Sports Nutrition (NUTR 406)


Course Details

  • Location: Online
  • Duration: 11 weeks
  • Class Times: Self-Paced
  • Cost : $1,074

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This course is part of a certificate program. You can also take it without enrolling in the program.

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About this Course

This course covers the essentials of human nutrition that improve and sustain optimal performance for sport and exercise. The effects of eating disorders (in both male and female athletes), weight management, and sport nutrition resources are also discussed.

You can take this course on its own (through single-course enrollment); you can also apply it towards the Certificate in Food, Nutrition & Health.

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Program Overview

You must complete all three courses to earn the certificate. You should register for all courses individually; there is no application process for the certificate program.

Learning Formats


Courses are offered 100 percent online. The flexible online format allows you to access course content wherever you are, on your own schedule. You simply need to complete assignments by their due dates. Lessons, assignments and other course materials are delivered through a Web-based learning management system, such as Canvas or Moodle, which also serves as a hub for communicating with your instructors and classmates.


Our special blended programs combine the convenience of online study with the vibrancy of in-person classes for a unique learning experience.

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Attend class in person at one of our convenient locations. You’ll engage face to face with your classmates and instructors as part of a highly interactive curriculum. An online learning management system may be required to access some course materials and assignments.

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Start Dates

This course is offered 100 percent online and runs from March 27, 2017, to June 9, 2017.


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College Credit

This course may earn you 3.0 college credits - what's this?