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Graduate Certificate in Human Nutrition Science

Promoting Health through Advanced Nutrition Study

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Designed to advance nutrition knowledge and enhance your professional or personal life, the Graduate Certificate in Human Nutrition Science is the only graduate certificate in nutrition in the Denver metro area. Few things are more elemental to health promotion and disease prevention than nutrition. This convenient hybrid program provides up-to-date information relevant to your professional career or personal life.

Benefits of Earning a Graduate Certificate at MSU Denver

At MSU Denver, quality education is the focus. Our advanced curriculum provides a solid foundation of knowledge in nutrition. Our Graduate Certificate in Human Nutrition Science offers:

  • Convenient hybrid classes, allowing you to balance your certificate coursework with your life demands.
  • 8-week course blocks, providing timely course progression and completion of the certificate.
  • 12 credit hours of coursework, focused on building your expertise in advanced nutrition topics.
  • Continuing education, meeting continuing education requirements for many healthcare professions.
  • Culturally responsive curriculum, leading to more well-rounded knowledge of health and disease.
  • Small class sizes, providing more interaction and connection with peers and faculty.
  • A diverse faculty and student population, encouraging depth of thought in and out of the classroom.

Important Deadlines

For Spring 2022, the priority deadline is October 1, 2021. Acceptance after the priority deadline is only granted if space in the program is available. The final application deadline for Spring 2022 is December 1, 2021.

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West Classroom 240
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Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Advising Hours:
Call us at 303.615.0990 to schedule an advising appointment.

Mailing Address:
Nutrition Department
MSU Denver
Campus Box 33N 
PO Box 173362
Denver CO 80217-3362

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