Schedule

Semester I (Fall)                                                                                    

Credits

NTFD 5410 Seminar in Nutrition

1

NTFD 5430 Complex Adult Nutritional Care

4

NTFD 5442 Practice Based Research in Medical Nutrition Therapy

3

NTFD 5445 Advanced Macronutrient Nutrition

3

Total Semester Hours:  

11

 

Semester II (Spring)

 

NTFD 5410 Seminar in Nutrition

1

NTFD 5420 Maternal & Child Nutrition

3

NTFD 5450 Advanced Nutrition Therapy

3

NTFD 5517 Nutrition Education & Counseling
      or ALHE 5010 Clinical Teaching Strategies

3

  Total Semester Hours:  

11

 

Semester III (Fall )

 

NTFD 5410 Seminar in Nutrition

1

NTFD 5440 Nutrition Programs: Theory to Application

4

*NTFD 5421 Lifespan Nutrition Practicum

2

*NTFD 5431 Medical Nutrition Therapy Practicum I

2

Total Semester Hours:  

9

 

Semester IV (Spring)

 

NTFD 5415 Professional Issues in Dietetics

1

NTFD 5432 Medical Nutrition Therapy Practicum II          

2

NTFD 5433 Medical Nutrition Therapy Practicum III                     

2

NTFD 5451 Nutrition & Food Service Management Practicum I

2

NTFD 5452 Nutrition & Food Service Management Practicum II

2

Total Semester Hours:  

9


 

Thesis option                                                                

      NTFD 5960 Thesis

 

6

 

Total Hours:


Thesis Option - 33 credit hours
Non-Thesis Option (Internship Exp)- 40 credit hours
Thesis Option with Internship - 46 credit hours