A program that prepares individuals to integrate and apply the principles of the food and nutrition sciences, human behavior, and the biomedical sciences to design and manage effective nutrition programs. Students who pursue this field can work in a variety of settings including health care organizations, food service operations, business and industry (product development, marketing, consulting), education and research, health promotion, and private practice counseling. Careers include Clinical Dietitian/Nutritionist, Nutrition Educator, Weight Loss Counselor, Diet Technician, Food Services Manager, Patient Services Manager, Dietitian, Pediatric Dietitian, Nutrition Researcher, Sports, and Cardiac Rehabilitation Dietitian, Nutrition Consultant, Diabetes Educator, and many others.
Nutrition Course Offerings
Nutrition 1 Introduction to Nutrition Science
Nutrition 4 Healthy Lifestyle: Food and Nutrition
Nutrition 7 Food and Culture in America
Nutrition 8 Principles of Food with Lab
Refer to the SMC Course Catalog for course descriptions