Human Nutrition

The Human Nutrition certificate offered by the School of Food and Agriculture is 100% online and is a 12-credit program. The certificate will work to offset the demand for well-educated professionals in the field of Human Nutrition and Dietetics.

Educational objectives

  1. Critically assess current research and apply evidence-based practice in the nutritional assessment and care of individuals or populations.
  2. Strengthen competencies in the field of Human Nutrition.

For more information, contact the Graduate Coordinator.

Students who are currently enrolled in a master’s degree program through the Graduate School and who wish to pursue an approved graduate certificate program simultaneously must apply for admission to the certificate program before one-half of the required credits are completed.

Degrees offered: Graduate Certificate

Application deadline: Rolling

Test Required: None

Contact: Kate Yerxa

Contact Email: kate.yerxa@maine.edu

Program Website: Human Nutrition