Nutrition Sciences & Health Sciences Degree Overview
By now it is well known that Nutritional and Health Science professions are among the fastest growing career paths in North America. A degree in nutrition is both fulfilling and rewarding, challenging and altruistic. The ability to help people make decisions about their health in an immediate and tangible way is second to none when it comes to a worthy cause. And because of the increasing awareness for health and wellness, this career choice has also become increasingly lucrative.
The online Associate’s and Bachelor’s in Nutrition and Health Sciences available through Nutritionist-World will prepare you for a great number of careers in the Nutritionist and Registered Dietitian fields in a vast number of job settings and environments. In addition to the core principles of nutrition sciences including nutrition, anatomy, biology, physiology and more, students learn administrative, ethical and interpersonal and professional skills necessary to succeed in a leadership, managerial or entrepreneurial role in today’s nutrition professional settings. As one of the most essential fields in healthcare, a degree in Nutrition Sciences teaches foundation, research methods, and real world applications to prepare students for a wide variety of career opportunities throughout the healthcare, business and public service communities.
Advanced Start Bachelor of Science Degree
Moreover, Advanced Start Bachelor of Science degrees (Kaplan Only) are also offered in both Health and Nutrition Science. Those with an Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree from a duly accredited program are eligible to complete their Health or Nutrition Science Bachelor’s degree in as little as two years, taking advantage of credits already received. Those who have been building up to their degree in Nutrition, or who have simply decided that a career change to the world of Nutrition was right for them, are encouraged to inquire about these degrees.