M.Sc. On Campus Online


Appalachian State University

12 months
19849 USD/year
19849 USD/year
4839 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


Nutrition from Appalachian State University has a focus on rural health. As a result of its location in northwestern North Carolina, there are many opportunities for student experience and research in topic areas such as health disparities, cultural competency and providing nutrition care to underserved populations. 


At Nutrition from Appalachian State University you will study with faculty whose research interests include rural health and the region’s traditional and current dietary practices, the interaction of nutrients and foods on physiological and athletic outcomes, behavior modification, snacking behavior, chronic disease epidemiology, local farmer’s markets, food science course pedagogy, and nutritional interventions for children with HIV.


  • Clinical Dietitian
  • Registered Dietitian
  • Director of Nutrition Services
  • Nutritionist
  • Wellness Coach
  • Care Plan Manager
  • Wellness and Benefits Coordinator
  • Sales Manager

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research Methods in Nutrition and Foods
  • Maternal and Child Nutrition
  • Nutrition for the Elderly
  • Advanced Concepts in Nutrition and Assessment
  • Dietetic Practice

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority deadline for Dietetics: Feburary 1


39 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • GRE (score must be no more than 5 years old; entrance exam may be waived for students who meet waiver guidelines)
  • Required number of references to specify in the online form: 3
  • Resume 
  • Graduate School: 3.0 GPA in the last earned degree and official scores from the appropriate admission test(s), OR 2.5 GPA in the last earned degree and official scores at the 25th percentile level from the appropriate admission test(s).
  • Submit your graduate application online.
  • Pay the online application fee
  • Mail official or certified transcript(s) from all colleges and universities attended that have been evaluated by a NACES accredited credential evaluation service.
  • Provide proof of English proficiency.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    19849 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    19849 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 19849 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4839 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4839 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Boone

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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