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Dietetics, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Lovejoy, GA, United States
Dietetics involves translating the sciences of nutrition and food to promote good health and treat disease. Dietetics is a vital and growing field with many career opportunities. 
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Overview

Why Study Dietetics at Madonna University?

  • Dedicated, fully equipped food laboratory for research opportunities
  • Accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)
  • Small classes for personalized instruction and academic advising
  • Academic service-learning coursework
  • Quality faculty that includes practicing dietitians 
Through Madonna's student organizations, the Nutrition Network and the Food Recovery Network, you can gain volunteer, networking, and leadership experience. Take advantage of our professional guidance and support in the pursuit of internships, graduate school or employment. Our bachelor's degree in dietetics is fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND). Upon completion of the program you will be eligible for the post-degree supervised practice that is required for registration as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN). National registration is obtained by passing the examination given to those who have completed a post-degree supervised practice, accredited by the ACEND.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Professional Issues in Dietetics
  • Introductory Food Science
  • Human Nutrition
  • Food Service Sanitation

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    70

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

  • Complete online application for undergraduate admissions
  • Official high school transcript (final transcript after graduation with graduation date posted)
  • ACT/SAT score(s)
  • AP, IB test score(s), if applicable
  • Dual Enrollment/college transcript, if applicable

Tuition Fee

  • International

    770 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 770 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    770 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 770 USD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Lovejoy

  • 900 - 1400 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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