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Clinical Nutrition (MS)



  • Dr. Randal Buddington
  • Beth Egan
  • Dr. Robin Roach
  • Dr. Terra Smith
  • Dr. Marie van der Merwe
  • Dr. Ruth Williams-Hooker
Clinical Nutrition Preceptor Coursework

Typical Four Year Sequence

Note: In cases of students who already have completed a dietetic internship, course substitutions for Clinical Practice Courses can be made to enable practitioners to pursue advanced specialty interests.

New Curriculum Course Sequence

Semester One-Fall

NUTR7412        Cellular Nutrition I

NUTR7204        Perspectives in Nutrition Practice Throughout the Life Cycle

NUTR7205        Nutrition in Acute and Chronic Illness I

EDPR7523         Applied Educational Research

NUTR7402        Internship


Semester Two- Spring

NUTR7422       Cellular Nutrition II

NUTR7305       Nutrition in Acute and Chronic Illness II

HPRO7780       Seminar in Counseling

NUTR7522       Clinical Nutrition and Food Service Management

NUTR7402       Internship


Semester Three- Summer

NUTR7405       Pharmacology for Nutrition Professionals

NUTR7415       Professional Issues in Nutrition

NUTR7481       Clinical Internship in Nutrition


Semester Four- Fall

NUTR7481      Clinical Internship in Nutrition

NUTR7482       Residency

NUTR7996       Thesis OR      

NUTR7950       Masters Project


Note: Courses above add up to more than the 42 hours in the program because NUTR7402 is a legal requirement for external GA’s, not actually part of your program.

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