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*Plus Mandatory Health Insurance fee once per academic year: Fall start - $420 Winter start - $280 Summer start - $140
Humber’s Food and Nutrition Management diploma program prepares you for a supervisory role that combines the dynamic world of food service with the expanding world of healthcare. This is an ideal program if you love food, have a keen interest in the science of nutrition and enjoy managing people in a fast-paced environment.
Our faculty have extensive industry experience and will prepare you for your career in courses covering clinical and community nutrition, physiology, foodservice management, and recipe modification and menu development.
You will have the opportunity to join student branches of the Canadian Association of Foodservice Professionals (CAFP) and the Canadian Society of Nutrition Management (CSNM). As student members, you will build on your networking skills in the foodservice and hospitality sector and have the opportunity to apply to association-sponsored bursaries and scholarships.
Our program is recommended if you are starting your career path, are currently working in the foodservice or healthcare industries, or if you have a background in culinary arts or hospitality.
The Food and Nutrition Management diploma and the Nutrition and Healthy Lifestyle Promotion diploma 10231 share a common first year.
Courses Program Standards
Work placements are a valuable way to gain experience in the field and build contacts. You will complete a six-week full-time placement in the healthcare foodservice industry.
Work placements take place at the end of the fourth semester. Possible locations include:
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Watch the video for a look at Healthy Eating at Humber, an event organized and hosted by Food and Nutrition Management students.
Watch the video to find out more about the Humber Food and Nutrition Management students' Capstone Projects.
Watch the video to hear alumni discuss how the Food and Nutiriton Managment program prepared them for the industry.
Watch the video to find out more on the Food and Nutrition Management - Capstone Projects.
Watch the video to see Humber's Food and Nutrition Management students compete in the Savvy Diner Culinary Challenge.
Watch the video to see what current students have to say about the Food and Nutrition Management Program at Humber.
Elizabeth's degree in kinesiology provided her with a foundation in nutrition and with Humber’s training she was able to turn theory into practice to become a well-rounded nutritionist - able to advise patients on not only what to eat, but how to prepare it. Elizabeth landed a full-time job as a nutritionist and medical assistant just three months after she graduated.
“I’m an example of someone who had a goal and used my program to my advantage to reach that goal.”
When Melina Lund entered Humber's Food and Nutrition Management and Culinary Management programs, she never imagined that path would lead her to a career in food sales. But now, she admits, she couldn't imagine her life without it. Melina landed her Account Manager job at Shalit Foods after completing her Humber work placement at the company. Melina talked to us about why she owes a good deal of her success to the experiences and knowledge she gained during her time at Humber.
"Humber offered a wide range of classes that covered absolutely everything in the industry and gave me a great starting point to grasp the crazy, fun and ever-changing world of healthcare."
Food & Nutrition Management students have the opportunity to participate in and host many events throughout the year. Program events give students the chance to connect with industry professionals and put what they are learning into practice.
Students will receive hands-on experience in our on-campus Humber Centre for Healthy Living. Drawing on the expertise of HRT faculty and students, the CHL offers a range of programs, services, and events for MAKING HEALTHY HAPPEN within the Humber community.
Embark on a trip packed full of dinners, tastings, tours, seminars, workshops and sightseeing opportunities.
Visit a variety of breath-taking sites and take part in rewarding, physical challenges on this unforgettable, two-week adventure.
Students are involved in volunteer projects based on their areas of interest and participate in unique local activities and excursions.
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Nutrition and food management is a $115 billion global industry and growing, according to Nutrition Business Journal. Our graduates have a wide range of career options ahead of them, including working in:
Potential jobs include:
This program is recognized by the Canadian Society of Nutrition Management (CSNM) as an accredited program. Graduates may apply to become members. CSNM membership is a requirement to work as a Food & Nutrition Manager (FNM) by Ontario’s Ministry of Health and Long-term Care and many acute care facilities.
Qualified students earn Advanced Food Safety certification (Advanced f.s.t™) as part of the program.
This information is accurate as of December 2016.
Note: The requirements for the additional credential(s) are determined by the granting body, which is independent from the College. Students are encouraged to obtain the specific requirements directly from the granting body before enrolling.
Qualified students in this program may apply to participate in experiential learning trips to the Mediterranean/Italy where students have a hands on experience in food culture, diet and lifestyle of the Mediterranean.
Qualified students in this program may also apply to a study abroad service learning trip to contribute to a global community. Past service learning trips were to Nunavut and Nicaragua. In addition, eligible students have the opportunity to apply for a study abroad experiential trip to Peru.
Each year we offer a variety of experiential learning trip opportunities for students to study aboard. Our annual short duration experiential trips in May are approximately two weeks in length. These faculty lead study abroad trips are confirmed in the fall semester.
These trips vary each year and are subject to availability and eligibility requirements. Additional fees apply.
Students may be eligible for a number of scholarships and awards.
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