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Postgraduate Certificate Online

Food Safety and Defense

University of Nebraska-Lincoln

12 months
Duration
996 USD/credit
996 USD/credit
341 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
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About

The Food Safety and Defense online graduate certificate program serves the needs of industry and agencies that must protect the human food supply from accidental or deliberate contamination with pathogenic microbes and/or toxicants. This program is offered by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. 

Overview

The Food Safety and Defense online graduate certificate program is an inter-institutional certificate program being offered as part of the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (GPIDEA / AGIDEA), in cooperation with Iowa State University, Kansas State University, and the University of Missouri. 

Career Outlook:

This online certificate offered by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln can complement a graduate degree program or allow food industry professionals to advance their career while working full-time to pursue in-depth specialized training. Potential career paths include:

  • Food Safety Engineer
  • HACCP Consultant
  • Plant Manager
  • Quality Control Specialist

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • A Multidisciplinary Overview of Food Safety and Security 
  • Food Microbiology (Univ of Nebraska)
  • Principles of Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point System 
  • Food-borne Toxicants 
  • Microbiology of Fermented Foods 
  • Food Laws, Regulations, and the Regulatory Process 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

12 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts and/or mark sheets showing the grades earned in each course
  • A diploma or certificate of graduation. (Not required if the transcript includes the name of the degree and the date it was conferred.)
  • The Diploma Supplement, if the degree is Bologna-compliant

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    996 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    996 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 996 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    341 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 341 USD per credit during 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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