Fitness, wellness, health—it’s a national concern. Bottom line, as a nation, we don’t eat right, exercise right or even sleep right. Food science and dietetics experts who know how to encourage others to eat well are in high demand. So, too, are professionals in the areas of exercise science, physical education and athletic training.
At Montclair State University’s College of Education and Human Services, we have the programs you need to advance your career as one of those in-demand experts. We offer accredited degree and certificate programs that will prepare you to thrive in careers involving nutrition, exercise science, food science, management and other health-related fields.
Master of Public Health, Community Health Education Concentration
With a concentration in community health education, you’ll have the skills you need to advance your career as a leader in community health education through an interdisciplinary academic and experiential program with a focus on social justice and health equity.Read More
MS in Nutrition and Food Science
The MS in Nutrition and Food Science gives you an advanced study program of nutrition science, nutrition education, food and nutrition issues, food safety, food regulations and compliance, management, and nutrition counseling. The strong focus on nutrition education, management, and food science lets you customize your program with coursework in either Nutrition Education or Nutrition and Food Science Management.
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Certificate
Do you have a bachelor’s degree in a field outside of nutrition or dietetics? The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) Certificate program is designed to help you get the education and the credentials you need to become a Registered Dietitian.
MS in Exercise Science and Sport Studies
MS in Exercise Science and Sport Studies, Exercise Science Concentration:
Pursue advanced study in the field exercise science and physical education. This certificate program is specifically designed to develop and enhance competencies necessary for teaching in school programs, coaching of athletics, conducting individualized exercise programs, administration of physical education and/or athletics, and administration of specialized exercise programs in a non-school setting.
MS in Exercise Science and Sport Studies, Sports Administration and Coaching Concentration:
With a concentration in Sports Administration and Coaching, your graduate degree is designed to develop and enhance competencies necessary for coaching of athletics in a public school setting or in higher education, administration of athletic programs at a secondary or higher education level, and management in a community or professional sports organization.
Master of Public Health, Health Systems Administration and Policy
This comprehensive 42-credit program will help prepare you for leadership roles in Health Systems Administration and Policy.Read More
Nutrition and Exercise Science Certificate Program
The graduate certificate program in Nutrition and Exercise Science offers insights into the closely related fields of nutrition and exercise science, giving you the foundational skills you need to combine fitness and nutrition, sports nutrition, and overall wellness.
MS in Athletic Training
Advance your education in the field of Athletic Training and sports medicine offered in a variety of formats, including accelerated schedules, hybrid instruction and traditional classroom and laboratory.