Bachelor of Science in Dietetics: Special Major
Didactic Program in Dietetics
We are excited about your interest in the Special Major in Dietetics at California State University, Sacramento ( Sacramento State). This Special Major has been developed to provide students with the academic preparation needed as the first step towards a career in dietetics or for students who want a strong nutrition background to use in another health care career. The Special Major is a Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) is developmentally accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education of the American Dietetic Association, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60606-6995, 1-800-877-1600, Ext. 5400.
This website is designed to provide you with information about the DPD/Special Major including an overview of the program, required coursework, faculty advisors, steps to becoming a registered dietitian and other career options in dietetics. There are also a number of useful links that will answer your questions about general admission requirements and important policies regarding Sacramento State.
Please feel free to contact the DPD Director, Dianne Hyson PhD, MS, RD at: firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions after reviewing the site.
Good luck and we hope to meet you soon!
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California State University Sacramento
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Sacramento, CA 95819-6053
Phone: (916) 278-6393
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Page last updated: 3/4/2011