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: Science of Nutrition (for Majors/Minors)- REQUIRED
  • Choose five additional courses from the following:
    • NS 2310-Principles of Food Preparation
    • NS 2330- Nutrition for Health, Fitness and Sport
    • NS 2380- Cultural Aspects of Food
    • NS 3310- Intro to Medical Nutrition Therapy
    • NS 3325-Sports Nutrition
    • NS 3332- Fundamentals of Human Health Behavior Change
    • NS 3340-Nutrition in 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

Degree Plan

University Course Catalog

Nutritional Sciences