Coordinated BS/MS Program in Nutrition & Dietetics

Coordinated BS/MS Program in Nutrition & Dietetics

Coordinated BS/MS Program in Nutrition & Dietetics

Thank you for your interest in the Coordinated BS/MS Program in Nutrition & Dietetics (CP) at Rowan University. The CP is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND). The CP includes lectured-based course work and 1,000 hours of supervised practice required by ACEND. Students are placed in a variety of settings, including medical centers, long-term care facilities, school nutrition programs, health departments, wellness centers and many other locations. After completing the CP, the graduate earns both a Bachelor of Science (BS) and a Master of Science (MS) degree and is eligible to take the National Registration Examination to become a Registered Dietitian/Nutritionist (RDN). In 2024, a master’s degree will be required to be eligible for the exam. In the junior and senior year of the program, you will complete 80 hours of experience and in the graduate year, you will complete 920 hours of experience. 

Learn more about the program:

Program Application Packet

Program Handbook

Program Goals and Objectives

Information for Future and Current CP Students

 

Accreditation

The CP at Rowan University is granted accreditation candidacy by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND®) by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (formerly the American Dietetic Association), 120 Riverside Dr., Suite 2190, Chicago, IL 60606-6995, 1-800-877-1600.