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Sport Nutrition Minor

Fueling for Optimal Performance

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 you 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
NUTR 4300 Nutrition and Human Performance 3
PE 2850 Foundations of Exercise Physiology 3
PE 4850 Assessment & Evaluation of Fitness/Wellness 3
PE 4860 Fitness Programming and Implementation 3
      OR                                 OR  
D&N 4344 Nutrition Education and Counseling 3


Dr. Swarna Mandali PhD, RDN, CSSD
Professor and Dietetics Program Director
North Morrow 105
Tel: (660) 543-8747


Dr. Matthew Garver, PhD
Assistant Professor and Kinesiology Program Coordinator
North Morrow 149
Tel: (660) 543-4629


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