Institute of Human Nutrition Columbia University

Institute of Human Nutrition Columbia University

New York, NY
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
51%
49%
student ratio
75
total students
Tuition Cost $51,184
$51,184
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
62%
acceptance rate
2 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 85
    • Doctoral Degrees 3
    • 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? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Required
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

62% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 200
    • Accepted 125
    • Acceptance Rate 62
    • Enrolled 75
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $95
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline August 1st August 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test, DAT, MCAT
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL recommended, TOEFL iBT, IELTS recommended

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & Fees$51,184
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 4
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students75
    • Female Percentage51%
    • Male Percentage49%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students75
    • Part-time Percentage3%
    • Full-time Percentage97%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian67%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian33%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty46
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage48%
    • Male Percentage52%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGrowth and development, nutrition and metabolism, community nutrition
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Institute of Human Nutrition

Columbia University

630 West 168th Street, PH 15 East, Room 1512
New York, NY 10032
United States

Dr. Richard Deckelbaum

Director

Phone: 212-305-4808
Fax: 212-305-3079
Email: nutrition@cumc.columbia.edu

Dr. Sharon Akabas

Director, MS Program in Human Nutrition

Phone: 212-305-4808
Fax: 212-305-3079
Email: sa109@cumc.columbia.edu

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