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Nutritional Sciences, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Springfield, FL, United States
As a student majoring in Nutritional Sciences at Springfield College, you’ll become an independent thinker and problem solver who is ready to address nutrition-related challenges in food choices, food supply, and food security. 
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Overview

The Nutritional Sciences program at Springfield College, which is a non-dietetics track major, is grounded in the sciences and will help you not just understand nutrition, but be able to communicate what you’ve learned to others. 

The major will prepare you for your choice of graduate programs in nutritional sciences and dietetics, or employment opportunities in both the public and private sectors, including in the areas of community nutrition, corporate or public health, wellness, food service management, nutrition education, research, and sales. 

Careers and Internships

As a graduate of our nutritional sciences major, you’ll be ready to take those next steps in your career. Many students decide to attend graduate school to further their studies in the nutritional sciences or other health-related fields, while others opt to start their careers by seeking employment in industries such as health and wellness, education, research, government, sport performance, and more. For graduates who wish to become dieticians or nutritionists, additional state licensure or certification may be required. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details:

    Springfield College accepts applications on a rolling admissions basis but international students should apply as soon as possible.

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

Programme Structure

Courses Included

  • Bioscience
  • Bioscience I Laboratory
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory
  • General Chemistry
  • General Chemistry I Laboratory
  • Organic Survey 
  • Biological Chemistry 
  • Introduction to Nutrition 
  • College Algebra 
  • Precalculus Mathematics 
  • Introduction to Calculus with Applications 
  • Calculus 
  • Outdoor Pursuits 
  • Introduction to Nutritional Sciences 
  • Nutritional Assessment 
  • Advanced Nutrition and Metabolism 
  • Principles of Food Science 

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    523

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks.

General Requirements

To apply to Springfield College, submit the following items.

  • $50 application fee or fee waiver
  • Essay 
  • SAT/ACT Scores 
  • Official High School Transcript 
  • One Academic Reference

For international Students

  • Submit your application through the Common Application online or a paper application.
  • Complete the Springfield College member screen questions and pay the application fee.
  • Submit Official Transcript(s) in English.
  • Submit proof of English proficiency.
  • Submit completed Dean’s Report Form (for transfer students only).
  • Financial Guarantee Form and $1,000 tuition deposit. 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    38770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    38770 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38770 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Springfield

  • 900 - 1400 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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