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Loma Linda University School of Public Health

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Degree - Program Area (Concentration):
DrPH - Nutrition
Start Term
Deadline
Type
How to Apply
Spring 2015
11/15/2014
All applicants
Fall 2015
3/15/2015
All applicants
Spring 2016
8/1/2015
All applicants
 
Description:
The Doctor of Public Health (Dr.P.H.) degree Nutrition Program is designed to provide advanced knowledge, skills, and competencies required to meet the increasing needs of public health nutrition at the doctoral level in the areas of program management, leadership, and research. Research emphasis is on community nutrition program research, as well as the relation of dietary practices to health promotion and disease prevention. Prerequisites: Master’s degree in Nutrition or an MS or MPH degree with completion of all prerequisite courses, or a health professional degree at the doctorate level (MD, DDS or equivalent). Advanced biochemistry (may be taken concurrently with the program), Anatomy and physiology, Behavioral science (one course), Quantitative proficiency. All prerequisites must be completed with a passing grade of B or better. Alumni Profiles: http://www.llu.edu/public-health/profiles/index.page
 
Applicant Test Requirements:
» All Applicants: (One of the following)  GRE  GMAT  MCAT  DAT
» Additional International: TOEFL
» Comment:If applicant has received 4 year degree in the United States
 
Distance Learning: No
Peace Corps: No
One Year or Less Program: No
 
Note:
Loma Linda University, School of Public Health has a rolling admissions process for U.S. students. We will accept and examine applications as they are sent in, instead of waiting to judge all applications concurrently. This gives you the advantage of finding out early on whether or not you are accepted. Please note the deadlines posted are the soft deadlines for a specified term that will allow sufficient processing time of a complete application. If you have questions contact admissions.sph@llu.edu.
 
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