Benedictine University

Master of Science in Nutrition and Wellness


5700 College Road

Lisle, IL 60532

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Nutrition and Wellness

Format: Online

Program Description:

Benedictine University’s online Master of Science in Nutrition and Wellness program focuses on the interrelationships among food, nutrition and health as well as the development of crucial research professional skills for this growing field. Students are prepared to plan and design nutrition and wellness programming based on accepted research in the field. Coursework consists of: A core nutrition and wellness curriculum. Classes in research principles, resulting in the Health Research Planning Certificate. Three certificate options to customize to specific career goals and needs:Community Nutrition Engagement — focuses on tailoring programs to the specific needs of communities and clients. Nutrition Entrepreneurship - prepares students to establish and manage their own nutrition-related business or consultancy.Health Education and Promotion— explores the design, development and evaluation of health education programs.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: We offer a variety of federal, state and institutional financial aid programs. Each program has specific student eligibility requirements. In general, students must be formally admitted as degree-seeking and enrolled for a minimum number of credit hours.

Locale: Large Suburb

Size & Settings: 0-999

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