NS MS with Dietetics Concentration Sample Schedule

Sample Schedule 2020-21 Masters of Science (MS) Nutritional Sciences with Dietetics Concentration
Course number Course name Credits Day(s) Time
FALL - Year 1
BIOSTAT 521 Applied                Biostatistics 3 TTH (lecture and lab) 10:00-11:30 am
NUTR 630 Principles of Nutritional Sciences 3 MW    1:00-2:30 pm
NUTR 642   Community Nutrition 3 MW 10:00-11:30 am
NUTR 688 Research Topics in NS (year-long) .5 W 3:00-4:30 pm
NUTR 698* Research  1-6 Arranged  
EPID 600 Intro to Epidemiology 3

MW (lecture)                M(discussion)

11:30-1:00 pm
NUTR 869 Innovations in Nutrition Research 1 M 4:00-5:00 pm
WINTER - Year 1
BIOSTAT 522 or  Biostatistical Analysis for Health-Related Studies 3 TTH   8:30-10:00 am
NUTR 620 Multivariate Analysis of Nutrition-related Studies
NUTR 540 Maternal and Child Nutrition 2 F 8:30-10:30 am
NUTR 631 Metabolism of Vitamins and Minerals 3 MW 1:00-2:30 pm
NUTR 688  Research Topics in NS (continued) .5 W 3:00-4:30 pm
NUTR 869     Innovations in Nutrition Research 1 M 4:00-5:00 pm
NUTR 701 Research Methods in Nutritional Sciences 2 T 2:00-4:00pm
NUTR 698* Research 1-6 Arranged  
PUBHLTH 511** Nutrition and Public Health 2 TH 1:00-3:00 PM
MS students must also complete the Foundations of Public Health modules.
SUMMER RESEARCH
FALL - Year 2
NUTR 585  Food Service Management 2 W 5:00-7:00pm
NUTR 636 Medical Nutrition Therapy I 3 MW 1:00-2:30 pm
NUTR 639***  Pathophysiology of Obesity 3 MW 8:30-10:00 am
NUTR 698 Research 1-6 Arranged  
WINTER - Year 2
NUTR 547 Food Science 2 Th 12:00-2: pm
NUTR 637 Medical Nutrition Therapy II 2 F 10:30-12:30 pm
NUTR 640 Nutrition Assessment 3 TTH 10:00-11:30am
NUTR 646 Nutritional Counseling 3 M 1:00-4:00 pm
NUTR 698   Research 1-6 Arranged  
NUTR 699 Thesis 1 Arranged  

*Students must register for at least 6 credits total during MS degree.

**Students can select either PUBHLTH 511 or NUTR 640. We recommend NUTR 640.

***Suggested but not required.