Nutritional Sciences: Dietetics (Internet-Based Program), MS

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2019-2020. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 36 Hours

Program Core:
STAT 5013Statistics for Experimenters I3
NSCI 5123Research Methods in Nutritional Sciences3
NSCI 5963Environmental Scanning and Analysis3
Hours Subtotal9
OSU Nutritional Sciences Core Credits and Non-Thesis Creative Component
NSCI 5033Macronutrients in Human Nutrition3
NSCI 5043Micronutrients in Human Nutrition3
NSCI 5843Non-thesis Graduate Capstone3
Hours Subtotal9
Select 18 hours from the following:18
Financial Management and Cost Controls in Dietetics
Functional Foods for Chronic Disease Prevention
Grant Writing for the Professional
Advanced Nutrition for Exercise and Sport
Nutrition in Wellness
Entrepreneurship in Food Service and Dietetics
Advanced Nutrition Across the Life Span
Contemporary Issues in Nutrition
Dietary and Herbal Supplements
Nutrition and Physical Activity in Aging
Maternal and Child Nutrition
Childhood Nutrition
Nutrigenomics and Nutrigenetics
Obesity Prevention Across the Lifespan
Global Nutrition and Food Security
Advanced Nutrition Education and Counseling
Advanced Medical Nutrition Therapy
Fundamentals of Leadership in Dietetics
Advanced Community Nutrition
Health Care Administration
Nutritional Epidemiology
Nutrition in Immunology
Nutrition and Cancer
Clinical Aspects of Nutrition Support
Hours Subtotal18
Total Hours36

General Graduate College Requirements

  • A minimum Grade-Point-Average of 3.00 is required
  • A minimum Grade of "C" is required in all degree applicable courses
  • No courses utilizing the Pass-No Pass grading system are permitted
  • GRAD 5082 or GRAD 5092 may not be used to meet degree requirements

Additional Graduate College Masters Degree Requirements

Plan I (coursework with thesis)

  • A minimum of 30 credit hours
    • A minimum of 24 coursework credit hours comprised of:
      • 6 research or creative component credit hours
      • 21 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer hours with "B" or better)
      • 21 credit hours at 5000- or 6000-level

Plan II (coursework without thesis)

  • A minimum of 32 credit hours
    • A maximum of 3 credit hours of research or creative component
    • A minimum of 23 in-residence credit hours (maximum of 9 transfer credit hours with "B" or better)
    • A minimum of 21 credit hours at the 5000- or 6000-level