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Nutrition, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

Nutrition from Abilene Christian University offers concentrations in dietetics, exercise science, community or food service.The exercise science concentration prepares you to counsel individuals in wellness centers or serves as a foundation for a future personal training program.The community concentration can lead to public education in a variety of settings.

The food service concentration provides training in food management, safety and marketing. 

Careers

  • Healthcare facilities
  • Community and public health nutrition agencies
  • Private consulting in multiple venues
  • Nutrition programs in schools
  • Sports nutrition and corporate wellness facilities
  • AgriLife Extension
  • Education in universities
  • Research facilities
  • Sales for nutritional companies
  • Marketing in corporations
  • Restaurants/food service facilities
  • Food companies

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Medical Nutrition Therapy 
  • Community Nutrition
  • Food Systems Organization and Management
  • Nutrition Through the Life Cycle
  • Food Selection and Preparation 
  • Nutrition for Exercise and Sport 
  • Quantity Food Production and Service 
  • Food Safety 
  • Food Science 

English Language Requirements

You need the following IELTS score:

  • Minimum required score:

    5.5

    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.

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General Requirements

  • Complete an Application for Admission. There is a $50 nonrefundable application fee.
  • Send your official high school and/or college transcript(s) 
  • Standardized Test Scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    39350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39350 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    39350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 39350 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Abilene

  • 932 - 1730 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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