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Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences

Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences

University of Delaware

Newark Campus, Newark, United States
  • QS World University Rankings
    531-540
  • Degree Other
  • Study Level Bachelors
Nutrition is a diverse area of study for people who enjoy science, who believe that good nutrition, appealing food, and personal lifestyles are important for the well being of all individuals and who find satisfaction from working with people to help them think about food, nutrition, health, and wellness. The Nutritional Sciences major focuses on the science of human nutrition for those interested in an advanced degree in nutrition or physical therapy, or as the pre-professional degree program for medicine, dentistry or other health professions. It provides students with a very strong background in the chemical and biological sciences as well as the study of nutrition. Career paths: Graduates from the Applied Nutrition major are eligible for employment in nutrition education programs, food services, and fitness or health promotion programs. Those completing the Dietetics major who become Registered Dietitian Nutritionists work with individuals and groups in a variety of settings. Graduates are employed in health care organizations, food service operations, business and industry, education and research, health promotion and private practice. Typically, Nutritional Sciences majors choose to pursue advanced degrees in the health and nutrition fields.