About the Distance Dietetic Program
What is a Registered Dietitian (RD)?
According to the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, a registered dietitian (RD) is an expert in food and nutrition. Dietitians work in a wide variety of employment settings.
Is Distance Learning for You?
Access to a computer with e-mail and Internet capabilities is essential. In the online format, discussion and interaction takes place via email or discussion groups. As a potential student, you should analyze your learning style to see if this format will work for you.