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Apr 17 2014

Water-Energy Nexus Conference in China Tackles Global Issues

Apr 16 2014

NYIT Celebrates M.B.A. Graduation at JUFE

Apr 10 2014

NYIT Anatomy Professors Awarded NSF Grant for Evolutionary Studies

Apr 04 2014

NYIT Expert to Lecture on Nation’s Physician Shortage and Poverty

Apr 03 2014

NSF Grant Supports NYIT’s “Clean Water Matters” Workshop in China

Apr 18 2014

Student Programming Association Presents Les Once on Broadway

Apr 21 2014

“Year of Turkey 2014” Webinar: Video-Conferencing Using Zoom

Apr 21 2014

Internship Certificate Program - Orientation II

Apr 22 2014

Citation Workshop

Apr 22 2014

Citation Workshop

Graduate Program in Clinical Nutrition

Mission

The Clinical Nutrition program offers an all online graduate program to meet a variety of professional needs. The Master of Science in Clinical Nutrition is a clinically focused program that integrates biomedical and nutrition sciences to develop an understanding of medical nutrition therapy. The program is available in a flexible format that can be accessed by students from diverse backgrounds.

Overview of the Program

Students with a baccalaureate in nutrition and students at all levels of allied health and medical education can use this program to integrate nutrition into professional study.

Program Learning Outcomes

        1. Examine nutrient characteristics, food sources, bioavailability and utilization of nutrients within the body.
2. Formulate plans for maximizing wellness and prevention of chronic disease.
3. Assess pathophysiology, risk factors and clinical manifestation  of diseases related to nutrition.
4. Evaluate  the normal and therapeutic nutrition needs of adults and children and
design appropriate  dietary plans based on individual and group needs.
5. Review, evaluate and critique professional nutrition research and resources.
6. Compose written and oral presentations geared to lay and professional audiences.

Program is 36 Credits and can be competed completely online. Students can take courses at their own pace. See the graduate curriculum.

Please note that this program does not include all coursework and clinical experience for becoming a registered dietitian. If you do not have a previous nutrition background and wish to practice as a registered dietitian, please visit the Web site of the American Dietetic Association. Requirements for state licensure/certification vary from state and this program alone is not sufficient for licensure/certification in most states.

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