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  Oct 18, 2017
 
 
    
2011-2013 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Human Nutrition, M.S., General Concentration


Completion of a total of 33 graduate credits is required for the master of science degree in human nutrition.

Human Nutrition Program Options


Students enrolled in the Human Nutrition graduate program may wish to complete undergraduate courses to fulfill the foundation knowledge and skills required in a Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) approved by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE) of the American Dietetic Association, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60606-6995, 800.877.1600, www.eatright.org. The undergraduate Nutrition and Dietetics program encourages students to request a transcript evaluation from the program Director, Georgia Chavent, 203.932.7410, to determine which undergraduate courses are required to receive a Verification Statement. A minimum of six undergraduate courses must be taken at UNH. Students holding a verification statement may apply to a supervised practice program such as a dietetic internship. Following completion of the practice program or dietetic internship, the candidate may sit for the exam to become a registered dietitian (RD).