MPH in Nutrition
Deepen your knowledge of this growing field with an MPH focused on nutrition.
UMass Amherst’s MPH in nutrition prepares you to tackle the most complex modern-day nutritional issues and their relationship to the health of communities.
The first fully online public health master’s of its kind, the 47-credit program gives nutrition, public health, and health care professionals the education to pursue a variety of career paths.*
You’ll join students with diverse experiences from across the country and the world and learn both from faculty and each other.
Our online program combines a foundation in public health theory and practice with a primary focus on how nutrition impacts health, from epidemiology to public health policy. You’ll come away with the skills to make a meaningful difference in public health nutrition.
MPH in nutrition course requirements:
- Four Public Health core courses (12 credits)
- Five Nutrition core courses (15 credits)
- One leadership course (3 credits)
- Two graduate level electives (6 credits)
- Practicum (3 credits)
- Final Capstone project (3 credits)
*Note: SARA guidance