Offering an array of customizable pathways tailored to align your educational experience with your professional and personal goals, the Master of Science in Applied Nutrition (MSAN) degree program at the University of New England Online empowers you to shape your educational experience. Whether you are:
the MSAN program has a pathway for you! Explore the 3 pathways below.
MS in Applied Nutrition
MS in Applied Nutrition RDN to MSAN
MS in Applied Nutrition Dietetics Focus
Professionals looking for a career in nutrition but do not have their RDN and are not looking to earn their RDN
Current Registered Dietitian Nutritionist who are looking for their master’s degree
Students looking to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (see our MSAN Dietetics Focus)
36 Credit Hours
27 Credit Hours
48 Credit Hours
6 enrollment periods a year
3 enrollment periods a year
Rolling provisional admissions
~ 2 years
~ 2 years
This pathway does not lead to RDN credentialing, and a verification statement cannot be provided upon completion.
Current RDNs can earn up to 405 CPEU hours
Successful graduates of the MS Applied Nutrition, Dietetics focus, will receive a verification statement allowing them to sit for the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist registration exam, administered by the Commission of Dietetic Registration (CDR).