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Dietetics - The Study of Food and Nutrition

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Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD)

  • Bachelor of Science degree
  • Small classes sizes in dynamic Food and Nutrition courses
  • Extensive field experience in varied community settings
  • Preparation to be competitive applicants for a dietetic internship

Dietetic Internship (3 locations)

  • 1200+ hours of supervised practicum with community nutrition emphasis
  • Extensive preparation for the National Registration Exam with 100% pass rate
  • Mentorship for career placement in entry-level practice as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (R.D.N.)
  • Development of effective and self-reliant professionals committed to lifelong learning

SCORE™ Program

  • SCOREā„¢ (Smart Cooking on the Run Every day) nutrition resources for ISU collegiate athletes
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist providing both team and individual nutrition education
  • Volunteer opportunities for students interested in sports nutrition
  • Sponsored by The United Dairymen of Idaho

Dietetic Programs

(208) 282-5719

(208) 282-3937

Garrison 603 (physical address)

921 South 8th Avenue, Stop 8117 (mailing address)

Idaho State University Pocatello, ID 83209-8117

Accredited By

ACEND: Accreditation Council For Education in Nutrition and Dietetics with in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics



120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2190
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
800/877-1600, ext. 5400
Fax: 312/899-4817


Both DPD and DI Dietetic Programs are fully Accredited through December 31, 2025.


921 South 8th Avenue
Pocatello, Idaho, 83209
(208) 282-4636

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