Nutrition Minor

for the Minor in Nutrition

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The minor in Nutrition is designed to broaden the student’s knowledge of the biological sciences, with a particular emphasis on the interdisciplinary nature of nutrition. A minor in nutrition would benefit those who intend to pursue careers in the food, health, and fitness industries, or those planning to enter medicine, dentistry, nursing, and other health professions such as physician’s assistant, physical or occupational therapy, nutrition research, and nutrition communication.

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
Ruminant Nutrition
Nutrition and the Life Cycle
Pediatric Clinical Nutrition
Community Nutrition
Nutrition Assessment & Therapy
Total Hours19