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Nutrition & Dietetics Degree

Offered at: Boulder County, Larimer, Westminster, Online

Earn an Associate of Science (AS) degree that prepares you to transfer to Metropolitan State University-Denver. This pathway provides you the opportunity to earn two degrees from MSU Denver – a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics and a Master of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics.

Multiple Career Paths

Starting in 2024 students who want to pursue the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RD/RDN) professional credential will be required to have a M.S. degree. The M.S. degree in Nutrition and Dietetics at MSU Denver can be obtained in 5 years by starting this pathway and continuing on an accelerated track. The Nutrition and Dietetics program offers an exciting career path with a variety of opportunities in healthcare and wellness and 15% projection in job growth.

See Nutrition & Dietetics Degree and Course Information

Transfer Degree

With the A.S. degree you can enter as a junior majoring in Nutrition and Dietetics at the following four-year schools:

  • Metropolitan State University-Denver

Nutrition & Dietetics Transfer Program

This program can be completed 100% Online. Learn more about our Online Degree & Certificate Offerings.

Have questions? Be sure to talk with an advisor when selecting your courses to ensure you will complete your degree on time with the classes you need.

Annual Salary

Jobs Entry Average Experienced
Registered Dietician Nutritionist
$48,880
$65,540
$73,770

Colorado Department of Labor and Employment (2021) 

* Degree with designation