Purdue University Nutrition Science

The Science of Nutrition - The Art of Helping Others 

Research That Matters – Signature Areas

  • Metabolism and Obesity
  • Minerals, Vitamin D, and Bone Health
  • Food, Ingestive Behavior, and Population Nutrition
  • Carcinogenesis and Cancer Prevention 

Transformative Learning – Distinguished faculty train future leaders

  • Double major in dietetics and fitness
  • Highest opportunity for dietetic internship
  • Hands-on learning
  • High job placement
  • Affordable and accessible

Discovery to Delivery – From lab bench to community

  • Turning science into practice
  • Lifelong learning

Purdue: A Research One University with a Land Grant Mission


Department of Nutrition Science, 700 W. State Street, West Lafayette, IN 47907-2059(765) 494-8228, Fax: (765) 494-0674

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