Master of Science in Food & Nutrition Studies
Ohio University

Program Details

Whether you’re just getting started in the dietetics field or want to advance your career, the online Master of Science in Food & Nutrition Studies is a wise choice. In this program, you will gain advanced general knowledge while benefiting from the ability to concentrate on an area of interest.

Coursework examines food and nutrition issues from a wide range of perspectives. Students will use technology and critical-thinking skills to interpret relevant research. The program culminates in a professional project consisting of a case study, curriculum, program evaluation, research proposal, research project, or community engagement.

Students can choose a focus area from topics including:

  • Pediatric nutrition
  • Gut microbiome
  • Diabetes
  • Geriatric nutrition
  • Global Health
  • Sports nutrition
  • Functional Foods
  • Food biotechnology

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Ohio University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent