Dietetics MPH

Food and nutrition—two areas you'd love to build your expertise in as a professional. Choose one of the three paths to success through our Dietetics programs and prepare for your future career.

What You'll Study

The Dietetics programs prepare you for a career in food and nutrition as a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist (RDN) or Nutrition and Dietetic Technician, Registered (NDTR), and offer the chance to focus your studies to personalize your degree.

RDNs enhance health and well-being of patients/clients, communities and populations, and deliver quality products, programs, and services including Medical Nutrition Therapy. 

Our Program in Dietetics is Accredited through 2023 by ACEND. 


120 South Riverside Plaza.
Suite 2190
Chicago, Illinois 60606-6995



  • Dietetics Future Model

    The eleven-semester program encompasses a minimum of 1,200 supervised practice hours in medical nutrition therapy, community nutrition and wellness, maternal and child, foodservice and aging. 42 Credit Hours. Please see the Master's of Public Health for more information regarding this program

    The following information can be found located within the Student Handbook *

    • Application and Admission requirements prior to joining the program
    • Requirements and process to becoming a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN)
    • Academic Program Calendar
    • Program Mission and Goals
    • Program Costs
    • Graduation and Program Completion Requirements
    • Financial Aid Information; regarding scholarships, stipends, loan deferments (federal or private), and other support
    • Distance Education Requirements, and expectations
    • Requirements for Supervised Practice Experiences, Experiential Learning Sites, and Preceptors
    • Information regarding state License requirements
    • Route to becoming an RDN

    Program Outcomes Data is available upon request. 


    * Costs for the Student that includes travel, housing, books, liability insurance, medical exams, drug testing, background checks, verification of student identity (such as for distance learning), uniforms and other program-specific costs/fees, in addition to any institutional fees and tuition.

Internships and Jobs

  •  St. Elizabeth Health Center
  •  Salem Regional Medical Center
  •  YSU Andrews Recreational Center
  •  VidaFit
  •  Meadville Medical Center
  •  Public Health Institute