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Clinical Nutrition - Licensed Health Professional Track

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Master
24 months
Duration
15100 USD/year
15100 USD/year
6100 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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Apply date
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Start date

About

UT Southwestern has been a leader in clinical nutrition education for nearly 30 years. Today, our Master of Clinical Nutrition–Registered Dietitian/Licensed Health Professional Track gives registered dietitians and other licensed health professionals a powerful way to enhance their credentials in this life-changing profession.

Overview

UT Southwestern offers a host of significant advantages for your advanced training in clinical nutrition:

  • Our location on a large medical center campus provides an ideal environment for the in-depth study of clinical dietetics and medical nutrition therapy.
  • You’ll have the opportunity to learn with other highly qualified students, develop patient care skills as you work beside experienced clinicians, and explore research questions.
  • Your learning opportunities will include patient care in world-class teaching hospitals and clinics, as well as exposure to current nutrition research through the Center for Human Nutrition.
  • You’ll learn with expert faculty members who are actively involved in research, patient care, community outreach, and consultation in a range of areas, including nutrition and chronic conditions, heart and lipid disorders, obesity prevention, and menu and food product analysis.
  • You don’t need a Bachelor’s degree in nutrition to apply. Just complete the prerequisites and a Bachelor’s degree in any field.
  • We’re located near the heart of Dallas, a thriving center for health care, business, education, and the arts.

Put the proven strength of UT Southwestern in your corner as you advance your career in clinical nutrition. We’re dedicated to your success.

Accreditation

UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the bachelor (B.S.), masters (M.A./M.S./M.S.C.S./M.P.A.S./M.R.C), doctoral (Ph.D./D.P.T.) and medical professional (M.D.) degrees.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nutrition Care Process
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy in Chronic Care
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy in Acute Care
  • Health Care Research
  • Nutrition in Metabolism
  • Nutrition Research

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

When you submit your application, please mail us:

  • Three letters of recommendation from instructors, employers, undergraduate advisors, volunteer supervisors, academic/research mentors, and other people who know you and your abilities
  • Original transcripts from all of the colleges you’ve attended
  • Your GRE scores. (Scores are acceptable within five years of taking the exam.) Our GRE school code is 6686.
  • TOEFL scores if you’re an international student

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30200 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    15100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 30200 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    6100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12200 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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Clinical Nutrition - Licensed Health Professional Track
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