2017 Most Affordable Online Colleges for a Master's in Nutrition

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With annual tuition rates under $13,000, the 25 online colleges on this list offer the most affordable master’s degrees in nutrition. The average tuition of these schools is $9,577, and 13 schools have tuition rates under $10,000. The top school, University of North Dakota, offers a Master of Science in Nutrition for only $5,761 per year. The programs on this list cover a wide range of topics including dietetics, public health, child nutrition, and health promotion.

You can read more about our ranked schools below or browse our 2017 rankings of the most affordable online nutrition degrees at the undergraduate level. View our methodology or learn more about SR Education Group.

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Rank College Annual Tuition
#1 #1 University of North Dakota Annual Tuition $5,761
#2 #2 Andrews University Annual Tuition $7,322
#3 #3 Mississippi State University Annual Tuition $7,752
#4 #4 Auburn University Annual Tuition $7,995
#5 #5 South Dakota State University Annual Tuition $7,996
#6 #6 University of Southern Mississippi Annual Tuition $8,030
#7 #7 Logan University Annual Tuition $8,100
#8 #8 American College of Healthcare Sciences Annual Tuition $8,550
#9 #9 North Dakota State University - Main Campus Annual Tuition $8,847
#10 #10 Central Michigan University Annual Tuition $8,880
#11 #11 Bowling Green State University-Main Campus Annual Tuition $9,000
#12 #12 University of Kansas Annual Tuition $9,810
#13 #13 The Sage Colleges Annual Tuition $9,900
#14 #14 Texas Woman's University Annual Tuition $10,118
#15 #15 Liberty University Annual Tuition $10,170
#16 #16 Arizona State University Annual Tuition $10,230
#17 #17 University of Saint Joseph - CT Annual Tuition $10,485
#18 #18 University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign Annual Tuition $10,624
#19 #19 Colorado State University-Fort Collins Annual Tuition $10,735
#20 #20 University of North Florida Annual Tuition $10,743
#21 #21 Kansas State University Annual Tuition $10,918
#22 #22 University of Nebraska-Lincoln Annual Tuition $10,962
#23 #23 New York Chiropractic College Annual Tuition $11,862
#24 #24 University of Western States Annual Tuition $12,298
#25 #25 Mansfield University of Pennsylvania Annual Tuition $12,325
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  • Annual Tuition: $5,761
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 82%
  • Example Classes:
    Biochemical and Physiological Basis of Nutrition: Macronutrients; Biochemical and Physiological Basis of Nutrition: Micronutrients; Nutrigenomics; Nutrition Counseling; Nutrition Education and Program Planning

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  • Annual Tuition: $7,322
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC and DEAC
  • Acceptance Rate: 39%
  • Example Classes:
    Fitness and Health Promotion; Integration of Spirituality in Healthcare; Program Planning and Evaluation; Vegetarian Nutrition and Disease Prevention
  • Annual Tuition: $7,752
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 65%
  • Example Classes:
    Career Skills in Food Science, Nutrition and Health Promotion; Nutritional Biochemistry of Food; Prevention and Control of Disease; Social-Cultural Aspect of Food; Vitamins, Minerals, and Supplements
  • Annual Tuition: $7,995
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 78%
  • Example Classes:
    Food Laws and Regulations; Human Nutrient Metabolism; Minerals; Nutrition in Disease Prevention; Nutrition in the Life Cycle; Vitamins

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  • Annual Tuition: $7,996
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 92%
  • Example Classes:
    Current Trends in Dietetics Practices; Research Methods in Dietetics; Vitamins and Minerals in Human Nutrition

