REJ044: NFS Selective Program Rejection

Email Name: REJ044: NFS Selective Program Rejection
Send Date/Time: Wednesday, 3/28/2018 – 9/14/2018; 6PM
Audience: Nutrition and food science applicants who have been rejected to the program.
Total: Will update daily

Information about your application to Hunter College’s {#Selective Program Curriculum#} Program

Information About Your Application to Hunter College’s {#Selective Program Curriculum#} Program

Dear {#First Name#},

We regret to inform you that we cannot accept you to the {#Selective Program Curriculum#} Program at Hunter College for the {#Application Semester#} Semester.


Students considered for the NFS major must have a min overall 2.8 GPA and must complete the following prerequisite requirements by June 30 preceding Fall admittance.

  • Anatomy & Physiology I w/Lab: BIOL 120 or equivalent (4-4.5 credits)
  • Anatomy & Physiology II w/Lab: BIOL 122 or equivalent (4-4.5 credits)
  • General Chemistry w/Lab: CHEM 100/101 or CHEM 102/104/106 or CHEM 102/103 or CHEM 102/106 or CHEM 104/106 or equivalent (4-4.5 credits)
  • Organic Chemistry w/Lab: CHEM 120/121 or equivalent (4-4.5 credits)
  • Microbiology: BIOL 230 or equivalent (3 credits)
  • Statistics or Elementary Probability & Statistics: STAT 113 or STAT 213 or equivalent (3 credits)
  • Food Science I: NFS 131 or equivalent (3 credits)
  • Introduction to Nutrition: NFS 141 or equivalent (3 credits)

Note: Science prerequisites must be completed with a grade of “C” or better and a “B” or better is needed for the two nutrition and food science courses.


You may also see the NFS website for more information about our admission requirements and process. If you believe that you meet the above requirements and were denied in error, you may appeal this admission decision. Please click the button below for instructions and to submit the form.

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Although we were unable to offer you admission to the {#Selective Program Curriculum#}, you have been admitted to the Hunter College School of Arts and Sciences. Just one in four students are accepted to Hunter College, so have confidence knowing that you are part of an elite group. There are over 70 programs of study in our School of Arts and Sciences; you can read more about them here. Should you excel in your academics, and meet requirements during your first year at Hunter, you are welcome to re-apply for Fall 2019 admittance. If you would like to enroll in our School of Arts and Sciences, you can log into your MyChoice page using the information below.

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If you are already enrolled in Hunter’s College of Arts and Sciences, your enrollment will not change at this time – no further action is required.