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Program Format

Program Format

Program Format

Students interested in a career as a registered dietitian are required to complete the Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD), which can be completed within any of the undergraduate degree programs in Nutrition:

  • BA or BS in Nutrition or
  • BA or BS in Nutritional Biochemistry and Metabolism.

Completion of the DPD is a pre-requisite to entering a dietetic internship.

Students wishing to meet eligibility for 'Dietetic Registration' should consult with the Program Director:

James Swain, PhD, RD, LD
School of Medicine | Room WG-48
Tel:  216.368.6554