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Dietetics

The University of Vermont

12 months
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1720 USD/credit
1720 USD/credit
683 USD/credit
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About

Dietetics degree offered by the University of Vermont is a 30-hour graduate credit degree that prepares students for professional practice as a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist. 

Overview

Dietetics degree offered by the University of Vermont includes didactic coursework and supervised practice experience culminating in student eligibility to write the exam for registered dietitian/nutritionists. The MSD program is proud that all program graduates have passed the exam within one year of graduation.

This program is designed for students who have completed an undergraduate degree in dietetics and have received an ACEND verification statement within the past five years.

Its mission is to prepare and educate graduate students who will successfully function as entry-level registered dietitian nutritionists with specialized knowledge of and ability to apply the principles of sustainable food systems across all community health and nutrition practice settings. Students will take graduate level courses throughout the University of Vermont as well as advanced nutrition courses offered in the Department of Nutrition and Food Sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • MSD Journal Club 
  • Dietetics Practice 
  • Seminar
  • Research Methods 
  • Evidence -Based Research Project Design 
  • Graduate level statistics 
  • One course in ethics 
  • One course in health care policy/administration
  • Two elective courses selected by the student to enhance their professional development in the community health and nutrition concentration (6 credits)

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
90

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Electronic Application
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Application Fee of $65.00
  • Email addresses for three people who will provide letters of recommendation.  This information is submitted within the application and letters are sent from the recommender directly to us through the application portal. 
  • One transcript from each institution you have attended, including the one you currently attend.  Unofficial transcripts uploaded by you are sufficient for the review process for most programs (Public Health applicants, please review your requirements). 
  • Residential Status Questionnaire (for in-state tuition purposes)
  • Test scores for English proficiency for applicants whose native language is not English.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1720 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1720 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    1720 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1720 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    683 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 683 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Burlington

1269 - 1888 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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