The Department of Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology (NST) offers a minor in Nutritional Sciences. The coursework for the minor addresses topics in human nutrition and nutrient function. Elective options range from Nutrition in the Community to Metabolic Regulation to Human Diet.


  • The Nutritional Sciences minor requires a minimum GPA of 2.5 and the completion of 15 units.
  • All courses must be taken on the Berkeley campus for a letter grade.
  • No course substitutions are allowed.

How to Declare

Students should file the Minor Declaration Form during the semester before the term they plan to graduate.


Minor Advisor: 
Jay Sevilla
260 Mulford Hall
University of California 
Berkeley, CA 94720-3100
View our advising hours schedule here