Bachelor of Science in Dietetics
University of Northern Colorado

Program Details

Take the first step in your nutrition and dietetics career with a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics degree. Graduates of this online program are eligible to participate in postgraduate internships and then sit for the national board examination to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN).

Students in this online nutrition degree program receive personalized mentoring from a faculty advisor throughout the program. Coursework emphasizes foundational science knowledge coupled with practical training and professional soft skills such as management and communication. Online students can complete the 15 core dietetics courses online, while completing remaining required credits through an accredited institution in their local area.

Students will learn about topics including:

  • Food safety
  • Nutrition and aging
  • Nutritional requirements of child development
  • Nutrition and health
  • Nutrition assessment and intervention

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Northern Colorado is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Some College

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)