12 months
1360 USD/module
1360 USD/module
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The Food Science and Nutrition Science program at Framingham State University offers a unique resource geared to advanced and traditional interest of the region’s food and nutritional science-based economies.


About the program

Academic programs that support applied food biotechnologies, food science technology and food engineering, as well as nutritional biochemistry, can be tailored to meet the thesis or non-thesis needs of graduate students.

As a natural extension of the University’s century-long commitment to food and nutritional studies, the Food Science and Nutrition Science program at Framingham State University is dedicated to the vigorous technical support of food biotechnologies, industrial, and medical sectors of the Commonwealth that will shape the 21st century economy of the region.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research and Seminar in Food Science/Nutritional Biochemistry
  • Thesis in Food Science/Nutritional Biochemistry 
  • Human Nutrition Science
  • Advanced Nutrition and Metabolism
  • Food Analysis
  • Food Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
150 (verbal)
150 (quantitative)
4 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online graduate admission application
  • Submit the $50.00 application fee
  • Have earned a baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university, which includes basic courses in biology, chemistry, and mathematics.
  • Have a minimum undergraduate quality point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, including acceptable grades in science and mathematics courses taken as an undergraduate.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation submitted on the Framingham State University Letter of Recommendation
  • Submit a typed, 300-word personal statement discussing their motivation for seeking a master’s degree in view of prior formal education, current job responsibilities, and career plans;
  • Submit official test reports for the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) which includes verbal and quantitative reasoning and analytical writing. Preferred minimum scores are: 150 verbal; 150 math; 4.0 writing.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1360 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1360 USD per module during 12 months.
  • National

    1360 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1360 USD per module during 12 months.
    • fees per course
    • international: $1,350 per semester in addition to course cost

Living costs for Framingham

1322 - 2737 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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