Working in partnership with Sodexo Dietetic Internships, Rhode Island University offers an online Master of Science in Dietetics degree program. Students apply to both institutions and are able to complete online coursework through the University while SodexoUSA coordinates placement and provides supervision of the internship.
Curriculum at Rhode Island includes studies in nutrition therapy, health promotion, and dietetic research. Students will have the opportunity to apply this knowledge in practice through more than 1,200 hours of supervised practice.
Internship concentrations include:
- Weight Management
- Medical Nutrition Therapy
- Senior Living
Completion of the MS in Dietetics Online Program does not lead to the RD credential or state licensure.
% OnlineMostly Online
School Accreditation & Licensing
University of Rhode Island is accredited by:
New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)
- Students must attend a two-day in-person orientation.