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Nutrition and Food (BASc)

Program Overview

Format(s):

  • Full-Time, Four-Year

Degree Earned: Bachelor of Applied Science

Ontario Secondary School Students:
2017 Grade Range for Admission / Wait List Consideration
: 80-84%*

Interest in eating well is at an all-time high. With their understanding of nutrition, food, and health, Nutrition and Food program graduates are well prepared to meet the diverse nutrition-related needs of individuals, families, and communities. Students in our Dietitians of Canada accredited program develop specialized knowledge and skills based on nutrition and food research and communication theories. Graduates promote healthy eating habits that enhance Canadians’ quality of life.

This program selects students on the basis of academic achievement/grades only. Additional non-academic requirements are not required for admission consideration.

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*Actual minimum grade ranges required for Fall 2018 admission/wait list consideration will be determined based on grades and qualifications presented by the applicant pool as they become available. Required grade ranges may fluctuate from year to year (up or down) as a result of competition. Applicants not educated in Ontario may present the equivalent of the Ontario requirements. Ryerson reserves the right to determine equivalency at its sole discretion.

Tuition and Fees

Domestic Fees Range: $7,478 - $8,054
International Fees Range: $24,731 - $24,763

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Admission Requirements

Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) or equivalent with a minimum of six Grade 12 U or M courses including the following program specific requirements.

Typically, a minimum overall average of 70% establishes eligibility for admission consideration; subject to competition individual programs may require higher pre-requisite grades and/or higher overall averages:

  • English/Anglais (ENG4U/EAE4U preferred)
  • Chemistry (SCH4U)
  • Biology (SBI4U)
  • The minimum grade(s) required in the subject prerequisites (normally in the 70 % range) will be determined subject to competition.
  • Completion of a Grade 12 U Mathematics course, a Grade 12 U/M Social Sciences and Humanities course, and a senior level Family Studies course is recommended.

Academic admission requirements for all other applicants are available at:
Admission Requirements.

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