Dietetics (distance program)

Dietetics (distance program) Master of Science (M.S.)

This option is available only to Registered Dietitians (RD) or those eligible to take the registration examination. The program is an online inter-institutional program specifically for RDs seeking a Master of Science degree.

The Dietetics specialization is part of the multi-state Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (IDEA). Students apply to one of the institutions (in this case, UNL) but may take courses offered by any of the partner institutions, including:

• University of Nebraska–Lincoln
• Colorado State University
• Iowa State University
• Kansas State University
• North Dakota State University
• Oklahoma State University
• South Dakota State University
• University of Kansas Medical Center

Course Information
Course Matrix

Careers

  • Registered Dietitian

Application to this program

Application to this program is open only to Registered Dietitians (RD) or those eligible to take the registration examination.

When completing the Office of Graduate Studies online application, select:
Major/Degree: Nutrition & Health Sciences (MS)
Specialization: Dietetics

START THE APPLICATION PROCESS AT GRADUATE STUDIES

Degree Requirements

Students will work with an adviser to create a Program of Studies or Memorandum of Courses during the first half of their coursework.
Sample Courses