CAP500 Capstone Project
3 semester hour credits
(Prerequisite: All other courses in the B.S. in Nutrition or B.S.I.N. program)

The capstone project is the culminating experience of the B.S. in Nutrition or B.S. in Integrative Nutrition degree program. This course allows students to conduct an in-depth exploration of a topic of professional interest. Students are encouraged to select a topic for a formidable project that will result in deeper professional knowledge and expertise for career advancement in nutrition.

COM101 Public Speaking
3 semester hour credits

The process of public speaking; selecting a topic and purpose; supporting ideas; organizing and delivering a speech; informative and persuasive speaking; special speaking occasions; speaking in small groups and conferences; listening effectively; responding to questions and comments; preparing and evaluating speeches.

ENG101 English Composition I

3 semester hour credits

This course will emphasize principles of good writing with attention to grammar, sentence construction, punctuation, diction, mechanics, and the major forms of discourse.  Compositions, parallel readings, and a short, documented essay are required.

English Composition II ENG102                                          

3 semester hour credits

This course will emphasize principles of good writing with attention to grammar, sentence construction, punctuation, diction, mechanics, and the major forms of discourse.  Compositions, parallel readings, and a short, documented essay are required. 


HUM200 American Character

3 semester hour credits

(Prerequisite: English Composition I)

This course examines what it has meant, and what it means today, to be an American. Elements of cultural diversity as well as things that unite us as Americans will be explored. Three themes vitally important to understanding our American culture, consumption, gender and race, will be the focus of this course.

PSY101 Psychology                                                  

3 semester hour credits

The brain, biology and behavior; sensation and reality; memory, intelligence and creativity; conditions and learning; motivation and emotion; health, stress and coping; abnormal psychology; gender, sexuality, social behavior and human relations.