Coordinated Program in Dietetics


The mission of the Coordinated Program in Dietetics (CP) is to support the missions of the University, College, and Department by providing a quality academic curriculum with a concentration in nutrition education that prepares students to be scientifically competent, accountable, and ethically responsible citizens who are prepared to be productive, self-educating leaders within the dietetics profession and the global community at large.

  • Program Goal #1 – To prepare graduates to achieve Knowledge Requirements and Competencies as Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RD/RDN).
  • Program Goal #2 – To provide graduates with adequate knowledge and skills to secure employment and/or post-graduate education.
  • Program Goal #3 – To prepare graduates to continually participate in professional activities and education, research, service, and growth.