The nutrition science minor is geared toward students who want to develop a strong foundation of nutrition knowledge to support their future career in the healthcare, wellness or athletic field. This minor will provide you an overview of nutrition science as well as more specific performance nutrition knowledge. You will gain insight into effective health communication, health psychology and behavior change strategies. You also will make connections between dietary patterns and the health and function of various human body systems, and be better prepared for graduate-level nutrition programs.
EXS 273 Nutrition
EXS 323 Performance Nutrition
EXS 383 Health Coaching
CH 104 General Chemistry I
BIO 384 Human Anatomy & Physiology I
PSY 3013 Health Psychology
PSY 363 Human Behavior & Counseling
Total Minor Program: 20 credit hours
For a complete description of the above requirements, please go to the Course Catalog.
Nutrition Science Minor