M.Sc. On Campus

Dietetics and Nutrition

Florida International University

12 months
18030 USD/year
18030 USD/year
8202 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Program in Dietetics and Nutrition offers graduate studies leading to a Master of Science or a Doctor of Philosophy in Dietetics and Nutrition at Florida International University. 


The field of dietetics and nutrition is dynamic and rapidly evolving as more research is elucidated on the relationships between food, nutrition, human health and disease. With a greater emphasis on preventive health care and improved eating habits, we are committed to supporting our communities by promoting healthier lifestyles through better nutrition across diverse populations. To meet the ever-changing demands, we foster a synergistic approach to our evidence-based research initiatives.

The M.S. program in Dietetics and Nutrition at Florida International University is designed to meet the needs of professional practitioners as well as students with undergraduate degrees in related fields.


Our master’s of science degree program integrates dietetics and advanced nutrition science with research to prepare our students for successful careers. Employment opportunities for graduates are abundant in health care, wellness and food/food service industries. This MS program can serve as preliminary preparation for enrollment into a doctoral program, and career goals should be discussed with an advisor as soon as possible to ensure exceptional results.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nutrition and Biochemistry
  • Carbohydrates and Lipids
  • Proteins
  • Functions of Vitamins in Human Nutrition
  • Minerals in Human Nutrition
  • Statistical Methods in Research
  • Health Statistics
  • Graduate Seminar in Dietetics & Nutrition

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


37 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an accredited college or university or, in the case of foreign students, an accredited institution recognized in its own country as preparing students for further study at the graduate level.
  • Must have a minimum of a 3.0 Grade Point Average (GPA) on a 4.0 scale. upper division hours.
  • Admissions application.
  • Official transcripts from accredited institutions.
  • Official Proof of Degree.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    18030 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9015 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8202 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4101 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for West Miami

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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