This 30-credit online Professional Science Masters in Applied Nutrition (non thesis) provides knowledge and skills in the area of clinical nutrition in addition to PLUS courses to enhance professional skills. Please visit our website at https://nutrition.cals.arizona.edu/professional-science-masters-program
Created to provide students with training in advanced nutritional sciences as well as professional skill development through the completion of PLUS courses, the Professional Science Masters in Applied Nutrition will prepare graduates to successfully compete for jobs in the nutrition workforce. The Professional Science Masters in Applied Nutrition program is responsive to the challenges faced by today's nutrition professionals, and provides a path to advancement outside of the traditional, research-intensive M.S. degree.
Tuition for those accepted into the program is $650 per unit for both residents and nonresidents. Do not use Bursars Tuition Table.
The Professional Science Masters in Applied Nutrition in the Department of Nutritional Sciences at The University of Arizona is designed to provide new insight and skill-building activities in areas to promote positive clinical outcomes in today's health care environment, including:
Thank you for considering the Department of Nutritional Sciences at the University of Arizona for your graduate studies!
The Nutritional Sciences Department at the University of Arizona offers traditional graduate research programs leading to a Master of Science degree and a Doctor of Philosophy degree in Nutritional Sciences under the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
The Nutritional Sciences Department also offers online graduate programs, including a Graduate Certificate in Applied Nutrition designed to be completed in only 8 months and a Professional Science Masters in Applied Nutrition (non thesis) designed to be completed in 18 months.
Professional Science Masters in Applied Nutrition program applicants must meet the following minimum requirements:
Required test(s): No GRE required
This program does quality for financial aid (required to take at least 6 units a semester). Please refer to this website for more information regarding financial aid: http://financialaid.arizona.edu/graduate-students
Students accepted into the Professional Science Masters in Applied Nutrition must complete the following courses to earn the degree:
All courses will be fully distributed through online course tool platforms and technology. Practicum coursework does require work in the field of nutrition/health/wellness in the community setting.