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California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo
Nutrition B.S. with a Concentration in Nutrition Science

Nutrition is the study of how food impacts health and well-being. Nutritionists focus on food from the chemistry to the cooking; from eating for wellness to prescribing diets for health and disease. With a Nutrition degree, you''ll make a difference in people''s lives. Many professions involve nutrition. Some of the career options require additional study after your Bachelor''s degree. Some require the Registered Dietitian credential; others require other post-graduate work such as nursing or medical school. Some nutritionists pursue a graduate degree for a more specialized field of interest or to work in academics. Depending on your personal interests, we''ll help you choose the right concentration within the Nutrition major to prepare you for your career goals. The Nutrition Science Concentration prepares students for post-graduate studies in health-related professions, such as medicine or nursing, by emphasizing a strong background in physical and life sciences as well as human nutrition. Students intending further graduate study in certain areas of nutrition research, such as nutritional biochemistry or molecular biology, should also choose this concentration. 

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  CSU GE-Breadth/IGETC recommended for this major? Yes
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