If you are interested in studying the scientific basis of nutrition for a career in medicine and the health sciences or in nutrition science research, with a focus on the prevention of chronic disease, consider this option.
Tracks within the option will allow you to specifically focus and prepare for careers in medicine and the allied health sciences or for academia and/or health-related research.
With an education in nutrition science, you have many career options due to the growth and aging of our population, the focus on prevention of obesity and other chronic diseases, as well as a growing emphasis on health, nutrition and wellness.
Sample Degree Maps
Degree maps are guides to give students an idea of which classes they may take and when. These samples are intended for information purposes only. Students should consult with their academic advisor to create a personalized degree plan.