Enhance your knowledge in nutrition and dietetics with flexible, convenient online learning.
As the Nutrition profession continues to evolve, the master's degree is increasingly becoming the first professional credential expected in the field.
Our online Nutrition graduate program:
Provides the flexibility and convenience you need so that you can work while earning this degree
Is comprised of a 30-credit science-based curriculum
Includes the study of health promotion, nutrition through life's stages, and the latest research on nutrition-related diseases
Is specifically designed to enhance and update the knowledge of nutrition or dietetics professionals who already have a background in the field
Allows you to design your own curriculum to make your coursework relevant to you and your own professional goals
Can be customized to help those with a science background become versed in the science of Nutrition
Admission Requirements For All Students:
Application and non-refundable $50 application fee
Sealed transcript of a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution and any additional graduate coursework
Transcripts from all colleges or institutions attended
Minimum GPA of 3.0
Two professional letters of recommendation with cover sheet
A letter of intent explaining your interest and pursuit of the M.S. Nutrition program
The Nutrition Planned Program of Study form
NO GRE or other exam required
Prerequisites For Students Without A B.S. In Nutrition:
The following three prerequisite courses must be taken with a grade of B or better before consideration of any student without a B.S. in Nutrition:
The University of Saint Joseph is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges Inc., a non-governmental, nationally recognized organization whose affiliated institutions include elementary schools through collegiate institutions offering post-graduate instruction.