Certificate in Foundations of Nutrition
Missouri State University

Program Details

In the online Undergraduate Certificate in Foundations of Nutrition, you will learn how food affects our bodies and wellbeing. The curriculum explores the social, cultural, and psychological factors that influence eating habits

Students will study the ways in which food and nutrition have an impact on our general health and longevity. Through practical applications, you will create effective strategies for shopping, preparing, and storing healthy food. You will gain an understanding of nutritional needs across the lifespan.

Students who can benefit from this online Nutrition program include those interested in:

  • Public health
  • Psychology
  • Kinesiology
  • Sports management
  • Nutrition and dietetics

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Missouri State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score