109 University Square
Erie, PA 16541
105 Commercial Center Drive
Ruskin, FL 33573
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Gannon University’s nutrition and human performance program combines your interests in both nutrition and sport science to give you a solid basis in biological sciences, nutrition and exercise science. Learn how nutrients fuel the body and affect your mind, examine diseases, and gain extensive training in exercise and nutritional science to prepare you for a rewarding career working with elite athletes or in clinical settings.
Gain real-world knowledge through key nutrition and human
performance courses including:
Nutrition and Health: Learn how to address various health
and medical conditions by developing nutritional plans for all
weight and health conditions.
Advanced Sport Nutrition: Explore nutrients as they
relate to sports, fitness and human performance through an
Nutritional Assessment: Use anthropometric measurements, family, personal and medical histories, dietary intake, and psychosocial factors to draw conclusions to develop nutritional interventions.
Our nutrition and human performance program is designed
for your success. Through curriculum flexibility and high-quality educational opportunities, you can:
Nutrition and Human Performance
“My experience in the nutrition and human performance program at Gannon University was all that I could have asked for. The program allowed me to explore my passions for nutrition and exercise as they relate to each other. The faculty truly care about you as a person and will push you to reach your potential as a student or anything you may be involved in. The program’s academics are excellent.”
Samantha Bigley ‘20 School of Public Health and Health Sciences
“My program experience has been one I feel I could not get anywhere else. The Gannon faculty and staff have taken me in and treated me like family since day one. It is an indescribable feeling to be surrounded by an army of people that wish nothing but success for me and my future.”
Phone: 814-871-7240Toll Free: 1-800-426-6668
Office Location:Gitnik Manse162 W. Sixth St.