In order to enhance your studies, the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition (FSHN) offers five undergraduate minors:
Food and society minor (PDF)
Food safety minor (PDF)
Food science minor (PDF)
Nutrition minor (PDF)
All minors have the following requirements:
- At least 15 credits must be taken, including at least 6 credits taken at Iowa State University in courses numbered 300 or above.
- The minor must include at least 9 credits that are not used to meet any other college or university requirement.
- The same courses may not be applied to two different minors.
Prerequisites: You must complete prerequisite requirements for courses included in the minor.
To add a minor
If you are interested in a minor, complete a Request for Minor Form and schedule a meeting with a departmental academic adviser for approval of coursework for your minor.
Food Safety minor
3344 Food Science Building
Other FSHN minors
220 MacKay Hall
Or stop by the department office in 220 MacKay Hall to sign up for an appointment with an academic adviser.