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Nutrition and Dietetics

The Coordinated Program in Dietetics is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The program was granted full accreditation by the ACEND board in February 2014.

UTSA Program Change Information for Students  (click to view document)

Effective January 1, 2020, the Coordinated Program in Dietetics (CPD) will be formally housed and administrated by the new College for Health, Community and Policy (hereafter referred to as “the College”). College has been approved by The University of Texas System and acknowledged by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.


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Important Note: To become a registered dietitian nutritionist, the educational program and supervised practice/experimental learning (internship) must be an ACEND-accredited program. Graduates must then pass the national registration exam that is set forth by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR).