Master of Science in Dietetics
University of Rhode Island

Program Details

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:

  • Leadership
  • Diabetes
  • Weight Management
  • Wellness
  • Medical Nutrition Therapy
  • Pediatrics
  • Senior Living
  • Culinary

Completion of the MS in Dietetics Online Program does not lead to the RD credential or state licensure.

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Rhode Island is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Students must attend a two-day in-person orientation.