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Nutrition and Foods (NUTRI)

Career Options & Highlights

Folsom Lake College’s Department of Nutrition prepares the student for further study in nutrition and foods, or a program in dietetics.

Note to transfer students: If your goal is to transfer to a four-year institution to obtain a Bachelor's degree in nutrition or dietetics, you must meet with a counselor and plan the courses for your major. Schools have different requirements for transfer and Bachelor degrees.

Career Options

Career opportunities include hospitals and other health care facilities, sports nutrition and corporate wellness programs, food and nutrition businesses and industries, public health agencies, government agencies, and research.

Some career options require more than two years of college, and may require certification in dietetics after a Bachelor's degree.

-  On-campus and online course offerings.
-  Professional and innovative faculty.
-  Hands-on experience in nutrition and diet assessment.

Updated 6/09/15

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