Your application to the PhD in Nutrition Sciences is completed through the UAB Graduate School admissions process. Please click “Admissions” to find additional information about application deadlines, how to apply, and admission requirements.
Students who are enrolled in the PhD in Nutrition Sciences program complete coursework through a planned, structured, yet flexible program of study that is tailored to meet your needs. Being in an environment that fosters novel learning and use of cutting edge technology, your learning experience will facilitate both scholarly proficiency and in-depth understanding about nutrition sciences. Our coordinated and interdisciplinary courses will help you transcend boundaries and allow you to succeed in professional and academic arenas.
Have an immediate question about the PhD in Nutrition Sciences program? You might find it in our “Frequently Asked Questions” section. We have also included the program’s best contact information at the bottom of the FAQ section just in case your question is not answered there.
See what our students are up to. In their own words, learn what they have achieved at UAB and why they chose UAB. NIH-funded research, national awards, mentorships with internationally renowned faculty and much more highlight the Department of Nutrition Sciences student experience.
The Department of Nutrition Sciences world-class faculty consists of educators, scholars and researchers who create a culture of discovery, collaboration and innovation. They embrace social responsibility, healthy lifestyles and visionary thinking. Our faculty are internationally renowned and have achieved the highest honors in their fields. They pride themselves in providing exceptional on-the-spot training and lifelong mentoring.