Pennsylvania State University

College of Health and Human Development

Nutritional Sciences

Address:

509R Business Administration Building

University Park, PA 16802

United States

Phone:

1-814-865-1547

Fax:

1-814-863-7043

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph.D., M.S.; M.Ed.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Graduates are prepared for careers in basic and applied research in nutrition and in college teaching. The course of study is planned to meet the professional objectives of the individual student. Students may emphasize nutrition science, applied human nutrition, applied animal nutrition, nutrition education, and nutrition in public health. Supporting courses are available in biochemistry, physiology, genetics, microbiology, biophysics, food science, education, health policy and administration, human development and family studies, anthropology, sociology, and psychology.

Accreditation:

Contact the school for information

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 40,000+