Dietetics and Nutrition, M.Sc. | University of Kansas | Lawrence, United States
12 months
39347 USD/year
39347 USD/year
17241 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The University of Kansas Department of Dietetics and Nutrition offers a Master of Science in Dietetics and Nutrition with course work in the biochemical, clinical and behavioral aspects of nutrition – from “bench to bedside to behavior”.


Why choose KU?

The master's degree in Dietetics and Nutrition program at the University of Kansas stands apart from others for many reasons, including the outstanding faculty and the flexible program design (12-15 credit hours of electives). This allows students to study full-time or part-time to meet individual career objectives. Many courses are offered in the evening or online to accommodate busy schedules. Thesis and non-thesis options are available.

Located in an urban academic health care center, KU provides students with opportunities not available at smaller universities or health care facilities. KU is a “good value” – high quality for reasonable cost – according to the U.S. New and World Report.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Methods of Research
  • Advanced Macronutrients & Metabolism
  • Biostatistics
  • Advanced Micronutrients & Metabolism
  • Scientific Writing for the Nutritional Sciences

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Read the nonacademic technical standards carefully. Accepted applicants will be asked to indicate if the Nonacademic Technical Standards can be met with or without accommodation.

  • Personal goals statement: please explain your personal and professional goals and why you are interested in this academic program. Copy-and-paste as plain text into the designated field in the online application.
  • Resume
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • References: Applicants will enter the names and contact information (including email addresses) of three (3) individuals into the online application. The system will then prompt each person to submit the reference online.
  • Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39347 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 39347 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    39347 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39347 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    17241 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17241 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Lawrence

900 - 1400 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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