The M.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics prepares graduates to earn the Registered Dietitian credential and provide nutrition education and consultation, evaluate patients/clients and provide dietary assessments and recommendations in hospital, education and community settings.
The M.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics is a full-time program offered in a hybrid format with courses taking place at the Glassboro, NJ campus. It requires the completion of 30 graduate semester hours (8 courses). The Supervised Practice (internship) may be completed at any facility in the United States or abroad that is approved by the nutrition and dietetics accrediting body, ACEND. The M.S. program is a track for graduates to earn the Registered Dietitian credential.
The following courses make up the M.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics program.
Note: The courses listed above are not official and are subject to change. For an official list of available courses please visit the Rowan Global section tally.
The following is a list of items required to begin the application process for the program. There may be additional action or materials required for admission to the program. Upon receipt of the materials below a representative from the Rowan Global Admissions Processing Office will contact you with confirmation or indicating any missing items.
Official transcripts from all colleges attended (regardless of number of credits earned)
Two letters of recommendation
Letters of recommendation should be from professional administrators and include information, which attests to applicant's ability to pursue a graduate degree
Current professional resume
Minimum undergraduate cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale)
Verification statement indicating student completed a medical nutrition therapy focused undergraduate degree
Start Dates & Application Deadlines
The chart below details available entry terms for the M.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics program as well as corresponding application deadlines. Submitting the Application Form is only the first step to beginning the admission process. All of the required materials listed above must be received on or before the application completion deadline for your desired entry term to be considered for admission to that term. We encourage you to complete the application form and begin submitting your materials at least one month before the deadline indicated.