Dietetics FAQ

What will I study and how much coursework is required?

These links will provide additional information on the Dietetics degree and curriculum:

What can I do with this major?

Program graduates who complete the program requirements are eligible to apply for a supervised practice program (dietetic internship). Dietetic internship graduates are eligible to complete the national registration examination to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN).

What is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist?

Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDNs) are food and nutrition experts who have met the criteria to earn the RDN credential.

How do I apply for this major?

Dietetics program admission follows the University of Memphis admission criteria and application process. When completing the application, your major will be Health Studies with a concentration in Dietetics.