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Degree

Master of Public Health - Nutrition and Dietetics

master

Degree

Master of Public Health - Nutrition and Dietetics

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $4,833 CAD

  • Application fee

    $120 CAD

  • Duration

    2 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    75 out of 100

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 01-February-2021 2021-02-01

Overview

Master of Public Health - Nutrition and Dietetics

This program stream offers an advanced program of study for students who have completed a bachelor's degree in the field of dietetics and wish to pursue a career in dietetics or community nutrition. It offers an opportunity for advanced academic study in the area of public health with a qualifying internship that will permit practice in the field of dietetics. Students complete 6 core courses, 2 seminars, a general Dietetics of Canada (DC) accredited dietetics internship, and a research project. Students will develop skills in the area of wellness maintenance, public health nutrition, and disease prevention. The program is only available on a full-time basis. Students will complete the program in 24 consecutive months.

Funding Information:
     Memorial University does not provide funding to students entering course-based graduate degrees.
Dietetic Internship:
     The internship is accredited by Dietetics of Canada and provides students with the opportunity to work in a health care setting.  Full-time                  placements are currently available in regional health authorities in Newfoundland and Labrador.
Employment Opportunities:
     Students graduating from this program can expect to find employment in government, hospital, or health-related organizations.

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$6,780

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,536
Accommodation 1 bed room $1,947
Tuition 1 person $4,833

Hourly wage

Min wage

13.70 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

1. Appraisal forms completed by two referees
2. Official university transcript(s)
3. Statement of interest
4. Proof of English proficiency

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
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TOEFL

80
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PTE

58
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Students who have completed secondary schooling, an undergraduate program, or a graduate program at a recognized institution where the language of instruction is English will normally not require an English proficiency test. If the institution is located outside of Canada and/or the language of instruction is not clearly indicated on the official transcript, applicants are advised to provide a letter from their university stating the language of instruction.

Academic background and requirement

1. Have successfully completed an undergraduate dietetics program accredited by Dietitians of Canada (DC) and provide written verification of same. A downloadable form is available on Dietitians of Canada website. 2. Have a minimum academic average of 75% over the last 2 years of full-time study 3. Pre-requisite Course: successful completion of a post-secondary level statistics course

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