Diet and Exercise

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The Diet & Exercise program combines the study of nutrition and exercise science. You will study advanced nutrition and physical activity concepts while completing both a bachelor’s and master’s degree. The program meets requirements of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Didactic program to apply for accredited internships, take the exam, and become a registered dietitian, as well as those of the American College of Sports Medicine to take the exam for certification as a health fitness specialist.

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