UNM College of Education

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Nutrition, M.S.

Screening Deadlines

Screening of Applications begins
(applications received by these dates
will be given highest consideration
for admission and financial assistance):
Summer & Fall Semester: February 1
Spring Semester: October 1

Application Deadlines:

Summer Semester: April 1
Fall Semester: May 1
Spring Semester: November 1

Degree Program: Nutrition
Degree: M.S.
Program Code: MS-NUTR

Department: Individual, Family and Community Education
Program: Nutrition and Dietetics


The Master of Science in Nutrition is designed to prepare students for careers in the field of Nutrition and Dietetics, including opportunities in management, clinical dietetics, community nutrition, and research. Students will gain advanced training in nutrition science and clinical decision making, as well as enhanced skills in designing and interpreting research studies.  It is desirable that the student has an undergraduate major in nutrition/dietetics or a closely related field. Students without prior preparation in nutrition should contact a Nutrition Graduate Advisor for more information. Our phone number is (505)-277-4535.

Program Information

Application and Admissions