Foods and Nutrition, M.Sc. | University of Georgia | Athens, United States
12 months
24676 USD/year
24676 USD/year
8698 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Students in the M.S. in Foods and Nutrition thesis option at the University of Georgia conduct an in-depth research study in one of the department's specialized program areas in conjunction with supporting coursework. This option is best if you plan to pursue a doctoral degree or career in research.


About this Degree

Our Foods and Nutrition M.S. at the University of Georgia Thesis introduces you to research applications for careers in dietetics, clinical nutrition, community nutrition, food industry, government, and basic sciences. 

Pursue this option if you plan to pursue a doctoral degree and/or are planning a research career.

Programme Structure


  • Micronutrient Nutrition 
  • Advanced Macronutrients
  • Proposal Writing
  • Seminar Foods and Nutrition
  • We Are What We Eat
  • Current Issues in Sports Nutrition

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application to UGA Graduate School (complete this online).
  • Application fee payable to the Graduate School: $75 for domestic and $100 for international students.
  • Two copies of official transcripts from all institutions from which a degree was obtained (OR you can upload an unofficial copy of your transcripts and we will contact you later if we need your official transcripts - see the graduate school website for more information about unofficial transcripts).
  • Official GRE scores.
  • Official TOEFL scores (international students only).
  • Three letters of recommendation submitted online.
  • When requested on the various forms and testing services, note that our major is "Nutritional Sciences" and our Degree Objective/Major Code is "347" for masters. The ETS School Code is "5813".

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24676 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    24676 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24676 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    8698 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8698 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Athens

720 - 1170 USD /month
Living costs

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


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