What bachelor’s degree is required for admission to the Benedictine University Master of Science in Nutrition and Wellness program?
Applicants must have a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited university and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 point scale.
What are the nutrition and science course prerequisites for the program?
There are no course prerequisites. The program is designed to be sequential, integrating prerequisite knowledge through the graduate coursework.
Is there a GRE exemption policy?
A GRE score is not required for the program. Applicants may submit a GRE score as part of their application if desired. References and Letter of Intent will receive more weight in application process without a GRE score.
What is the time commitment for the online MS in Nutrition and Wellness courses?
In general, plan on spending about 15 to 20 hours a week on your coursework.
How long does it take to complete the MSNW program?
It takes about two years.
Will I need to visit the campus?
You will do all the required MSNW coursework online via the Internet. You may elect to visit campus for the graduation ceremony.
What kind of support does Benedictine University offer its students?
Technical support for the online program is available 24/7.