Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition College of Health and Human Sciences Colorado State University

Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition College of Health and Human Sciences Colorado State University

Fort Collins, CO
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
84%
16%
student ratio
106
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 1
fall application deadline
41%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Food Science And Human Nutrition Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Nutrition And Exercise Science Master of Science (MS) [Exercise and Sports Science ]
    • Dietetics Master of Science (MS)
    • Food Science And Nutrition Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 16
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

41% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 115
    • Accepted 48
    • Acceptance Rate 41
    • Enrolled 34
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 1st February 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE (minimum 50th percentile), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE (minimum 50th percentile), minimum GPA of 3.0
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsFebruary 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students106
    • Female Percentage84%
    • Male Percentage16%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students106
    • Part-time Percentage49%
    • Full-time Percentage51%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian83%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races8%
    • Unknown or International Student4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty20
    • Full-time Percentage95%
    • Part-time Percentage5%
    • Female Percentage65%
    • Male Percentage35%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCommunity nutrition, bioactive compounds, nutrition and health disparities, fatty acids and pregnancy, nutrition and obesity related disorders
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$1,891,549

Location & Contact

Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition

College of Health and Human Sciences
Colorado State University

1571 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523-1571
United States

Dr. Michael Pagliassotti

Department Head

Phone: 970-491-1390
Email: michael.pagliassotti@colostate.edu

Ms. Paula Coleman

Administrative Assistant

Phone: 970-491-3819
Fax: 970-491-3875
Email: paula.coleman@colostate.edu

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