The Nutritional Sciences general program of study at San Diego State University may include coursework in nutrition or food science. Thesis research in nutrition may be conducted using human subjects or experimental animals.
Research activity of the faculty currently includes: nutritional status of children,
elders, and ethnic groups; metabolic studies on cholesterol and energy balance; and factors affecting human lactation, body composition and obesity, athletic performance and fitness, composition of human milk and composition and stability of foods.
Laboratories, including animal facilities and equipment, at SDSU support research conducted under the direct supervision of the nutritional sciences graduate faculty. In addition, students may conduct research at other facilities in the community in conjunction with collaborative studies pursued by nutritional sciences faculty and researchers at other institutions in San Diego.
Graduates with the M.S. degree in nutritional sciences are employed as administrators or service providers of community nutrition programs, food service supervisors, and community college educators, as well as, in administrative, research, or quality control positions within industry and government.
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- Child Nutrition
- Geriatric Nutrition
- Nutrition and Community Health
- Nutrition and Energy
- Seminar in Nutrition
- Seminar: Foods and Nutrition
- Special Study
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesNutrition & Dietetics View 243 other Masters in Nutrition & Dietetics in United States
- A bachelor’s degrees in foods and nutrition or related fields and satisfy the prerequisites of the courses selected.
- An application fee applies.
- A SDSU “RED ID” number will be assigned which allows tracking of application status online.
- Once you have submitted your Cal State Apply application, a prompt will be given to continue on to SDSU Decision Desk
- Official transcripts
International9154 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9154 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
National9154 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9154 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
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