
Kinesiology Practicum 2
Total Credit Hours36

Students can transfer up to 9 graduate credits into the 36-credit hour program. University of Miami Exercise Physiology bachelor degree students can transfer 6 graduate credits (taken their senior year) and can waive KIN 645 and KIN 677, to complete the program in 1 year.