Nutrition Certificate

Curriculum

The Certificate in Nutrition curriculum consists of four 3-credit hour courses, all of which are required.
 

  • NTRD-N265 Nutrition and Exercise or KINE-N220 Nutrition for Health (one of these courses must be taken first).  Please note KINE-N220 is only available to IUPUI students.
  • NTRD-N365 Translating Nutrition: From Theory to Practice
  • NTRD-N420 Human Nutrition through the Lifespan
  • HLSC-H361 Health Promotion and Disease Prevention

Certificate Requirements and Eligibility

Certificate Requirements

  • To earn the certificate, students must complete a minimum of 12 credits in accordance with the specified curriculum.
  • Earn a minimum grade of C in each course.
  • Completing the Certificate in Nutrition does not prepare a student to sit for the Registered Dietitian licensure exam.

 

Eligibility

  • The certificate in Nutrition is open to all IUPUI students, regardless of major, and can be pursued as a stand-alone degree or combined with an associate's or bachelor's degree. 
  • In order to enroll in our Certificate in Nutrition, you must be admitted to IUPUI.
  • If you are not currently admitted to IUPUI, you will need to meet the admission requirements established by IUPUI, and where applicable, the Office of International Affairs. For more information, visit admissions.iupui.edu/apply.
  • Courses in the Certificate in Nutrition can be used to fulfill requirements for the Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences.