The online bachelor's degreein nutrition and health offers professional courses in health promotion, human nutrition and health. Health nutritionists develop community programs to promote nutrition and good health; educate people about the relationship between diet and health; conduct research on the psychological, cultural, social, economic and environmental issues related to nutrition and health; or work with special groups who are at risk for nutrition-related health problems, such as pregnant women, infants and the elderly.
Many health nutritionists have careers with organizations such as:
- local health departments
- community wellness programs
- agencies involved in international development
Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The nutrition and health bachelor's degree is offered through the Department of Human Nutrition in the K-State College of Human Ecology.
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