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  • Annual Tuition: $8,030
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 58%
  • Example Classes:
    Child Nutrition Program Management; Financial Management in Child Nutrition Programs; Food and Nutrition Public Policy; Food Production Management in Child Nutrition; The Nutrition of Children
  • Annual Tuition: $8,100
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: Not Provided
  • Example Classes:
    Clinical Nutrition in Human Systems II; Gut Microbiome, Nutrition, & Behavior; Natural Therapies: Herbology & Detoxification; Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics; Nutrition Epidemiology & Health Promotion; Survey of Sustainable Food Systems
  • Annual Tuition: $8,550
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: DEAC
  • Acceptance Rate: 97%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Applied Holistic Nutrition; Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) Pathology & Protocols; Graduate Topics in Holistic Nutrition; Nutrition and Dietary Supplements
  • Annual Tuition: $8,847
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 94%
  • Example Classes:
    Dietary & Herbal Supplements; Maternal and Child Nutrition; Nutrition & Immunology; Nutrition in Wellness; Nutrition, Health and Aging; Sports Nutrition
  • Annual Tuition: $8,880
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 69%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Clinical Nutrition; Advanced Nutritional Assessment; Macronutrients; Micronutrients; Nutritional Epidemiology; Research Methods and Biostatistics
  • Annual Tuition: $9,000
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 73%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Clinical Nutrition; Family and Community Nutrition; Macronutrients for Human Nutrition; Micronutrients Through the Life Span
  • Annual Tuition: $9,810
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 93%
  • Example Classes:
    Dietary and Herbal Supplements; Motivational Interviewing in Public Health Settings; Nutrigenomics and Nutrigenetics in Health and Disease; Nutrition in Sports and Exercise; Nutritional Biochemistry; Pediatric Clinical Nutrition
  • Annual Tuition: $9,900
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 54%
  • Example Classes:
    Epidemiology for the Health Sciences; Nutrition Counseling Across the Lifespan; Nutrition Programs and Interventions: Theory & Practice; Nutrition Research: Interpretation and Communication; Weight Management

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  • Annual Tuition: $10,118
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 86%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Nutritional Epidemiology; Eating Behaviors and Eating Disorders; Nutraceuticals and Dietary Supplements; Nutrition and Gerontology; Nutrition and Women's Health; Nutritional Aspects of Vegetarianism

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  • Annual Tuition: $10,170
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC and TRACS
  • Acceptance Rate: 22%
  • Example Classes:
    Diabetes, Obesity & Eating Disorders; Food-borne Illness Prevention; Nutrition & Chronic Disease; Performance Nutrition for the Physically Active
  • Annual Tuition: $10,230
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 75%
  • Example Classes:
    Development of Healthy Cuisines; Digital Technologies in Nutrition Communication; Eating for Lifelong Health; Entrepreneurship and Value Creation; Health Communication; Preprofessional Preparation in Nutrition

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  • Annual Tuition: $10,485
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NEASC CIHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 93%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Community Nutrition; Diabetes Mellitus; Health Coaching Process and Skills; Nutrition and Cancer; Nutrition and the Gastrointestinal Tract; Renal Nutrition

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  • Annual Tuition: $10,624
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 66%
  • Example Classes:
    Chemistry of Lipids in Foods; Fermented and Distilled Beverages; Food & Industrial Microbiology; Food Chemistry; Issues in Food Safety; Membrane Separation
  • Annual Tuition: $10,735
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 81%
  • Example Classes:
    Bioactives and Probiotics for Health; International Nutrition and World Hunger; Nutrigenetics and Advanced Lipid Metabolism; Nutrition and Human Performance; Nutritional Aspects of Oncology; Women's Issues in Lifecycle Nutrition
  • Annual Tuition: $10,743
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Acceptance Rate: 57%
  • Example Classes:
    Advanced Nutrition Counseling; Advanced Public Health Nutrition; Nutrition and Dietetics Research; Nutrition Education and Counseling; Nutritional Epidemiology; Sociocultural Influences on Nutrition
  • Annual Tuition: $10,918
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 95%
  • Example Classes:
    Biobehavioral Bases of Physical Activity; Energy Balance; Nutrient Metabolism; Nutritional Assessment; Public Health Nutrition; Science of Food
  • Annual Tuition: $10,962
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Acceptance Rate: 76%
  • Example Classes:
    Maternal and Child Nutrition; Nutrition and Physical Activity in Aging; Nutrition Counseling and Education Methods; Nutrition Education in the Community; Nutritional Aspects of Oncology; Phytochemicals
  • Annual Tuition: $11,862
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: Not Provided
  • Example Classes:
    Behavioral Nutrition; Clinical Herbalism; Clinical Nutrition for Pain & Inflammation; Clinical Sports Nutrition; Drug Induced Nutrient Depletion & Herb/Drug Interaction; Therapeutic Nutrition
  • Annual Tuition: $12,298
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NWCCU
  • Acceptance Rate: Not Provided
  • Example Classes:
    Nutrigenetics and Nutrigenomics; Nutrition in Special Populations; Oxidative/Reductive Dynamics and Energy Production; Plant-Based Nutrition; Psychology of Eating and Wellness; Whole Food Supplementation
  • Annual Tuition: $12,325
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Acceptance Rate: 89%
  • Example Classes:
    Entrepreneurial Nutrition; Inferential Statistics for the Health Sciences; Nutrient Metabolism for Professionals; Pathophysiology and Nutrition Therapy; Public Health Nutrition; The Good, Bad, and Ugly of Supplements and Functional Foods

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