Texas Tech University

Nutritional Sciences

Nutritional Sciences Minor

A student may minor in nutritional sciences by completing a minimum of 18 hours of selected course work. Specific courses for the nutritional sciences minor are finalized and approved by the student in conjunction with the major and minor Advisers. The courses in bold are offered online.

  • NS 1410 for Majors/Minors-Science of Nutrition- REQUIRED
  • Choose five additional courses from the following:
    • NS 2310-Principles of Food Preparation
    • NS 3325-Sports Nutrition
    • NS 3332- Fundamentals of Human Health Behavior Change
    • NS 3340-Nutrition through the Lifecycle
    • NS 4220-Medical Terminology
    • NS 4301-Nutrition and Chronic Disease
    • NS 4330-Community Nutrition
    • NS 4350-Emerging Issues in Food Science and Nutrition
    • NS 4380-Cultural Aspects of Food

Degree Plan

University Course Catalog

Nutritional Sciences