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Bachelor of Science in Dietetics (Coordinated Program)

Admission Requirements

It is recommended that students entering from high school have a high school GPA of at least 3.0 and an ACT score of 21 math and 22 composite.  UC admits students based on academic and non-academic factors.  For more information please visit  the UC Admission Requirements website.

Students who intend to apply for the CPD must be enrolled in the Dietetics major in the College of Allied Health Sciences.   

Students transferring from another college or university or transitioning from UC Blue Ash or Clermont must have a GPA of at least of 3.0 in all previous college work and have completed a one year general chemistry course sequence (CHEM1030 and 1031) with lab (CHEM1030L and 1031L).  Students must have earned a C- or higher in all college level science courses.

Secondary Admission to the CPD

Admission to the CPD is restricted to UC Dietetics majors. Information for admission to the Dietetics program can be found at Bachelor's in Dietetics Admission Requirements. Dietetics majors may apply to the CPD when they have no more than 36 didactic course hours remaining and all 36 credit hours can be completed within the following academic year.  CPD applications are accepted by January 25th  each year.  A minimum overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required to apply.

Students will be advised of the decision of the CPD Admissions Committee by mid-February.  

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Department of Nutritional Sciences
3202 Eden Avenue
ML 0394
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0394
Phone: 513-558-7503
Fax: 513-558 -7500
Email: ​nutrition@ucmail.uc.edu

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More Information

For questions regarding the program after reviewing the materials on this website, please contact:

Kimberly Maco, MS
Program Coordinator
Department of Nutritional Sciences
College of Allied Health Sciences
University of Cincinnati
3202 Eden Ave.
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0394
Office: 513-558-​7503     
kimberly.maco@uc.edu

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