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Medical Nutrition

Arizona State University

12 months
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About

This Medical Nutrition MSc program from Arizona State University is designed for current and future health care professionals, including gap-year students, those who have completed their bachelor's degree but have not yet secured admission to medical, veterinary, dental, osteopathic, physician assistant or similar schools

Overview

This Medical Nutrition MSc program from Arizona State University is also designed for current medical students, residents, fellows and practitioners in the aforementioned fields who seek to develop a strong knowledge base in the nutritional sciences and its application in the health care field.

Students develop competence in nutritional biochemistry and its application in health maintenance, the treatment of disease and disease prevention. Training in therapeutic diets, nutrition guidelines and supplement and functional food usage is integrated into coursework and culminating experiences. Self-directed learning using evidence-based nutrition research and case studies is emphasized, and students develop interpretive expertise and nutritional assessment techniques to use in clinical practice. Proficiency in reading and interpreting nutrition research is a key program goal.

Career Opportunities

Career opportunities include:

  • dentist
  • medical doctor
  • nurse
  • pharmacist
  • physical therapist
  • physician assistant

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics in Research
  • Food and Nutrition Across the Lifespan
  • Medical Nutrition in the Care and Prevention of Disease
  • Chronic Inflammation and Metabolic Syndrome
  • Complementary Nutrition
  • Ethics and Policy of American Diets
  • Nutrigenomics

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must fulfill the requirements of both the Graduate College and the College of Health Solutions.
  • Applicants are eligible to apply to the program if they have earned a bachelor's or master's degree, in any field, from a regionally accredited institution. A previous bachelor's or master's degree in nutrition, public health, biology, chemistry or related field is preferred. 
  • Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in the last 60 hours of their first bachelor's degree program, or applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 (scale is 4.00 = "A") in an applicable master's degree program.

All applicants must submit:

  • graduate admission application and application fee
  • official transcripts
  • GRE scores
  • three letters of recommendation
  • one page personal statement
  • proof of English proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10372 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10372 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    10372 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 10372 USD per year during 12 months.

Funding

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