Master of Science in Nutrition & Health Promotion
Simmons College

Program Details

Simmons College offers the online MS in Nutrition & Health Promotion. This program is designed for students with backgrounds in nutrition, biology, health sciences, health education, athletic training, exercise physiology and physical education. Students will develop an advanced understanding of nutrition, fitness and wellness. Students will evaluate health behaviors on a global level and seek to influence the nutrition of our population.

Sample of Program Courses:

  • Advanced Topics in Preventive Nutrition
  • Exercise Assessment and Prescription
  • Nutrition Proposal Development
  • Nutrition Research Project
  • Nutritional Epidemiology

Tracks available:

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Wellness


  • Bachelor’s degree in any undergraduate major from a regionally accredited college or university, or equivalent
  • Overall GPA of 3.0 or better is required in the prerequisite courses and the accumulative GPA
  • Official transcripts from all degree granting institutions attended

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education