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24 Masters of Science in Nutritional Science 2020

A Master of Science, or MSc, is an internationally recognized academic achievement bestowed upon students who complete coursework and testing related to a specific industry or subject matter. The Master of Science is generally regarded as something that boosts earning potential and career opportunities. Just what is an MSc in Nutrition? This intensive, science-based program of study aims to prepar… Read more

A Master of Science, or MSc, is an internationally recognized academic achievement bestowed upon students who complete coursework and testing related to a specific industry or subject matter. The Master of Science is generally regarded as something that boosts earning potential and career opportunities.

Just what is an MSc in Nutrition? This intensive, science-based program of study aims to prepare participants for rewarding and lucrative careers related to the nutritional sciences. Common topics of study often include dietetics, physical activity and food science, among related areas, and additional attention is often given to particular subgenres of nutrition and nutritional science, such as obesity prevention, sports nutrition, school nutrition and nutrition for expectant mothers.

Many graduates of nutrition master’s degree programs find that they are able to earn more money and are qualified for higher-prestige positions than they were before obtaining the advanced degree. A master’s degree is also generally required of those hoping to teach nutrition at the college or university level.

Because of considerable variation among tuition costs for MSc in Nutrition programs due to factors such as program popularity and physical geography, students seeking entry into a particular course program should contact that school directly for timely enrollment information.

Many who effectively earn the MSc in Nutrition go on to work as nutritionists or community, management or clinical dietitians. Others find ways to utilize their knowledge and skillset within the nonprofit sector. Some work as nutritional program administrators for schools, continuing care facilities or government organizations, while others choose to teach the subject within a variety of academic or private settings.

Many well-respected schools spanning the globe offer online nutrition master’s degree programs, and many of these programs are outlined in broader detail in our database. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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University of Tampa - Sykes College of Business
Tampa , USA

The Master of Science in Exercise and Nutrition Science (M.S.-ENS) prepares students to work in government, business, the sports industry and in education as practitioners on ... +

The Master of Science in Exercise and Nutrition Science (M.S.-ENS) prepares students to work in government, business, the sports industry and in education as practitioners on professional interdisciplinary teams. The program is for students seeking a strong foundation for further study and research including those pursuing a terminal degree. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
University of Roehampton London
London , United Kingdom

Gain the essential skillsets as a nutritionist to help improve people’s health and well-being in the context of the malnutrition, obesity, metabolic response to injury and chr ... +

Gain the essential skillsets as a nutritionist to help improve people’s health and well-being in the context of the malnutrition, obesity, metabolic response to injury and chronic disease. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences
Kaunas , Lithuania

The master program Food Sciences aims to educate qualified professionals able to use food research results at food factories and develop new products complying with the demand ... +

The master program Food Sciences aims to educate qualified professionals able to use food research results at food factories and develop new products complying with the demands of customers and satisfying their needs for healthy nutrition. In addition, graduates get competences in human resource management, organization of production process and confidence for quick self-adjustment to continuously changing the market. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Surrey
Guildford , United Kingdom

Our superb facilities and reputation in this field mean our MSc in Human Nutrition will equip you for a successful career in this field. Supported by internationally renowned ... +

Our superb facilities and reputation in this field mean our MSc in Human Nutrition will equip you for a successful career in this field. Supported by internationally renowned researchers, you’ll have the exciting opportunity of conducting an original research project in your chosen area of nutrition. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Oct 2020
Campus
 
University of Helsinki
Helsinki , Finland

The Master’s Programme in Human Nutrition and Food-Related Behaviour (HNFB) focuses on human nutrition, food-related behaviour and food consumption from the perspectives of pu ... +

The Master’s Programme in Human Nutrition and Food-Related Behaviour (HNFB) focuses on human nutrition, food-related behaviour and food consumption from the perspectives of public health nutrition, nutrition physiology and the social sciences. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English, Finnish, Swedish
Aug 2021
15 Jan 2021
Campus
 
Leeds Beckett University
Leeds , United Kingdom

Dietitians make a vital contribution to people's health and wellbeing. On this course, you will learn the theory and practice of nutritional science so that you can register w ... +

Dietitians make a vital contribution to people's health and wellbeing. On this course, you will learn the theory and practice of nutritional science so that you can register with the Health and Care Professions Council as a qualified dietitian. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
Manchester Metropolitan University
Manchester , United Kingdom

