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Food and Nutritional Sciences - Culinology, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #494 (BCR) California, PA, United States
We offer a bachelor degree in Food and Nutritional Sciences - Culinology at California State University, Fresno. Culinology is a new and exciting field involving a blend of culinary arts and the science of food. Culinologists will shape the future of research and development in the food industry by combining the artistic abilities of culinary arts with the scientific expertise of food science. 
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Overview

At California State University, Fresno, the Bachelor of Science in Food and Nutritional Sciences - Culinology is a creative, research-oriented option that includes a wide range of learning experiences related to product development, culinary sciences, food chemistry, food microbiology, sensory science, food processing, foods, and food service management. As students learn Culinology and science, they will have hands-on experience in culinary arts and research. At the completion of the program, students have earned a Bachelor of Science in Food and Nutritional Sciences.

What You Can Learn

  • Concepts of nutritional therapy in disease
  • Influence of nutrition on age, growth, and normal development
  • Up-to-date information on all aspects of handling food, from receiving and storing to preparing and serving
  • Experimental approach to development of new food products

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Culinary Science 
  • Food Product Development
  • Techniques for Healthy Cooking
  • Research Methods in Food and Nutrition
  • Vitamins and Biocatalysts
  • Topics in Food Science and Nutrition

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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General Requirements

  • Submit a Cal State Apply online and pay $55 USD (non-refundable) by credit card or Submit the Paper Application
  • Official English language proficiency
  • Original or certificated copies of in-progress or final transcripts
  • A copy of graduation certificate (if applicable)
  • Financial document (no older than 6 months) & Affidavit of Support from sponsors showing the amount and source of support for a minimum of one school year of study
  • A copy of the biographic information/photo page in your passport
  • Statement of purpose, principal's or teacher's recommendation is encouraged not required

Tuition Fee

  • International

    16089 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 16089 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for California

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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