Dr. Christine A. Karpinski, PhD, RD, CSSD, LDN
College of Health Sciences
West Chester University
West Chester, PA 19383
The Department of Nutrition is now accepting applications for the first cohort (Fall 2016) of the Master of Science (MS) degree in Community Nutrition. The MS in Community Nutrition is a research-focused program for those seeking an advanced degree in community nutrition. The MS promotes nutritional health and disease prevention in communities with an emphasis on vulnerable populations. The curriculum (33 credits) is offered in an online format and includes courses representing nutrition science, applied nutrition, and research techniques. The program culminates with a capstone paper.
Elective courses can be chosen from the following:
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis for the fall and spring semesters. The following materials are required from all applicants for the MS in Community Nutrition:
For more information, please contact Graduate Coordinator Dr. Mary Beth Gilboy.