The University of Akron School of Nutrition and Dietetics offers the following Graduate Program:

Master of Science (M.S.) in Nutrition & Dietetics

  • Experienced, dynamic faculty with expertise in community nutrition, sports and wellness nutrition, and nutritional therapy
  • Much of the program can be completed in the evening
  • Practica available in diverse practice areas
  • Applied and community-based research opportunities available
  • Graduate students at the University of Akron frequently win the Ohio Dietetic Association's Student Research Award
  • Campus readily accessible for commuting students
  • Graduate Assistantships available

This 40-credit program includes a 5-credit thesis and the opportunity to select courses to meet individual needs and professional goals. The University of Akron Master of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics is not a route to becoming a Registered Dietitian (RD). Students with an undergraduate degree other than nutrition should investigate our Post Baccalaureate Option, which is a route to become a Registered Dietitian (RD).

For more information on the Master of Science Degree in Nutrition & Dietetics, contact Katie Logsdon 330-972-7319.

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