FAQsHave an immediate question about the MS in Lifestyle Management & Disease Prevention program? You might find it in our “Frequently Asked Questions” section.


What is the cost of the LMDP track in Nutrition Sciences?

A complete break down of your Tuition and Fees can be found on the School of Health Professions website.

Will I be a Registered Dietitian after completion of this track?

Although the LMDP track in Nutrition Sciences does not qualify you to become a Registered Dietitian, this track provides you the opportunity to gain the knowledge and professional skills to apply nutrition for physical activity and disease prevention. You will also, gain an in-depth understanding of nutritional biochemistry, gain skills to practice basic nutrition education of the public, and the opportunity to plan community interventions to promote health throughout the lifespan.

Am I able to work full time while enrolled in the LMDP program?

The LMDP is a non-thesis track, comprised of 36 credit hours of study. A full time student will complete the program in 4 semesters. However, part-time enrollment is allowed. The LMDP program is provided entirely online to allow flexibility for students who have other obligations.