University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point

University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point

Nutritional Sciences


Room 312, Communication Arts Center

University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point

Stevens Point, WI 54481

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. - Nutritional Sciences

Format: Campus

Program Description:

You will gain the expertise needed to be competitive professionally within the area of community nutrition. Sustainable food systems and community development knowledge and skills are increasingly essential to solving the health and nutrition problems in our populations. Professionals entering this field must be skilled in examining the food system, program planning and evaluation, community development, and leadership, and grant writing. Our 30-credit M.S. degree can be completed in 18 months, while a 2-day/week-class schedule can accommodate working students. Depending upon personal goals, students may choose to complete either a thesis or project option. Limited enrollment allows our faculty to provide personal attention in helping you plan your individual career goals. The Nutritional Science and Dietetics Unit is within the School of Health Promotion & Human Development whose mission is to train professionals who will create healthy living environments in communities throughout Wisconsin and the nation and whose motto is "a legacy of caring".


National Wellness Institute

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 30

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 488 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 8055 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 17826 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Distant Town

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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