The Food and Nutrition Specialization in Coordinated Program in Dietetics of Framingham State University is designed for:
- Those who wish to fulfill both the Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) requirements and the supervised practice experience to become a registered dietitian.
- Those who have a current Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) Verification Statement indicating completion of DPD requirements and wish to complete the supervised practice experience.
This concentration coordinates academic and supervised practice experiences with graduate work to meet the requirements for registration eligibility and membership in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND).
Specialization in Coordinated Program in Dietetics
This specialization coordinates academic and supervised practice experience (practicum courses) to meet the requirements for registration eligibility and membership in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND). Students are eligible to take the registration exam upon completion of the program. After acceptance to the MS program, students must apply for admission to the Coordinated Program. Students are accepted on a competitive basis in the spring semester for entrance into the program the following fall, once science and food prerequisite courses have been completed. The program follows a set course sequence for two years; other graduate courses may be integrated during this time. Students accepted to the Coordinated Program must meet program maintenance policies as stated in the Coordinated Program in Dietetics Manual. Students should see the Coordinated Program Director early to discuss their plan of study and to obtain application materials.
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- Nutrition in the School Environment
- Medical Nutrition Therapy
- Management of Food and Nutrition Services
- Foodservice Systems
- Seminar in Clinical Nutrition
- Human Nutrition Science
- 12 months
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DisciplinesNutrition & Dietetics Food Sciences Biochemistry View 576 other Masters in Biochemistry in United States
- Online graduate admission application
- $50.00 application fee
- A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university
- An official transcript from each college or university attended as an undergraduate or graduate student
- An overall undergraduate QPA of at least 3.00 on a 4.00 scale including acceptable grades in science course
- Courses in Human Anatomy and Physiology, Biochemistry, and Biostatistics must have been successfully completed within the last five years
- Students who wish to fulfill the academic requirements (DPD) for becoming a Registered Dietitian are encouraged to apply. Students must earn a grade of B- (2.70) or better in each prerequisite course and an overall average of B (3.00)
- Students who do not fulfill the QPA requirement, but have a GPA of 2.75 will be considered for admission after they complete two prerequisite courses
- GRE scores
- Two letters of recommendation
- Applicants must submit a 300-word personal statement
International39750 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1325 USD per credit during 12 months.
National39750 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1325 USD per credit during 12 months.
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