Maryland University of Integrative Health

Maryland University of Integrative Health

Master of Science in Nutrition and Integrative Health - Community Nutrition Education

Address:

Office of Graduate Admissions

7750 Montpelier Road

Laurel, MD 20723

United States

Phone:

1-800-735-2968

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Nutrition and Integrative Health - Community Nutrition Education

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The Master of Science in Nutrition and Integrative Health integrates traditional systems and nature-based knowledge of food and health with contemporary biochemical and physiological perspectives of the complex role of nutrition in human health. While building foundational skills in the sciences and introductory nutrition, students enhance the scope of their knowledge and skills by selecting an area of concentration in Community Nutrition Education, Herbal Medicine, or Human Clinical Nutrition. The program is one of the few integrative master’s degree programs in nutrition in the country.

 

Community Nutrition Education:

  • Prepare graduates to take leadership roles in the field of nutrition education and behavior change in a variety of settings including individual, community, and government.
  • Prepare graduates to assess population needs, assets, and capacity for nutrition education
  • Provide experiential training in a community setting

Depending on Area of Concentration, the degree is 50 or 58 credits and can be finished in 2 – 4 years. The program is delivered in online, hybrid, and on-campus formats.

Accreditation:

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Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Other separate health profession school

Locale: Large Suburb

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