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Applied Human Nutrition

University of Guelph

M.Sc. On Campus
18 months
Duration
13674 CAD/year
4754 CAD/year
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About

The Applied Human Nutrition program of University of Guelph is a unique, interdisciplinary academic unit focused on integrating research and practice.

Overview

Key facts

The Applied Human Nutrition program of University of Guelph conducts applied and inter-professional research that encompasses the continuum of the life cycle in diverse settings, including public health, the community, and clinical settings.

The field of Applied Human Nutrition (AHN) offers a MSc and a PhD, which involve a combination of course work and a research thesis. In the case of a PhD, the completion of a qualifying exam is also required. 

Research Expertise

Graduate students have opportunities to conduct independent research from inception to analysis in community, lab and clinical settings using nutrition, epidemiological and/or social science methodologies.

Are you interested in:

  • Community nutrition
  • Clinical nutrition
  • Nutrition throughout the lifespan
  • Physical activity and sports nutrition
  • Chronic disease risk
  • Indigenous health
  • Food security
  • International nutrition

Career opportunities

  • Public health nutrition
  • Sports nutritionist
  • Nutrition program manager
  • Research coordinator
  • NGOs
  • Regional/Public/International health agencies
  • Regulatory affairs
  • UN agencies
  • Academia

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Nutrition in the Community
  • Research Seminar
  • Special Topics in Applied Human Nutrition
  • Advances in Clinical/Nutritional Assessment
  • Practicum in Applied Human Nutrition
  • Foodservice Management in Healthcare

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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.
89
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).
6.5
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Credits

45 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.
B
B (recommended)

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.
89
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).
6.5
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • An honours bachelor’s degree, or equivalent
  • A minimum 75% average in the last 2 years of study
  • Grades of at least 75% in applied statistics and social science research methods courses

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13674 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 6837 CAD per semester and a duration of 18 months.
  • National

    4754 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 2377 CAD per semester and a duration of 18 months.

Funding

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