Department of Rehabilitation, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

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There has never been a more interesting time for nutrition, rehabilitation and exercise sciences, as people become more aware of the impact these fields have on their health. If you have an interest in helping people, an appreciation for science, are looking for a challenging profession that is always changing and evolving, you should consider a career in dietetics, physical therapy, occupational therapy, athletic training, or health sciences.

The Department of Rehabilitation, Exercise, and Nutrition Sciences offers an exciting learning environment for its students. We have state of the art assessment labs that provide hands-on training in program specialized assessment techniques. We are also located on the same campus as Children's Hospital & Research Facility and the University Hospital which have a strong reputation for providing cutting-edge research and patient care. In addition to our facilities, students have opportunities to participate in ongoing research studies ranging from the DASH diet, food insecurity, optimum therapy strategies for neurological diagnoses, the effects of diet on inflammation, mother-infant feeding practices, occupational ergonomics and biomechanics, and neuroplasticity, to name a few.

The department also provides students with a wide range of practical experiences within the field in a variety of settings including local hospitals, schools and community health organizations.

The Department of Rehabilitation, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences offers the following programs and certificates:
Program Degree
Athletic Training Bachelor of Science
Athletic Training Master of Science
Didactic Program in Dietetics Certificate 
Health Sciences - Behavior and Occupation Studies BS in Health Sciences
Health Sciences - Behavior and Occupation Studies - Online BS in Health Sciences degree completion program for OTA's
Health Sciences - Exercise and Movement Science BS in Health Sciences
Health Sciences - Physiologic Science BS in Health Sciences
Human Nutrition - Online Post-Baccalaureate certificate
Nutrition & Dietetics  Bachelor of Science 
Nutrition & Dietetics - coordinated program Bachelor of Science
Nutrition Sciences
Completion of academic minor
Nutrition Sciences Master of Science
Occupational Therapy Master of Occupational Therapy
Physical Therapy Doctor of Physical Therapy
Supervised Practice in Dietetics  Certificate 

Department of Rehabilitation, Exercise & Nutrition Sciences Directories

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Department of Rehabilitation, Exercise, & Nutrition Sciences

College of Allied Health Sciences

3202 Eden Avenue | Cincinnati, OH 45267