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Food Science

University of Minnesota

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
27204 USD/year
27204 USD/year
17580 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Department of Food Science and Nutrition administers the Food Science Graduate Program at University of Minnesota.  

Overview

This Food Science program at University of Minnesota involves the application of the principles of chemistry, microbiology, processing technology, and consumer issues to the production of high quality, safe, and wholesome foods.

Specific Objectives of the Program

  • To provide graduate level education for post-baccalaureate students interested in applying science and engineering principles to the theoretical and practical aspects of the entire food chain - from raw material production to product utilization by the consumer.
  • To provide a focus for graduate study and research in Food Science at the University of Minnesota.
  • To aid in promoting interactions with other disciplines which relate to the study of food science. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Food Chemistry and Functional Foods
  • Food Microbiology
  • Food Processing Operations
  • Current Issues in Food Science
  • Food Analysis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • We do not have an application deadline.

Language

English

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.
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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.
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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).
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PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admission to a UMN graduate program requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution in the U.S., or a comparable degree from outside the U.S.
  • Many graduate programs prefer an undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) or higher for admission.
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
  • Many graduate programs require letters of recommendation, submitted and uploaded online. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27204 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13602 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    27204 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13602 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    17580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8790 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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