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

Learning Pace


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Simmons College is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

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

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV