Certificate in Didactic Dietetics Education
University of Northern Colorado

Program Details

Students interested in working in the nutrition and dietetics field can start their career journey with an online Certificate in Didactic Dietetics Education. This program specifically fulfills educational coursework requirements as the first step in becoming a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist.

After completing this program, individuals will earn a Verification Statement and be eligible to undertake supervised practice. Upon successful completion of the practice component and passing an examination, students can begin their professional career. 

Some of the topics covered in this program include:

  • Nutrition in the life cycle
  • Nutrition education and application strategies
  • Medical nutrition intervention
  • Nutrition applications in food service
  • Medical terminology

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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

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)