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Nutrition and Wellness, M.Sc.

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The Nutrition and Wellness degree is designed for students who have a Bachelor of Science degree in dietetics, nutrition, a life science or a physical science. 


Why Study Nutrition and Wellness at Madonna University?

  • The Job Outlook is 16% growth for Dietitians and Nutritionists between 2014 and 2024, much faster than the national average according to the U.S. Department of Labor
  • Gain experience solving problems related to sustainable food systems and motivating clients to change food behaviors
  • Conduct research to solve a current nutrition-related problem in your area of interest
  • Stay competitive in your field. By 2024, all new dietitians will be required to have a Master’s degree
You will study the latest food trends in NFS 5320 Food Behaviors and Motivations; analyze controversial food issues in NFS 5870 Sustainable Food Systems; and investigate the role of nutrition in disease prevention and health promotion in NFS 6350 Obesity and Chronic Disease. Dietitians and nutritionists are professionals who promote health and manage disease by helping clients set specific goals. As a graduate student studying nutrition, you will work one-on-one with a professor to design a unique research project to answer a research question of interest to you.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research and Educational Practice
  • Health Care Informatics
  • Food Behaviors and Motivations
  • Sustainable Food Systems

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

    • Admission requirements for International students on F-1 Student Visa
    • International Student Application Checklist
    • Non-native Speaker of English – English Proficiency Testing
    • Applicants should request official transcripts from each institution of higher learning they attended as an undergraduate or graduate student. Only official transcripts sent to the Graduate School will be accepted for admission credentials.
    • Applicants should also request two professional associates or college instructors to complete the Recommendation Form. 
    • Once the application file is complete, applicants are scheduled for an admission interview.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    885 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    885 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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Living costs for Lovejoy

  • 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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