Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition
Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences

Program Details

Take your place in the increasingly popular field of nutrition with this masters in nutrition online degree.  Nutrition is now recognized as a preventive measure and treatment for chronic diseases, raising the demand for professionals who are able to provide evidence-based nutritional therapy, research, and education.  Gain the knowledge, skills, and behaviors necessary to develop and implement effective and evidence-based nutrition-related services to help individuals and the public live healthier lifestyles.  Curses provide both clinical and scientific knowledge in such topics as:

  • Nutritional sciences
  • Whole food nutrition
  • Responsible use of dietary supplements
  • Physiology
  • Self-care

Real-world knowledge and applications are provided, including a Virtual Health Center Experience that allows students to practice their new knowledge and skills in a safe, virtual training environment.

Practical courses advance careers while incorporating special industry-specific training and certifications into the curriculum.  Graduates are prepared to sit for the Certified Nutrition Specialist exam.

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • 2.75 GPA preferred, but others encouraged to apply