What to Expect in the Nutrition Science Program
Thinking about joining our program? Find out what you can expect at UIC
The UIC coordinated program and nutrition science program in dietetics are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
The mission of the Nutrition Science DPD program is to provide program graduates with the skills and knowledge to be comfortable and competent in their dietetic internship and serve as professionals capable of providing excellent entry-level dietetic services in numerous food service, management, clinical and undeserved community settings.
Goals and objectives of the nutrition science DPD program can be found here.
Program data regarding goals and objectives of our programs and RD exam pass results are available upon request from the program director.
Our students typically enter the nutrition science program their junior year. You will need 60 hours of pre-human nutrition courses and 60 hours of HN courses.
Interested in pre-med? Watch this short video to hear our program director describe why a degree in nutrition science might be a great fit for you.
The UIC coordinated program and the nutrition science program are accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
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