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2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Nutrition (NUTR) - Minor

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27-28 credits

2.5 GPA required.

The Nutrition minor is for individuals interested in gaining a nutrition knowledge base that will enhance future work in a community, school (classroom teaching), work site or research setting. The focus of this minor is to prepare students to promote sound, evidence-based nutrition principles to physically and culturally diverse clients, making referrals to Registered Dietitians when necessary. This minor exposes students to principles of nutritional research and current topics within the field of study.  Note: If considering pursuing further professional training in dietetics additional courses in Chemistry may be required. See nutrition advisor for more information and course planning.

Core Courses (11 credits)


* CHEM 210 advised for students pursuing nutrition/dietetics graduate work

Course(s) Unique to Minor

WSU policy requires a minor contain at least one course unique to the minor and not used in major or additional requirements. See DARS for details.


◎ = Oral Intensive

◆ = Math/Critical Analysis Intensive

△ = Writing Intensive

✽ = Physical Development and Wellness Graduation Requirement

= Civic Engagement and Service Learning

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