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Postgraduate Certificate Online

Food Safety and Defense

Kansas State University

12 months
Duration
590 USD/credit
590 USD/credit
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About

TheFood Safety and Defense graduate certificate at Kansas State University provides advanced education and training in the food science industry for food scientists and others to advance in the field and explore a diverse range of food science topics. 

Overview

This Food Safety and Defense program at Kansas State University is offered through AG*IDEA, a national consortium of universities offering programs and courses in agricultural disciplines. 

Career

Graduates of the program can be found working in areas such as:

  • quality assurance
  • food microbiology and safety
  • management and sales
  • product development
  • research and evaluation
  • consumer relations
  • technical services

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Food Microbiology
  • Principles of HACCP
  • A Multidisciplinary Overview of Food Safety and Security
  • Food Protection and Defense–Essential Concepts
  • Food Toxicants
  • Advanced Food Microbiology & Biotechnology

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details
  • National Students: Applications are accepted year around

Language

English
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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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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Credits

12 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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!
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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Other requirements

General requirements

To qualify for admission into the food safety and defense graduate certificate program, students must have completed:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Admission into the K-State Graduate School

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    590 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 590 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    590 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 590 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.

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