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Food Science and Human Nutrition

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

M.Sc. Online
12 months
Duration
27960 USD/year
27960 USD/year
12942 USD/year
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About

Graduate studies in Food Science and Human Nutrition at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign provide an opportunity to engage in discovery and to learn from preeminent faculty members who conduct innovative and world-class research that contributes to our understanding of how to promote a safe, nutritious, accessible and affordable food supply that enhances human health.

Overview

Graduate Students

The University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign offers Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees in Food Science and Human Nutrition, with concentrations in either Food Science or in Human Nutrition. Master’s degree candidates may choose to pursue a thesis or non-thesis option. The Professional Science Master’s (PSM) option is a degree program tailored for students who are interested in both science and business.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Intro Food Science & Nutrition
  • Contemporary Nutrition
  • Intro to Human Nutrition
  • Introduction to Food Science
  • Introduction to Hospitality

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

32 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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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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.
Required

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).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • online application
  • three letters of reference
  • statement of professional interest
  • Must find a faculty member willing to train them and serve as their major professor before they can be accepted into the Department.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27960 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    27960 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27960 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    12942 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12942 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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