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Nutritional Sciences - Nutrition and Exercise Physiology with emphasis in Nutritional Sciences

University of Missouri - Columbia

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
24313 USD/year
24313 USD/year
11962 USD/year
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About

Nutritional Sciences - Nutrition and Exercise Physiology with emphasis in Nutritional Sciences from University of Missouri - Columbia provides training in the distinct core nutrition knowledge described by the Graduate Nutrition Education Committee of the American Society for Nutrition.

Overview

At Nutritional Sciences - Nutrition and Exercise Physiology with emphasis in Nutritional Sciences from University of Missouri - Columbia graduate students also receive training in laboratory research, seminar preparation and delivery, scientific writing, problem solving and research grant writing.

 Graduate study in Nutritional Sciences at the University of Missouri offers the advantage of interdisciplinary nutrition research that is facilitated via the many research centers at MU, including Food for the 21st Century (F21C), the Botanical Center, and the Life Sciences Center. 

Graduates with Nutritional Sciences - Nutrition and Exercise Physiology with emphasis in Nutritional Sciences from University of Missouri - Columbia will gain 

  • general research skills; 
  • knowledge in structure and biochemical and metabolic functions of nutrients and other dietary constituents; food, diets, and supplements; nutritional status assessment; nutrition and disease; nutrition interventions and policies; 
  • analytical skills. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Vitamins and Minerals
  • Biochemistry
  • Human Nutrition 
  • Masters Research in Nutritional Sciences and Exercise Physiology
  • Nutritional Biochemistry of Lipids
  • Nutrition in Human Health

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum GPA: 3.0 in science and math classes
    • Prerequisites: Entering students are expected to have undergraduate training (lecture and laboratory courses) in general and organic chemistry and biology, a two-semester course in biochemistry and an upper-level human nutrition course.
    • Completed Graduate School online application
    • Unofficial Transcripts- As part of the application submission process, all applicants are required to upload unofficial copies of all post-secondary transcripts to the online application. Official transcripts are only required if accepted by the academic program.
    • Official Results of English Proficiency Exams (International applicants only)
    • Statement of Purpose
    • Resume or Vita
    • Recommendations
    • Statement of Goals Video: Upload a Statement of Goals Video to the “Portfolio” section of your online application. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24313 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24313 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    24313 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24313 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    11962 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11962 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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