Nutrition & Wellness Option

nutritiona and wellness


  • provides foundational science background in chemistry, anatomy and physiology, and microbiology.
  • allows flexibility to pursue a minor in areas such as kinesiology, business, psychology or health management, or a dual major in an area such as ecogastronomy.
  • incorporates courses in stress, wellness, nutrition education, and exercise science.
  • promotes hands-on experiences in providing nutrition and health guidance.

This Nutrition and Wellness Option prepares students for employment in a variety of wellness and health promotion settings including:

  • schools,
  • fitness centers,
  • nonprofit organizations and,
  • community agencies

Interested in the curriculum requirements for the Nutrition and Wellness Option? Click here.

Questions? Contact:

Ruth Reilly, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Clinical Associate Professor
Kendall Hall, Room 121
Durham, NH 03824