They say you are what you eat — caring for your patients' nutritional needs can make all the difference in their overall health.
You'll develop an advanced understanding of nutrition, fitness and wellness. Our students evaluate health behaviors on a global level and seek to influence the nutrition of our population. We also have a nutrition entrepreneurship concentration for students interested in developing entrepreneurial ventures in the food and nutrition field.
The Simmons campus is surrounded by world-renowned teaching hospitals and research facilities that offer internships and career opportunities. You'll cultivate leadership skills by engaging in small, focused classes and mentoring relationships with nationally-recognized faculty.
Our program is designed for students with backgrounds in nutrition, biology, health sciences, health education, athletic training, exercise physiology and physical education. You'll be prepared for a wide range of careers as health educators, researchers and more.