The human nutrition minor program is available to any ASU student interested in a strong scientific understanding of human nutrition.
All students are required to meet general university admission requirements:
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GPA Requirement: None
Incompatible Majors: BS in Dietetics, BS in Nutritional Sciences, BS in Food and Nutrition Entrepreneurship,; BS in Health Sciences (Healthy Lifestyles Coaching); BAS in Food Service Management
Other Enrollment Requirements: None
Current ASU undergraduate students may pursue a minor and have it recognized on their ASU transcript at graduation. Students interested in pursuing a minor should consult their academic advisor to declare the minor and to ensure that an appropriate set of courses is taken. Minor requirements appear on the degree audit once the minor is added. Certain major and minor combinations may be deemed inappropriate by the college or department of either the major program or the minor. Courses taken for the minor may not count toward both the major and the minor. Students should contact their academic advisor for more information.
A minor can help students enhance the marketable skills they acquire in their major program and help them develop new skills apart from it, though most career areas do require more training than a minor alone can provide.Graduates with a minor in human nutrition have enhanced knowledge of how food is digested and metabolized in the body. This information is valuable for those pursuing careers in the health and medical field.