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Master of Science in Nutrition Education
Help Others Learn to Make Healthy Choices
Be a nutritional advocate with an online Master of Science in Nutrition Education
Leave a legacy within your community! The online Master of Science (MS) in Nutrition Education from American University gives you the advanced knowledge and skills to help positively affect the lives of others through nutritional awareness, community programs and ongoing education. The curriculum combines nutrition science and behavioral change, and includes:
Graduates obtain advanced credentials to help secure a position in a variety of settings, including health care and education.
Continue on Your Path for Certification
This program provides a stepping stone to the Certified Nutrition Specialist® ™ credential. Additional coursework in clinical nutrition, bio/life sciences, and biochemistry, beyond what is included in this program, as well as supervised practice experience, are necessary for CNS® eligibility.
At American University, our smart, passionate and engaged students and faculty focus their knowledge to create meaningful change. Our strengths in international service and public affairs inspire our sense of social responsibility and a dedication to cultural and intellectual diversity. We’re defined by our global perspective, practical idealism and a dedication to public service.
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Locale: Large City