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Nutrition and Dietetics

University of Wisconsin Madison

48 months
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38634 USD/year
38634 USD/year
10746 USD/year
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About

The popular dietetics degree program combines clinical and managerial courses with the nutrition core to prepare students to become registered dietitian nutritionists (RDN). We offer a bachelor degree in Nutrition and Dietetics at the University of Wisconsin Madison. 

Overview

RDNs work in hospitals, outpatient clinics, schools, colleges, wellness programs and nursing homes as well as in public health agencies, the food industry, and research labs. Students meet the following criteria as a pathway for becoming an RDN: Fulfill all academic course requirements of the Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) according to the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) 2017 Standards of Education. This bachelor in Nutrition and Dietetics is offered by the University of Wisconsin Madison. 

Learning Outcomes 

  • Obtains and can articulate specialized knowledge in the field of nutritional sciences and dietetics along with an education broad enough to meet the challenges of future careers and opportunities.
  • Obtains and can articulate foundational knowledge in areas relevant to the field of nutrition and dietetics.
  • Communicates complex ideas in a clear and understandable manner through both written and oral presentations.
  • Demonstrates quantitative literacy in math and statistics relevant to nutritional sciences and dietetics.
  • Demonstrates the ability to think critically and creatively, to synthesize, analyze, and integrate ideas for decision making and problem solving.
  • Develops the skills for life-­long learning and is capable of locating, interpreting, and critically evaluating professional literature and current research.
  • Develops a global perspective and an appreciation for the interdependencies among individuals and their workplaces, communities, environments, and world; and an understanding of the interrelationships between science and society.
  • Develops a respect for truth, a tolerance for diverse views, and a strong sense of personal and professional ethics.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to the Science and Technology of Food
  • Food Service Operations
  • Food Service Operations Lab
  • The Professions of Dietetics and Nutrition
  • Human Nutritional Needs

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Fall Early Action: November 1

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
95

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
95

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Admissions Application
  • Application Fee
  • Course And Grade Information From Grades 9-12
  • Official Test Scores: Scores From Either The Act Or The Sat Are Required And Must Be Sent Directly From The Testing Agency 
  • Two Essays: Tell Us About Your Academic And Personal Achievements
  • One Required Letter Of Recommendation
  • Additional Materials: Even After Your Application Is Complete We May Request Additional Supporting Materials Such As Self-reported Grades, Academic Performance Statements, And Course Change Documentation

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    38634 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38634 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    38634 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 38634 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    10746 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 10746 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Madison

1015 - 1752 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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