Master of Public Health in Nutrition Online Degree Program

Master of Public Health with a concentration in Nutrition

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Accelerate Your Career with Our Master of Public Health in Nutrition Program

Liberty University’s Master of Public Health (MPH) in Nutrition degree online will teach you pertinent skills necessary for a career in nutrition or a related field. Our online MPH nutrition program is designed to produce successful graduates wanting to positively impact their community through promoting healthy lifestyles. Whether your interest is career advancement, education or enhancing society, our Master of Public Health in Nutrition online degree will help you achieve a rich understanding of public health and the importance of nutrition.

This online MPH in nutrition degree will help engage your desire to impact society locally or globally through a sociological perspective regarding solutions to food-borne illness, disease prevention, and nutritional health disorders. Gain a level of expertise, under this online nutrition degree, as you enrich your understanding of basic nutrition and enhance your credentials. Through pursuing an online nutrition degree, opportunities for career advancement and new job experiences will open.

Why Choose Liberty's Master of Public Health?

Liberty University's online MPH in Nutrition program seeks to emphasize the importance of receiving quality care from professors while also ensuring that the student is prepared for career opportunities through completing their practicum. Practicum experience espouses the knowledge that students have obtained through the online MPH in Nutrition degree and real-life application. Through each step of your academic journey in this online nutrition program, Liberty's professors are available and working hard to assist students in succeeding.

Along with quality support from professors, students in this online nutrition program will have the benefits of:

  • An MPH in Nutrition degree online with courses that will prepare you to serve effectively as a public health expert in the modern world, integrating faith with learning in a professional atmosphere.
  • Having the option to finish the online nutrition degree in under two years!
  • Pursuing an online nutrition degree that allows for up to 21 credits hours transferred in from a previous accredited graduate program. That’s 50% of the online MPH in Nutrition degree!
  • Access to the nation's largest private, nonprofit university's resources.
  • Increased job opportunities in the field of Public Health Nutrition.
  • Potential certification as a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) and in Public Health (CHP)

Liberty University Highlights

  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs has not increased in three straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university. 
  • By earning your online MPH in Nutrition degree from a non-profit university whose online programs ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Liberty graduates are sought after by prestigious companies for their integrity, personal discipline, and versatility.

What are the Benefits of the Master of Public Health: Nutrition?

Pursuing an online Master of Health in Nutrition degree acts as a catalyst for those who are seeking to serve others. Our MPH in Nutrition online courses seek to prepare the student for safe practices in the production and distribution of food and have the tools to investigate food-borne diseases and illnesses. If you are an individual interested in mission or humanitarian work, this nutrition degree online will help prepare you and make you a competitive candidate for an exciting career in public health. Knowledge gained from these nutrition degree online courses will enable you to recognize a Public Health nutritional need and have the ability to address it.

Military Benefits

Are you a service member, veteran, military spouse, or Department of Defense employee? We are proud to support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts - $275 for graduate (per credit hour)
    • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as an Emergency Responder (less than $625 per course).
  • 8-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set login times.

Public Health Nutrition Online Program Format

  • 100% Online
  • 42 credit hours
  • A maximum of 50% of the program hours may be transferred if approved and allowable.
  • 8-week courses, eight different start dates each year and no set login times.

HLTH 698 MPH Practicum

  • If you have completed the following items and would like to begin your practicum, please contact the practicum coordinator, Giordana Morales,
    • Complete core and specialization courses successfully, elective courses may be taken concurrently with the practicum
    • Submit and pass your background check:
    • Mail completed agreement form to the MPH Practicum Coordinator for approval
  • For more information about MPH Practicum FAQs, documents, and contact information, please visit MPH Practicum - HLTH 698

Master’s Degree in Nutrition Degree Information and Requirements

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Potential Career Options

  • Public Health Specialist
  • Health Educator
  • School Nutrition and Food Services
  • Missionary