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Coordinated Program in Dietetics

The EXNS Nutrition and Wellness Concentration offers students the opportunity to pursue acceptance into the B.S./M.Ed. Coordinated Program in Dietetics with the goal of becoming a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) and completing a master’s degree in Applied Instruction/Nutrition Science. Upon completion of the program, students may be eligible to sit for the Registered Examination for Dietitians through the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) and enjoy a rewarding career in healthcare as the nutrition science and food expert. As a professional, an RDN may pursue work in areas such as:

  • Clinical Nutritionist in a hospital
  • RDN for a healthcare clinic/doctor’s office
  • Corporate Wellness RDN for a large company
  • Community Nutritionist in public health
  • RDN for a non-profit agency
  • Food Service Management opportunities in the hospital, school or industry

Admission Requirements

To be considered for the application to the B.S./M.Ed. Coordinated Program in Dietetics, you must meet the following criteria:

  • Obtain at least a 2.75 overall GPA
  • Complete all pre-requisite academic requirements
  • A “B” or above in all pre-requisite classes

For additional information about earning a degree in this program, please contact us.

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