M.Sc. On Campus

Nutritional Sciences

University of Michigan

24 months
50646 USD/year
50646 USD/year
25230 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
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Nutrition has become a topic of growing national and global interest in the past decade, with intensifying research and scholarship related to topics like obesity, chronic disease risks, food safety and security, global hunger and undernutrition, and the environmental and health impacts of agriculture. The Nutritional Sciences is offered at the University of Michigan.


The interdisciplinary nature of these issues, and the multi-dimensional and collaborative study and problem-solving related to them, is a hallmark of the University of Michigan Nutritional Sciences program. 


Researchers and other experts are creating and applying new knowledge about diet and human nutrition to improve public health and to advance our understanding of contemporary nutrition issues.

From nutrigenomics and epigenetics to the clinical and community translation of Nutritional Sciences, the faculty at the University of Michigan School of Public Health provide a breadth of knowledge, skills, research opportunities, and hands-on experiences to students who are seeking a robust curriculum and educational experience in cellular, physiological, epidemiological, global, and public health nutrition.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Applied Biostatistics
  • Strategies and Uses of Epidemiology
  • Principles and Methods of Epidemiology
  • Principles of Nutritional Science
  • Metabolism of Vitamins and Minerals
  • Nutrition Seminar 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate preparation in the basic sciences, i.e. biology, inorganic and organic chemistry, biochemistry, and human physiology. 

Applicants must submit:

  • a completed application
  • statement of purpose
  • transcripts of all previous academic records, 
  • results of the Graduate Record Examination or MCAT
  • three letters of recommendation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    50646 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50646 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    50646 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50646 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    25230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25230 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Ann Arbor

1025 - 1870 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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