Dietetics Option

Wentworth Douglass students

The DIETETICS OPTION is the first step to becoming a Registered Dietitian.

The Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) curriculum is accredited by the The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND). It prepares you for a Dietetic Internship by:

  • providing a solid science background in chemistry, anatomy and physiology, biochemistry, and microbiology.
  • incorporating nutrition courses essential to becoming a competent professional.
  • offering individualized guidance when applying for a post-graduate dietetic internship.

Interested in the curriculum requirements for the Dietetic option? for students admitted to UNH before fall 2016, click here.  for students admitted to unh fall 2016 and beyond, click here

Questions? Contact:

Maggie Dylewski Begis, Ph.D., R.D., L.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor, Director of the Didactic Program in Dietetics
Kendall Hall, Room 119
Durham, NH 03824