Department Chair: Lucy McProud

The Department of Nutrition, Food Science, and Packaging at San José State University was the first nutrition department in the California State University (CSU) system. Both Baccalaureate and Masters Degrees in Nutritional Science are offered. The department offers a strong academic program through a variety of courses and experiences in nutrition, food science, foodservice management, nutrition education, sports nutrition, and packaging.


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Faculty Publications

Master’s Theses and Graduate Research