48 months
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21578 USD/year
21578 USD/year
12471 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition from Kent State University provides students with a broad general education and a strong foundation in nutrition, dietetics and the sciences. 

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Overview

The emphasis is integrating theory, research and application of knowledge to the profession of dietetics. The curriculum meets the didactic program in dietetics requirements of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and graduates are eligible for admission to accredited internships. The faculty has expertise in nutritional sciences, exercise science, clinical and community practice and leadership studies.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the Nutrition program from Kent State University will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge and skills necessary to plan and evaluate menus and diets of individuals/groups to promote nutritional health and well-being.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use oral and written communication skills effectively in the practice of nutrition and dietetics.
  • Demonstrate the ability to interpret current research and utilize critical thinking skills in the practice of nutrition and dietetics.
  • Apply acquired knowledge and skills to enroll in a supervised practice program, advanced/professional study or employment.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Science of Human Nutrition
  • Intermediate Nutrition Science
  • Nutrition Assessment
  • Business and Management of Nutrition Services
  • Nutrition, Health and Society
  • Research and Statistical Methods in Nutrition and Dietetics 
  • World Food Customs and Nutrition
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy 
  • Macronutrient Nutritional Biochemistry
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.5

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
71

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  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • New first-year applicants must finish secondary school in their home country by the time of enrollment to be eligible for university (comparable to the completion of senior high school in the U.S.). A student who has previously enrolled in a post-secondary (higher education) institution is required to apply as a transfer student.
  • First-year undergraduate applicants should meet the minimum requirement of GPA 2.5 on a U.S. 4.0 scale.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21578 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21578 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    21578 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21578 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12471 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12471 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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