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COEHD  Degree Information Sheet

Minor in Nutrition

Kinesiology, Health and Nutrition  |   Undergraduate Minor

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Purpose of Program

The Minor in Nutrition is open to Biology, Health, and Kinesiology majors. To declare a Minor in Nutrition or obtain advice, students should consult their undergraduate advisor. All students pursuing the minor must complete a minimum of 18 semester credit hours in Nutrition and Dietetics (NDT) courses. It should be noted that students seeking a minor must also complete applicable support coursework in biology and chemistry as needed to fulfill the normal prerequisites for any course listed below. All NDT courses and their prerequisites must be completed with a grade of “C-” or better, with the exception of NDT 2043 which must be completed with a grade of “B-” or better.  Students must achieve a grade point average of at least 2.0 on all work used to satisfy the requirements of the minor. The Minor in Nutrition is not a pathway to the Coordinated Program in Dietetics.



Program Options


A. Required courses
NDT 2043Introduction to Nutritional Sciences3
NDT 3323Nutrition and Health Assessment3
NDT 3343Nutrition in the Life Span3
NDT 4333Community Nutrition3
B. Select 6 additional semester credit hours of 3000- or 4000-level NDT courses from the list below6

NDT 3313
NDT 3191

Applied Food Science
and Applied Food Science Practicum

NDT 3413

Advanced Human Nutrition

NDT 4343

Nutrition in Disease Prevention and Health Promotion

NDT 4363

Current Issues in Nutrition

NDT 4951

Independent Study in Nutrition and Dietetics
Total Credit Hours18

Approved course substitutions may be applied to meet the credit hour requirement.




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Admission Requirements



All applicants must meet UTSA admission requirements and be in good standing with last institution attended (previous college experience). In addition, applicants must meet/fulfill the following departmental requirements or submissions:


All applicants must meet UTSA admission requirements and be in good standing with last institution attended (previous college experience). In addition, applicants must meet/fulfill the following departmental requirements or submissions:


Requirements for Admission to The University of Texas at San Antonio:

http://www.utsa.edu/admissions/undergrad/requirements/2013-requirements.html


Undergraduate Catalog:

http://catalog.utsa.edu/undergraduate/



UTSA ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:
Freshmen | Freshmen (International) | Transfers | Transfer (International) | Re-Admission | Non-Degree Seeking


UNDERGRADUATE CERTIFICATES/CERTIFICATION//DECLARING A MINOR:
For assistance with Admission with these programs, or for further information, students should consult with the Department, COEHD Advising, and the Certification Center before proceeding.



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COUNSELING   210-458-2600
EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP AND POLICY STUDIES   210-458-6620
EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY   210-458-2650
INTERDISCIPLINARY LEARNING AND TEACHING   210-458-5969
KINESIOLOGY, HEALTH, AND NUTRITION   210-458-6224