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Food and Environmental Nutrition

The University of Akron

B.Sc. On Campus
48 months
Duration
15500 USD/year
15500 USD/year
11635 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Food and Environmental Nutrition program of The University of Akron is designed to meet the needs of the food industry.

Overview

This degree prepares and equips students for the food industry’s fast pace and cross-functioning team approach. With a strong food, science, and nutrition based curriculum partnered with business and management. Graduates of the Food and Environmental Nutrition program of The University of Akron are qualified to work in a diverse range of opportunities in the food industry immediately after graduation and contribute to innovative solutions to the evolving challenges of the food industry.

Students who have a specialized interest in the food industry would have the option for a major in food and nutrition and would be able to design their curriculum to attain a degree in Food and Environmental Nutrition from the beginning of their coursework.

Internships

Internships are available to enhance the student experience at the University of Akron. Current partnerships exist with local food industry to provide the experience needed to help students thrive in their career.

Every aspect of FEN – its mission, courses, core competencies, and internships – was developed in partnership with experts in the food industry. National food companies, local food producers, and professional food industry organizations continue to provide support and input.

Options

Dietetic majors could augment their Dietetics degree by completing both the dietetics requirements and requirements for a degree in Food and Environmental Nutrition.

Students who have met the course requirements for a dietetic internship, but who do not wish to complete an internship, would be able to complete this degree option in approximately two additional semesters for a degree in Food and Environmental Nutrition.

Students in this degree program would follow the Dietetic program coursework from freshman through the third year to establish a strong scientific base for the Food and Environmental Nutrition degree.

Programme Structure

Courses Include:
  • Intro to General, Organic & Biochemistry
  • Principles of Microbiology
  • Nutrition Fundamentals
  • Human Anatomy & Physiology
  • Introduction to Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Food Science

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Credits

128 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
71
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
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More about PTE Academic

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • $50 Application Fee
  • Official Secondary School Transcripts
  • Official Proof of English Proficiency
  • Official SAT/ACT (Optional, required only for scholarships and direct admission)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    15500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15500 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    11635 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11635 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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