Master of Science in Nutrition / Nutrition & Education Counseling
University of North Dakota

Program Details

UND offers the online MS in Nutrition with a concentration in Nutrition & Education Counseling.

This degree prepares you to:

  • assess nutrition education needs of diverse and at risk groups
  • develop and implement behavior theory approaches while considering unique cultural needs
  • evaluate the effectiveness of nutrition interventions for individuals and groups
  • apply educational theory, research and experiential knowledge in nutrition education and counseling activities
  • demonstrate advanced professional practice skills in nutrition education and counseling


  • Requires a one-week campus visit
  • Completion of a bachelor’s degree or higher in nutrition, dietetics or closely related field from a regionally accredited college/university
  • A cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 for all undergraduate work
  • A graduate or undergraduate course in statistics within the last five years
  • Proof of English language proficiency, if applicable

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission