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MS-Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) Track


The Master of Science Degree in Nutrition is a 33-37 semester hour program. The curriculum contains 18 hours of coursework providing the foundation of the science and application of nutrition which includes the research process, study of the essential nutrients and their role in human biology and well-being, nutrition in the lifecycle, education, and the food system. Students can select between the Dietetics and the Food and Nutrition Studies tracks.

The MS-Didactic Program in Dietetics track is an ACEND* accredited program designed for individuals pursuing a career goal of becoming a Registered Dietitian (RD). Students successfully graduating from the Dietetics track will receive a verification statement making them eligible to apply for a dietetic internship program. There is a maximum enrollment of 50 students for the Didactic Program in Dietetics track at Meredith College.

The Major in Food and Nutrition with a Concentration in Dietetics (DPD) is an ACEND* accredited program designed for individuals pursuing a career goal of becoming a Registered Dietitian (RD). Students successfully graduating with a major in Food & Nutrition with a Concentration in Dietetics will receive a DPD verification statement making them eligible to apply for a dietetic internship program. There is a maximum enrollment of 50 students in the Dietetics program at Meredith College.

* The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60606, 1-800-877-1600.



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