M.Sc. On Campus

Nutrition and Dietetics 40 - Credit Clinical Nutrition

12 months
2020 USD/credit 80800 USD/year
2020 USD/credit 80800 USD/year
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The Nutrition and Dietetics 40 - Credit Clinical Nutrition MSc program from New York University offers advanced training for students seeking to attain the Registered Dietitian (RD) credential.


The goals of the Nutrition and Dietetics 40 - Credit Clinical Nutrition MSc program from New York University are to provide you with the knowledge and skills to:

  • Educate individuals and the public on food choices that will optimize health and prevent disease

  • Apply nutrition principles and diet assessment to the treatment of diet-related disease conditions

  • Manage human, financial, and physical resources to improve the nutritional care of individuals and population groups

  • Help improve the nutritional status of individuals and population groups

  • Monitor trends and issues in the discipline of nutrition, and translate this information into curriculum, education, and training programs

  • Apply research principles and methods to the examination of current problems in nutrition and health

Careers and Outcomes

Graduates are currently employed in a variety of positions, including:

  • Clinical dietitians or managers of nutrition programs in hospitals, clinics, and long-term care facilities

  • Members of clinical specialty teams in pediatrics, internal medicine, family medicine, infectious-disease surgery, gastrointestinal, cardiovascular, and critical care services

  • Counselors of patients with chronic conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, obesity, and hypertension

  • Community nutritionists in government or private programs 

  • Private nutrition consultants to the general public, health care agencies, weight management programs, government agencies, and the food industry

  • Staff members of health departments, federal agencies such as the USDA, National Institutes of Health, and the Food and Drug Administration

  • Nutrition teachers in schools, colleges, universities, and health programs

  • Project officers of philanthropic foundations

  • Roles that focus on nutrition education, media, and communications of food, nutrition, and health

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • New Graduate Student Seminar
  • Research Methods
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Nutrition - Focused Physical Assessment

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


40 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Résumé/CV
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Letters of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • Proficiency in English

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    80800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2020 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    80800 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2020 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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