Minor in Nutrition

The minor in Nutrition is designed to broaden the student's knowledge of the biological sciences, with a particular emphasis on the science of nutrition. The field of nutrition is interdisciplinary. A minor in nutrition would benefit those students who intend to pursue careers in the food or health and fitness industries, or those planning to enter the medical, dental, or veterinary professions.

Required Courses for Minor in Nutrition
FSHN 220Principles of Nutrition4
FSHN 420Nutritional Aspects of Disease3
FSHN 426Biochemical Nutrition I3
FSHN 427Biochemical Nutrition II3
Select two of the following:6
Nutrition and the Life Cycle
Science of Food Systems
Pediatric Clinical Nutrition
Community Nutrition
Nutrition Assessment & Therapy
Ruminant Nutrition
Total Hours19