Clinical Associate ProfessorProgram Coordinator | Nutrition
CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
CLINICAL ASSOCIATE PROFESSORDirector of Didactic Program in Dietetics
CLINICAL ASSISTANT PROFESSORDirector of Masters of Science with Dietetic Internship
Elevate your educational training and experience in the field of nutrition with advanced coursework that enhances your knowledge, skills, and confidence and prepares you to take the next step in your career. Throughout our intensive, two-semester master’s degree you will receive focused guidance from experienced mentors, be challenged to think critically, and gain experience in applied research and science communicaton.
Credit Hours: 32 | Courses: 10 | Program Length: 1 year
About the Nutrition program
WHY GET YOUR MASTER’S DEGREE IN NUTRITION?
Earning a master’s degree demonstrates advanced understanding of nutrition science and the role of nutrition in human health. Our curriculum is designed to position students for employment opportunities in a variety of sectors (e.g., community nutrition, public policy, sales, higher education, government or non-profit, media/communications). This program also meets the needs of individuals seeking to increase their academic training for highly competitive programs (dietetic internships, medical school or other health professions).
WHY CHOOSE UNH FOR YOUR DEGREE?
This master’s degree in nutrition places emphasis on active participation in small class settings and is well-suited to students who seek a challenging but supportive environment. The curriculum includes experiential learning opportunities to build research, nutrition care, food system, epidemiology and communication skills to give students a strong foundation for work in a variety of clinical, community or research settings, or for further study in graduate or professional schools. The UNH nutrition program offers state-of-the-art assessment and teaching facilities including a simulation clinic and an applied research laboratory. Current UNH students considering a master’s degree in nutrition may qualify for our accelerated degree option. This allows students to complete both their bachelor’s and master’s degrees in five years.
POTENTIAL CAREER AREAS
- Community nutrition
- Government agencies
- Higher education
- Nonprofit organizations
- Public health
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