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Two university of Central Missouri students receive $5,000 scholarships in the Department of Nutrition and Kinesiology
Brian Hughes UCM Athletic Training Education program
Nick University of Central Missouri Physical Education major




Sport Nutrition

Sport Nutrition Minor

The Sports Nutrition minor explores basic exercise physiology, assessment/evaluation and an in depth analysis of current nutritional principles. Skills acquired in this minor allow the graduate to effectively evaluate nutritional claims, perform basic nutritional assessment, and give sound nutritional advice based on evidenced based practice.

MINOR REQUIREMENTS 20-21 hours
*D&N 3340 Nutrition 3
*D&N 4340 Advanced Nutrition 3
D&N 4346 Dietary Supplements 3
*HED 4300 Nutrition and Human Performance 3
*PE 2850 Exercise Physiology 3
PE 4850 Assessment & Evaluation of Fitness/Wellness 3
PE 4860 Fitness Program and Implementation  3
OR    
*D&N 4344 Nutrition Education and Counseling 2

*This course has a prerequisite not listed in the program, see specific class listing in the catalog for additional requirements.