12 months
Duration
33482 USD/year
33482 USD/year
12170 USD/year
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About

Food Science graduate degrees at Auburn University, although technically offered as an option affiliated with poultry science, are managed by the Food Science Program. 

Overview

About this Degree

Students pursuing graduate studies in Food Science at Auburn University can earn Master of Agriculture, Master of Science, and Doctor of Philosophy degrees. These degrees are designed to prepare outstanding students for careers in the food industry, government, and academia. Research training and experience can be acquired in the specialized areas of food safety/microbiology, food quality, food chemistry, sensory evaluation, or processing and product technology.

Applicants apply through the ApplyYourself online platform and must indicate their desire to pursue graduate studies in Food Science. All applications are reviewed by the Food Science Graduate Committee.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Food Chemistry
  • Advanced Principles of Food Safety
  • Experimental Statistics I
  • Graduate Seminar
  • Nonthesis Research
  • Research And Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

 International applicants should submit all required materials at least 90 days before the first day of class of the semester in which the student wishes to begin graduate study.

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university.
  •     Up to three (3) letters of recommendation may be required by the department.  Applicants should contact the department to find out, first, if letters are required.  If so, how many?  And how should these letters be submitted?
  •     One official transcript of all undergraduate and any graduate credits from each school previously attended. If an Auburn University transcript, the Graduate School will acquire the transcript for you
  •     International applicants should provide an official original language transcript and final diploma/certificate(s) accompanied by a certified English translation of each document.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    33482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16741 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    33482 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16741 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12170 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6085 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Auburn

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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