Eligible applicants to the Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology (BS NEP) program must have:

  • A cumulative GPA of 2.7
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 in the BS NEP prerequisite courses.
  • No grade lower than a C in any individual prerequisite course.


The following prerequisite courses are required. As a general rule, all prerequisite coursework should be no more than seven years old at the time of application. Worksheets showing equivalent courses at a variety of community colleges and universities are available by contacting our Academic Coordinator at

  • General Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • General Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Human Anatomy
  • Human Physiology
  • Human Nutrition
  • Psychology
  • Ethics
  • Statistics
  • Public Speaking


The BS NEP program starts in Fall semester only. The application deadline is March 1.

Applicants will be notified of admission status in March. An interview may be offered to candidates who do not meet GPA or course requirements, but whose experience, recommendations, or other circumstances suggest they could be successful in the BS NEP program.

How to Apply

WSU Students 

Must fill out the supplemental BS NEP application to transfer to the Spokane campus. Click on the link below and use the ‘returning users’ login on the page. You do not need to send transcripts. We can use your existing electronic records.

Non-WSU Students 

Students who aren’t currently enrolled at WSU Pullman must submit a WSU Spokane application and the supplemental BS NEP application. Transfer students must submit both the WSU Spokane application and the supplemental BS NEP application. Click on the link below and use the ‘first-time user’ option on the page.