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Careers in HNFE

Students studying in the library on a fall day

The degree options in HNFE lead to many different careers. Students graduating in HNFE have a strong science foundation, and curriculum requirements meet most admission requirements for health professions.

The Didactic Program in Dietetics provides the pathway for students looking to become Registered Dietitian Nutritionists and is also beneficial for students pursuing careers in medicine.

The Science option is flexible and allows students to select courses based on their long term goals and plans after graduation.

a graph of common post-graduation pathways for the HNFE student

Common Post-Graduation Pathways: Registered Dietitian, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Nursing, Dentistry, Medicine, Chiropractic, Occupational Therapy, Optometry, Public Health, Veterinary Medicine, Pharmacy