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bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Applied Science in Applied Human Nutrition

bachelor

Degree

Bachelor of Applied Science in Applied Human Nutrition

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $28,300 CAD

  • Application fee

    $156 CAD

  • Duration

    4 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    85 out of 100

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 15-February-2021 2021-02-15

Overview

Bachelor of Applied Science in Applied Human Nutrition

Food has a powerful influence on the lives of individuals and populations. The Applied Human Nutrition program provides a thorough understanding of all aspects of human nutrition. Lectures provide core learning that are grounded in the biological and social sciences. Labs allow for the application of classroom instruction. New topics and emerging research are explored in small group seminars. Students may enroll in an area of emphasis in dietetics. This dietetic education program is accredited under the Partnership for Dietetic Education and Practice (PDEP) and prepares students for eligibility for registration with a provincial dietetics regulatory body.

Sample Careers

  • Education
  • Research
  • Food service management
  • International nutrition
  • Health promotion/coaching
  • Food and pharmaceutical industries
  • Culinary technologist
  • ‪Quality Assurance Inspector

Applied Human Nutrition (AHN) Major 

Research has demonstrated the powerful effects of food on the lives of individuals and populations.  Food choice can dramatically influence overall health and well-being and prevent the development of chronic conditions such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease and certain cancers. The AHN major embraces the biological, clinical and social aspects of human nutrition.  You will have the unique opportunity to examine nutrition from multiple perspectives including preventative and therapeutic aspects.

Within the AHN major, you may choose to do an area of emphasis in dietetics (accredited program recognized by the Partnership for Dietetic Education and Practice, and making you eligible to compete for post-graduate dietetics training) OR an optional minor.

AHN Major with Optional Minor

This core degree in applied nutrition provides the opportunity for you to take a minor in a complementary discipline such as:  

  • Marketing
  • Business
  • International Development
  • Agriculture
  • Family and child studies
  • Psychology

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$35,276

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,404
Accommodation 1 bed room $6,976
Tuition 1 person $28,300

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.50 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

All applicants must request official transcripts from any and all of the following institutions previously attended:

high school, including summer school
university
college
night school
online courses taken at a provincial approved high school or learning center
an accredited private school or organization officially recognized or authorized as an institution of learning.
Required Supplementary Forms
Personal Support Letter
Student Profile Form
Education Declaration

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

89
21
listening
21
writing
21
speaking
21
reading

PTE

60
60
listening
60
writing
60
speaking
60
reading

Cambridge

176
169
listening
169
writing
169
speaking
169
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
If your English proficiency and/or grades do not meet admission requirements, you may wish to be considered for the Guaranteed Admission Pathway (GAP). The combination of the English Language Certificate Program (ELCP) and the Open Learning program provides a flexible option for guaranteed admission to Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Arts degrees. Save time by completing online courses toward your degree while you are completing your Advanced Certificate.

Duolingo English Test:Minimum overall score of 110
*Please note that the University of Guelph will be accepting Duolingo English Test scores for Fall 2021 admission only and will re-evaluate the opportunity for future use

Academic background and requirement

English Math Biology Chemistry 2 additional courses Applied Science Personal Letter: In order to assist the Bachelor of Applied Science Admissions Committee in selecting the most qualified applicants, you are encouraged to submit a letter about yourself. The committee is most interested in your background and motivation as it pertains to the study of applied science. Deadline: June 1, 2021

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