Our interdisciplinary graduate certificate prepares you to address the obesity epidemic in clinical, community, school, workplace, and research settings.

Quick Facts

  • Pursue courses, internships, and research as part of your graduate degree
  • Requires 16 credits in nutrition, physical activity, policy and related areas (6 courses)
  • For master’s students interested in community, clinical, and research settings
  • More than 20 faculty teach more than 20 courses and supervise 5 clinics

Tailored to Your Interests

  • Nutrition, physical activity, environment, behavioral management, counseling and policy
  • Enhance communication about obesity and weight management with diverse audiences
  • Develop skills in advocacy in school, workplace, community, and clinical settings
  • Address obesity prevention and treatment in your career

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For more information, check out the UGA Obesity Initiative.