Increasing understanding of the myriad benefits of a healthy lifestyle–coupled with nationwide attention on health problems such as obesity, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, and osteoarthritis–has resulted in an abundance of opportunity and challenge for newly educated professionals in the fields of health behavior science, health promotion, health and physical education, and nutrition and dietetics.

The following are examples of career paths open to graduates of our programs:

  • Registered dietitian
  • Corporate fitness and wellness programs
  • Community health
  • Nutrition education and counseling
  • Allied health care graduate programs