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Master of Science in Nutrition & Human Performance

Empower yourself by nourishing others. A career in nutrition will give you the opportunity to promote natural good health, treat and even prevent disease and help others live life to the fullest.

ACADEMICS ONLINE

Master of Science in Nutrition & Human Performance

Empower yourself by nourishing others. A career in nutrition will give you the opportunity to promote natural good health, treat and even prevent disease and help others live life to the fullest.

Change Lives From the Inside Out

Whether treating medical conditions in a hospital or nursing home, helping athletes improve performance, or teaching communities how to optimize wellness, nutritionists are making a difference for people of all ages from all walks of life. With job demand expected to grow 15% by 2026, a master’s in nutrition is a smart next-step in building a career you’ll love.

Blending advanced research and sound clinical applications, Logan’s MSNHP will empower you to analyze a patient’s diet and health status, assess nutritional deficiencies and food allergies and provide evidence-based nutrition and lifestyle guidance. Offered 100% online, the program is a convenient, affordable way to enhance your current chiropractic, fitness or teaching practice, or embark on totally new career.

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Offering MS in Dietetics with garaunteed supervised experiential learning

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Program Highlights

Is a Master’s in Nutrition Right for You?

If you have a passion for natural health care, a fascination with food and a desire to heal, our award-winning master’s in nutrition is your entrée to a rewarding new profession. Or, enhance your current chiropractic, medical or training practice by adding nutrition counseling to your services.

Your Degree, Your Schedule

Advance your education from virtually anywhere. Logan’s master’s degrees are offered 100% online with three 15-week trimesters per year with your choice of part- or full-time course load, so you can start and complete your program on the schedule that works best for you.

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Certifications

Graduates of Logan’s master’s in nutrition program are well-prepared to sit for a number of independent certification exams, including the Certified Clinical Nutritionist (CCN) and the Certified Sports Nutritionist (CISSN) exams.

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A Focused Education

Customize your degree with a concentration in one of four in-demand areas: Sports & Fitness Nutrition, Nutritional Wellness, Health Education & Promotion, Integrative Nutrition & Practice and our exclusive new Registered Dietitian program.

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Faculty & Curriculum

Bringing industry experience and a holistic approach to nutrition education, 85% of our world-class faculty have terminal degrees. Our curriculum integrates fundamentals of nutritional biochemistry, metabolism, health and wellness with cutting-edge research methods to give you a comprehensive, evidence-based education.

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Paths to Success

MSNHP graduates apply their training in variety of fields, including public health, education, nutrition and health communication, consulting, fitness centers and athletic organizations, as well as enhancing patient care in their current chiropractic or medical practice.

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Chiropractic, Sports Sciences & Nutrition: A Winning Combination

Logan dual-degree graduates serve as the official chiropractors for the Division 1 teams at the University of Missouri and the University of Memphis. Logan students have the opportunity to advance their clinical skills through internships with several college athletic programs.

Chiropractic, Sports Sciences & Nutrition: A Winning Combination

Logan dual-degree graduates serve as the official chiropractors for the Division 1 teams at the University of Missouri and the University of Memphis. Logan students have the opportunity to advance their clinical skills through internships with several college athletic programs.

Program Learning Outcomes

With an MSNHP from Logan, you’ll be prepared to asses and design nutritional plans to maximize human performance, provide to serve as an integral member of patient’s health care team, and more.

1. Communication

Demonstrate effective communication skills and techniques

a. Demonstrate effective written communication skills.

b. Distinguish beneficial motivational /or follow up strategies based on behavioral theories.

c. Develop a discipline-specific research topic and approach.

 

2. Higher Order Thinking

Evaluate the dynamic nature of nutrition that influence metabolism.

a. Solve problems by applying evaluative standards.

b. Compare and contrast the aspects of being a consumer of information in the various media sources.

c. Explain physiological function of essential vitamins and minerals.

 

3. Managing Information

Integrate evidence-based research information.

a. Evaluate sources of information to make evidence -informed decisions.

b. Compare and contrast the aspects of being a consumer of information in the various media sources.

c. Evaluate the principles of the science of nutrition

 

4. Valuing

Develop nutrition information to benefit individuals, societies and special populations.

a. Contrast effects of genetic background on chronic disease prevalence and prevention.

b. Apply cultural sensitivity in developing nutritional care plans.

c. Describe cultural competency

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Admission Requirements

No GRE necessary. Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university with a minimum 2.5 GPA in your qualifying bachelor’s degree.

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Tuition & Fees

Our MSNHP is completely online, saving you time and travel costs. For current tuition, fees and estimated expenses, click below.

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2018-2019 Academic Degree Plan

View trimester by trimester the courses you’ll take throughout your Master of Science program.

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2019-2020 Academic Degree Plan

View trimester by trimester the courses you’ll take throughout your Master of Science program.

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2017-2018 Course Descriptions

Graduate ready to excel through with such industry-current courses as health policy, nutrition science, gut biome, nutrition and behavior, and lifecycle nutrition.

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2018-2019 Course Descriptions

Graduate ready to excel through with such industry-current courses as health policy, nutrition science, gut biome, nutrition and behavior, and lifecycle nutrition.

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2019-2020 Course Descriptions

Graduate ready to excel through with such industry-current courses as health policy, nutrition science, gut biome, nutrition and behavior, and lifecycle nutrition.

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Nutrition Degree Concentrations

Tailor your degree to match your interests and goals with a concentration in one of four in-demand specialties.

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