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Dietetics Undergraduate Major

Mount Mary University is a recognized leader in dietetics education in southeastern Wisconsin and is the only Coordinated Program in Milwaukee. The two year program combines the required 1200 hours of supervised practice with the coursework to prepare you to be eligible to take the Registration Examination for Dietitians upon completion of the program and become a registered dietitian.

Prepare for a Career Helping People Live & Eat Healthy 

Dietetics is a rapidly growing career field. Through a career in dietetics, you can help people apply the principles of nutrition to their everyday lives so they can live a better, healthier life. Discover more about dietetics careers

Dietetics Program Accreditation

Mount Mary’s well-respected undergraduate Coordinated Program in Dietetics is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, Illinois 60606-6995, (800) 877-1600, ext. 5500.

Curriculum

The Coordinated Program in Dietetics prepares you to earn a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and to become a registered dietitian. Get complete details about the program in the student handbook (PDF).

Activities Outside of Class

Alison Tierney

Alison Tierney

Dietetics '14

Hometown: Wauwatosa, Wisc.

"The dietetics program has exceeded my expectations. Faculty ensure our success not only in the program, but also as future dietitians. Their dedication is truly amazing."

You can get involved in several service learning activities or student clubs and organizations at Mount Mary. Join the Nutrition and Dietetics Club or help in the community garden which donates 100% of the harvest to area food pantries. 

Scholarships for Dietetics Majors

The Jim and Claire Grammling Scholarship is designated for students majoring in dietetics. Learn about other scholarships available at Mount Mary.

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