Application Fee

The admissions application for a HUHS graduate program must be accompanied by a $75 non-refundable (except in the case of denial of admissions) application fee.

Enrollment Fee

Students will pay a one-time enrollment fee. The enrollment fees are as follows: Graduate degree program – $200 USD; Individual course – $50 USD. A full refund will be made if the student is denied enrollment or cancels within five days after the enrollment agreement is accepted. From five (5) calendar days after midnight on the day on which the enrollment agreement is accepted the student is entitled to a full refund. After five calendar days but prior to the beginning of a course or program the student is entitled to a refund of all monies paid minus the application fee and enrollment fee.

Tuition Policy

Tuition payment is due upon submission of the course enrollment agreement. Tuition must be paid in U.S. currency, by check, money order, credit card or federal aid funding (if applicable).

Tuition must be paid on an individual basis for each course you are taking. Tuition can be paid in one payment or three equal (non-interest) payments over 60 days.

Master of Science in Nutrition Degree Program  $14,800*

Thirty-seven credit hours are required for completion of a M.S. in Nutrition degree. Depending upon the amount of transfer and/or experiential learning credit approved, a student may be required to take 19 to 37 semester hours in order to graduate.

Master of Science in Integrative Nutrition Degree Program $14,800*

Thirty-seven credit hours are required for completion of a master’s degree.  Depending upon the amount of transfer and/or experiential learning credit approved, a student may be required to take 18 to 37 semester hours in order to graduate with a Master of Science in Nutrition.

Doctor of Health Science in Integrative Healthcare Degree 

Clinical Nutrition Concentration $27,900*

Sixty-two credit hours are required for completion of a doctorate degree.  Depending upon the amount of transfer credits, a student may be required to take 53 to 62 semester hours in order to graduate with a Doctor of Science.

Personalized Concentration $27,450*

Sixty-one credit hours are required for completion of a doctorate degree.  Depending upon the amount of transfer credits, a student may be required to take 52 to 61 semester hours in order to graduate with a Doctor of Science.

Tuition Schedule

The per course Master rate for students enrolled in a degree program is $400 per credit hour.

  • A 3 credit course is $1,200
  • A 4 credit course is $1,600

The per course Doctorate rate for students enrolled in a degree program is $450 per credit hour.

  • A 3 credit course is $1,350
  • A 4 credit course is $1,800

Other General Service Fees

  • Graduation Fee: $50
  • Reactivation fee:  $50
  • Returned check fee:  $25
  • Extension of Time fee (12 weeks):  $50
  • Transcript fee (no cost for first transcript request):  $5
  • Credit by Examination:  $250
  • Final Exam through Remote Proctor (cost is per exam):  $15

Fees must be paid in U.S. currency, by check, money order, or credit card and are non-refundable.

* Note that tuition and fees are subject to change. Students will be notified prior to any tuition modifications.

Textbook Cost

The costs of textbooks are not included in the quoted tuition. Students may purchase textbooks from a vendor of their choice. For a complete list of textbooks, see Booklist. We strive to keep our Booklist as up to date as possible. Check with our office at (865) 524-8079 before ordering the materials listed to verify whether or not any changes have been made to the course.

Estimated Cost of Textbooks and materials:

  • Master of Science in Integrative Nutrition Degree: $2,393
  • Master of Science Degree Program in Nutrition:  $2,583
  • Doctor of Science in Integrated Healthcare            Clinical Nutrition Concentration             $3,044             Personalized Concentration                  $1,519*

*The estimated cost does not include the seven personalized courses as prices will vary.