How can you help an obese client to manage her weight? Which foods should a client with kidney disease avoid? What effect does fructose have on a child’s health? Through this ... +

How can you help an obese client to manage her weight? Which foods should a client with kidney disease avoid? What effect does fructose have on a child’s health? Through this one-year course, you’ll develop the skills and knowledge to work as a nutritionist in both the health and food sectors. You’ll study the theory behind nutritional sciences, exploring topics from food guidelines to biochemistry to the distribution and control of disease. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
University of Notthingham, Faculty of Science
Sutton Bonington , United Kingdom

This course is designed for health and social care professionals seeking to develop nutrition as a new specialism within their clinical practice. The programme is offered over ... +

This course is designed for health and social care professionals seeking to develop nutrition as a new specialism within their clinical practice. The programme is offered over one to six years on a modular basis, so you can complete the diploma or full masters degree to meet your individual continuing professional development needs. This programme has been specially developed by professionals in the Division of Nutritional Sciences, in the School of Biosciences. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
American University Online
Washington , USA

Be a nutritional advocate with an online Master of Science in Nutrition Education. Leave a legacy within your community! The online Master of Science (M.S.) in Nutrition Educa ... +

Be a nutritional advocate with an online Master of Science in Nutrition Education. Leave a legacy within your community! The online Master of Science (M.S.) 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. -
MSc
Part-time
20 months
English
Sep 2020
Online
 
George Washington University - School of Medicine and Health Sciences Online
Washington , USA

GW's MSHS in Integrative Medicine (INTM) with a concentration in Nutrition will prepare you to provide integrative nutrition counseling and help patients at any age increase t ... +

GW's MSHS in Integrative Medicine (INTM) with a concentration in Nutrition will prepare you to provide integrative nutrition counseling and help patients at any age increase their quality of life by preventing or managing diet-related illness and chronic disease. Prepare to sit for the Certified Nutrition Specialist® (CNS) exam with an optional 1,000 hours of hands-on practical experience. -
MSc
Full-time
2 years
English
Aug 2020
Online
 
University of Westminster
London , United Kingdom

Nutrition has long been recognised as a vitally important determinant of health status within both industrialised and industrialising countries. Significant changes are occurr ... +

Nutrition has long been recognised as a vitally important determinant of health status within both industrialised and industrialising countries. Significant changes are occurring in the profile of nutritional problems. Many countries continue to face problems of malnutrition and micronutrient deficiencies, but countries in economic transition also face the public health challenge of rising rates of diet-related chronic disease, such as obesity and coronary heart disease. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Campus
 
University of Stirling

The University of Stirling is one of only six universities worldwide approved to provide this Masters conversion course in sports nutrition – an increasingly vital part of com ... +

The University of Stirling is one of only six universities worldwide approved to provide this Masters conversion course in sports nutrition – an increasingly vital part of competitive sport at every level. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
6 - 12 months
English
Campus
 
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Champaign , USA

Flexibility in classes and career options are hallmarks of the food science and human nutrition PSM program. Explore career options in the food, pharmaceutical, and ingredient ... +

Flexibility in classes and career options are hallmarks of the food science and human nutrition PSM program. Explore career options in the food, pharmaceutical, and ingredient sectors, while putting your expertise in nutrition and food science combined with business skills. Illinois PSM students work closely with faculty and other students, including those in the research-based M.S. and Ph.D. programs. Student events provide opportunities to meet people from business, industry, government, and other institutions to learn more about opportunities and challenges in the food science and human nutrition field. -
MSc
Full-time
18 months
English
Aug 2020
Campus
 
Cardiff Metropolitan University
Cardiff , United Kingdom

The MSc Dietetics degree is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and is accredited by the British Dietetic Association. It enables graduates with a PG Di ... +

The MSc Dietetics degree is approved by the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) and is accredited by the British Dietetic Association. It enables graduates with a PG Diploma in Dietetics who are registered with the HCPC to complete a 60 credit dissertation module. -
MSc
Full-time
English
Campus
 
Logan University
Chesterfield , USA

With curriculum blending research and sound clinical applications, graduates of the Master of Science in Nutrition and Human Performance program will learn to analyze diet and ... +

With curriculum blending research and sound clinical applications, graduates of the Master of Science in Nutrition and Human Performance program will learn to analyze diet and health status, assess nutrition deficiencies as well as food allergies, and offer patients evidence-based nutrition and lifestyle recommendations. -
MSc
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 5 years
English
Sep 2020
Online
 

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