Students in our Certificate Programs come from a variety of backgrounds, but are all interested in learning more about the intricate impacts food and nutrition make on every part of life. From business to communications and health care to farming, understanding the complexities of topics in the world of food and nutrition creates new connections and perspectives. Click on the links below for more in-depth stories from our students or learn more about all of the programs we offer!
The process of obtaining a Master's degree in public health, and a master's level certification in health education gave Rachel Lendner the skills to motivate people to adopt healthy behaviors. However, she never had to take a basic nutrition science class. Lendner wanted to feel more confident in the material she was presenting as a health educator, and answer questions that came her way on a deeper level.