Master of Science in Dietetics
University of Northern Colorado

Program Details

Teach others how to incorporate good nutrition into their health plans with a Master of Science in Dietetics. Graduates of this program can create positive change in people’s lives by providing the tools they need to live healthy lifestyles, meet nutritional and performance goals, and recover from illness.

After completing this master’s in nutrition online, professionals can become Registered Dietitian Nutritionists. All academic coursework can be completed in two years online, while an internship track can be completed in three years with the addition of in-person hands-on learning opportunities. Through this program, students will develop advanced skills in critical thinking and leadership valuable in the nutrition field.

Classes cover topics such as:

  • Nutrient metabolism
  • Public health nutrition
  • Nutrition counseling methods
  • Nutrition communication
  • Research methods

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Northern Colorado is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)