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Nutritional Sciences

San Diego State University

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
Duration
9154 USD/year
9154 USD/year
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About

The San Diego State University offers graduate study leading to the Master of Science degree in Nutritional Sciences.

Overview

Overview

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.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Child Nutrition 
  • Geriatric Nutrition 
  • Nutrition and Community Health 
  • Nutrition and Energy 
  • Seminar in Nutrition 
  • Seminar: Foods and Nutrition 
  • Special Study 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 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.
80
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

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.
3
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
151 (verbal)
142 (quantitative)

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.
80
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
Start practicing IELTS today!

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9154 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9154 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    9154 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9154 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

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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