Human Physiology and Nutrition Programs
Featuring a foundational, science-based curriculum, the Human Physiology and Nutrition Department prepares students for a wide variety of health-related careers. Graduates find employment or go on to pursue professional training in fields such as physiology, nutrition, exercise science, athletic training, physical therapy, and medicine.
Human Physiology & Nutrition Programs
The Bachelor of Science in Human Physiology and Nutrition curriculum is built upon a core set of required classes that map directly to the most common prerequisite classes necessary for application to professional schools, such as medical and physician assistant programs, making it an attractive “pre-med” major.
The Master of Sciences in Sport Nutrition Program seeks to educate students with backgrounds in dietetics in the fundamental skills, knowledge and practice of Sport Nutrition in order to prepare them for board certification and leadership positions in nutrition services.
The Colorado Springs Fire Department and UCCS offer an internship experience for the Fall and Spring semesters. The internship consists of assisting with the assessment and physical training of the incoming trainees for the Colorado Springs fire academy class. Contact Daniel Hutchison -firstname.lastname@example.org- to apply.