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Nutrition Sciences, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

Learning Objectives

There are extensive student learning outcomes (SLOs) in the program. The SLOs fall into one of these categories:
  • Scientific and Evidence Base of Practice - Integration of scientific information and research into practice.
  • Professional Practice Expectations - Beliefs, values, attitudes and behaviors for the professional dietitian level of practice.
  • Clinical and Customer Services - Development and delivery of information, products and services to individuals, groups, and populations.
  • Practice Management and Use of Resources - Strategic application of principles of management and systems in the provision of services to individuals and organizations.
  • Support Knowledge - Knowledge underlying the requirements specified above

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Programs within Nutrition Sciences are student-focused with contact hours provided through lecture-based courses, laboratory courses, and field experiences with practitioners. Summer and part-time work or volunteer experiences in the profession are encouraged.

Concentrations

  • Dietetics
This general program will allow students to meet all Didactic Program in Nutrition and Dietetics (DPND) requirements.
  • Sports Nutrition
This concentration allows the students to take specialized courses in sports nutrition and kinesiology. Students in this concentration will meet DPND requirements.

English Language Requirements

  • 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.

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  • Minimum required score:

    61

    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. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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General Requirements

Freshman applicants are admissible with either a 3.0 core GPA (calculated based on English, math, social science, and natural science) from the high school transcript, a 1120 SAT score, a 22 ACT composite score, or a Nevada Advanced High School Diploma.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    19670 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 19670 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    5760 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5760 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Paradise

  • 1088 - 1680 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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