What is the best diet to follow? Does Vitamin C help prevent sickness? How is food digested? If these types of questions intrigue you, or you are interested in developing a healthy, balanced lifestyle and helping others do the same, consider adding a nutrition minor.
The minor program in nutrition from PLNU features a comprehensive study of the fundamental principles of food, human development, and nutritional requirements. Classes in food economics, cultural foods, life cycle nutrition, and nutrition in women's well-being will teach you specialized knowledge and skills that add value and depth to your undergraduate degree. You'll also benefit from taking courses within a nutrition program ranked in the top 25 in the nation by Public Health Online that aims to strategically combine theory with practical application centered around professional preparedness.