Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Dietetic Internship
Samford University

Program Details

Samford offers the online Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Dietetic Internship. This certificate emphasizes public health nutrition with a strong focus on leadership and advocacy. Graduates are prepared to be resourceful leaders effectively serving and advocating for the nutrition needs of diverse persons with integrity, compassion and respect. Students in the program should demonstrate a commitment to the enhancement of quality of life for individuals, communities and global societies through service and the nourishment of body and spirit. 

Sample of Program Courses:

  • Cultivating Nutrition Health: Strategies for Reducing Chronic Disease
  • Management Leadership in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Nutrition Counseling and Wellness Promotion
  • Supervised Practice in Community Nutrition
  • Supervised Practice in Child Nutrition

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Samford University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Official Verification Statement of Completion or Declaration of Intent to Complete from a regionally accredited Didactic Program in Dietetics, with original signatures issued within the last 5 years
  • Possess 150 hours or more dietetics-related and/or food service work experience, volunteer or paid