Is UW-Madison accredited?
What are the entry requirements for the Online Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition?
- Have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or its equivalent and a minimum grade point average of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale
- Have completed the following prerequisite courses:
- General Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry
- Biological Sciences
- Human Nutrition
- Clinical Nutrition
- Apply to the UW-Madison Graduate School. Your application must include a statement on your reasons for applying; three letters of recommendation; TOEFL scores if applicable; and unofficial transcripts submitted through the Graduate Portal.
How many credits do I need to earn an Online Master’s of Science in Clinical Nutrition?
How many hours should I commit to studying each week?
- While study needs vary from student to student, for graduate-level coursework, you should plan on studying at least three hours per credit hour (e.g. for a three-credit course, you will want to at least 9 hours per week).
Will I be eligible to take the Registered Dietitian registration examination upon completion?
- The online Master’s of Science in Clinical Nutrition does not take the place of an ACEND-accredited Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD).
Do I need to come to UW-Madison for exams and/or projects?
- No campus visits required.
Is credit for life experience available?
- We do not offer credit for life experience.
How long will it take to complete the Online Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition?
- You can complete this program in as little as one year, or you may choose to complete it at your own pace.
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