2020-2021 Graduate Catalog

Master of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics

36 credits

Concentration 1: DI-Research

Research component, 12 credits from


EDPS 641Introduction to Statistical Methods

3

or

EDPS 642Analysis of Variance

3

or

HSC 683Principles of Epidemiology

3

or

HSC 687Statistical Theory and Methods in Health Science

3

NUTR 697Research Methods in Nutrition and Dietetics

3

THES 698Thesis

1 TO 6

Total Credit Hours:12

Students must take THES 698 for 6 credits.

Nutrition core, 24 credits from

NUTR 642Nutrition Assessment

3

NUTR 647Carbohydrates, Proteins, and Lipids

3

NUTR 648Vitamins and Minerals

3

NUTR 680Supervised Practices in Food Systems Management

3

NUTR 681Supervised Practice in Nutrition Therapy

3

NUTR 682Supervised Practice in Community Nutrition/Business/Entrepreneur

3

6 credits from 600-level NUTR courses

6

Total Credit Hours:24

Concentration 2: DI-Applied

Total Credit Hours:36

Research component, 6 credits from

EDPS 641Introduction to Statistical Methods

3

or

EDPS 642Analysis of Variance

3

or

HSC 683Principles of Epidemiology

3

or

HSC 687Statistical Theory and Methods in Health Science

3

NUTR 697Research Methods in Nutrition and Dietetics

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Nutrition core, 24 credits from

NUTR 642Nutrition Assessment

3

NUTR 647Carbohydrates, Proteins, and Lipids

3

NUTR 648Vitamins and Minerals

3

NUTR 680Supervised Practices in Food Systems Management

3

NUTR 681Supervised Practice in Nutrition Therapy

3

NUTR 682Supervised Practice in Community Nutrition/Business/Entrepreneur

3

6 credits from 600-level NUTR courses

6

Total Credit Hours:24

6 credits from Electives inside or outside the Department of Nutrition and Health Science

Total Credit Hours:6

Concentration 3: Research

Research component, 12 credits from

EDPS 641Introduction to Statistical Methods

3

or

EDPS 642Analysis of Variance

3

or

HSC 683Principles of Epidemiology

3

or

HSC 687Statistical Theory and Methods in Health Science

3

NUTR 697Research Methods in Nutrition and Dietetics

3

THES 698Thesis

1 TO 6

Total Credit Hours:12

Students must take THES 698 for 6 credits.

Nutrition core, 15 credits from

NUTR 647Carbohydrates, Proteins, and Lipids

3

NUTR 648Vitamins and Minerals

3

9 credits from 600-level NUTR courses

9

Total Credit Hours:24

9 credits from Electives inside or outside the Department of Nutrition and Health Science (no more than 6 credits from 500-level courses)

Total Credit Hours:9

Concentration 4: Applied

Research component, 6 credits from

EDPS 641Introduction to Statistical Methods

3

or

EDPS 642Analysis of Variance

3

or

HSC 683Principles of Epidemiology

3

or

HSC 687Statistical Theory and Methods in Health Science

3

NUTR 697Research Methods in Nutrition and Dietetics

3

Total Credit Hours:6

Nutrition core, 18 credits from

NUTR 647Carbohydrates, Proteins, and Lipids

3

NUTR 648Vitamins and Minerals

3

12 credits from 600-level NUTR courses

Total Credit Hours:18

12 credits from Electives inside or outside the Department of Nutrition and Health Science (no more than 6 credits from 500-level courses)

Total Credit Hours:12

Total Credit Hours: 36