Master of Public Health – Nutrition

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Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) – Nutrition

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

Are you passionate about positively impacting your community and promoting healthier lifestyles? The effects of diabetes, obesity, and eating disorders in today’s world are becoming impossible to ignore. Liberty’s Master of Public Health – Nutrition will train you to create solutions to these and other health problems in your community and around the globe.

By studying principles of nutrition, food-borne illness techniques, and chronic diseases, you’ll not only be equipped to recognize public health nutritional needs but you’ll be equipped to work toward solutions that can help people live fuller lives. Whether you want to pursue your passion for health consulting in your own community or do missions or humanitarian work around the world, Liberty’s online public health degree can help you establish a solid foundation in this critical field.

Our M.P.H. in Nutrition online courses prepare you for safe practices in the production and distribution of food as well as the tools needed to investigate food-borne diseases and illnesses.

In less than 2 years, our online nutrition degree can help you become a competitive candidate for a fulfilling career in public health and nutrition. Whether your interest is career advancement, education, or enhancing society, our Master of Public Health in Nutrition will equip you to reach new professional heights and shape a better world by championing what matters to you. And that’s what matters to us.

Liberty’s public health programs are accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

What Will You Learn in the Master of Public Health in Nutrition Courses?

Our online nutrition degree offers a blended approach to learning through online health and nutrition courses and hands-on practicum experience in your local community. Here are some of the topics you will study:

  • Principles of Nutrition
  • Diabetes, obesity, and eating disorders
  • Performance nutrition for the physically active

A practicum is an incredible opportunity to get real-world experience that can be used to secure career opportunities after graduation and give you practical application for your training. The M.P.H. in Nutrition allows you to explore the world of public health first-hand while still completing your nutrition degree online.

Potential Career Options for Master of Public Health – Nutrition Graduates

  • Food inspector
  • Health educator
  • Public health specialist
  • School nutritionist

Benefits of Liberty’s M.P.H. in Nutrition Online

As a leader in distance education since 1985, we understand what it takes to create a flexible and affordable education for busy people. Since we have been investing in distance and online learning for decades, our experience has taught us how to streamline our degree options so you can focus on what really matters to you. While many schools offer online degrees, we believe Liberty stands out.

Here’s what sets us apart:

  • By earning your online M.P.H. in Nutrition degree from a nonprofit university whose online programs are ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you can be set apart from others in your field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in 4 straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university.
  • Experience increased job opportunities in the field of public health.
  • Liberty’s public health programs are accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).
  • Receive potential certification as a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) and Certified in Public Health (CPH).

Military Benefits for Online Graduate Students

Service is important to us, so whether you’re currently serving in the Armed Forces, have served, or are married to someone who serves, we’re here to serve you. Liberty’s military benefits are available to:

  • Active duty service members of the U.S. Armed Forces
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/retirees
  • Spouses of service members and veterans/retirees
  • Current Department of Defense employees

We are proud to support you in your pursuit of a flexible and affordable online education degree by offering you the following benefits:

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

 

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Credit Hours

1.5

Years (Avg.)

Class Type

100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer Credits

Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total

Next Start Date

Jan 13, 2020

Accreditation

CEPH

Experience that Matters to You

As an accredited Christian college with a 7,000+ – acre campus in Lynchburg, Virginia, Liberty University offers you an education that is both academically challenging and rooted in a biblical worldview.

At Liberty, you’ll benefit from 30+ years of learning, growing, adapting, and innovating for the distance learner — and more than a decade of researching the needs of the online student. You can be confident that we’ve taken the time to learn what’s important to you.

And what’s that?

  • Affordability
  • Accessibility
  • Academic Quality

These important factors challenged us to find new financial solutions, get ahead of industry trends, and blaze trails into cutting-edge career fields — and it’s paid off. That’s the difference experience makes.

We’re now ranked in the top 1% of online schools and universities for affordability, accessibility, and academic quality.

– by BestColleges.com

Why Choose Liberty University?

Enjoy Flexible Courses

Choose from a wide variety of programs at the associate, bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral level, most of which are 100% online*. With an 8-week format and 8 start dates per year, it’s easy to fit your courses around your schedule!

* excludes licensure, certification, and some doctoral programs

Maximize Your Time

Start and finish your degree faster! Liberty requires no standardized testing for admission, and you can transfer previous course credit — transfer in up to 75% of a bachelor’s degree and up to 50% of a master’s degree — or discover how your life, career, or military experience may count toward your college degree.

Grow in Your Faith

All of our courses are taught from a Christian perspective and our faculty sees themselves as mentors. Our mission is to Train Champions for Christ — we’re committed to championing you as you study to go further in your field, become a leader in your industry, or start a new career.

Access Academic Support

Throughout your educational journey you will have access to academic resources that will aid in the completion of your degree. Services include our online library, writing center, tutoring, study aids, IT assistance, 30+ tutorial videos, live webinars, and personalized help from our academic advising team.

Liberty’s online courses give you the ability to choose when and where you study.

Why We’re Nonprofit

As a nonprofit (not-for-profit) university, Liberty is in the business of training skilled professionals to make a difference in the world – not gaining profit, revenue, or producing dividends for shareholders. In keeping with our commitment to your education, we invest our resources back into degree programs and into your student experience.

While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a non-profit university and has not increased tuition in four straight years. Lower tuition means less student loan debt for students.

For Liberty University, nonprofit is more than a status; it is the valuable opportunity to invest in the lives of students who will go out and impact the world.

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Tuition Comparison

Tuition amounts are for an entire degree and all tuition rates and credit hour requirements are based on data published on competitor’s websites as of 11/28/18. Therefore, this information is believed but not guaranteed to be accurate. All tuition data and credit hour requirements are for online programs. Individual institutions may charge additional fees above published tuition costs. Rates are subject to change.

 


 

Financing Options

Financial Aid

87% of all Liberty students in an online program are awarded financial aid.

Corporate Tuition Assistance

Deferred – If your company reimburses you for the cost of your education, you submit your grades to your employer who pays you, and then you pay for your classes.

Tuition Discounts

Qualified military service members, veterans, and their spouses can receive up to 55% off their tuition rate for eligible programs!

Contact one of our Admissions Counselors for more information by calling (800) 424-9595.