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You can connect with a graduate admissions counselor in a variety of ways—choose the one that’s most convenient for you. We look forward to hearing from you!

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ADMISSIONS COUNSELOR

Thank you for your Interest!

You can connect with a graduate admissions counselor in a variety of ways—choose the one that’s most convenient for you. We look forward to hearing from you!

Tracy Smith
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(919) 760-8735



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Graduate Nutrition Programs

When you're ready to advance your nutrition career, go strong.

Meredith's graduate nutrition programs in Raleigh are among the region's best. We offer an ideal location. Long-standing partnerships with area organizations. And an outstanding reputation among employers.

  • Professional development and research opportunities
  • Small classes allow for more personal education
  • Coeducational program open to men and women
  • Community partnerships with top organizations in the area
  • Full-time and part-time options
  • Dietetics concentration and Dietetic Internship programs are accredited by Accreditation Council for Education and Nutrition (ACEND)

* The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60606, 1-800-877-1600.

3800 Hillsborough St.
Raleigh, NC 27607-5298
(919) 760-8423
Fax: (919) 760-2898
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Future Registered Dietitian

Future Registered Dietitian

Designed for students holding an undergraduate degree in a science-related field with a dream of becoming a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN).

Also suitable for undergraduate students with a major in Foods & Nutrition looking to obtain a DPD Verification Statement. The MS-DPD track may also be available to those students with a non-science undergraduate degree granted they take the necessary coursework prior to applying to the program. Upon successful completion of the MS-DPD track, students will earn a Master’s degree, along with the Verification Statement to apply to a DI at an ACEND accredited institution.

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Do you want to become a Registered Dietitian?

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Working Professional

Working Professional

Designed for the non-traditional aged student in search of their passion for nutrition and ready for a career change. Also suitable for already existing Registered Dietitians in need of an advanced degree. The Food & Nutrition Studies track offers comprehensive curricula comprising of nutrition education, community nutrition, food security, sustainable food systems, contemporary research, food systems management and more.

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Are you a Registered Dietitian and want an advanced degree in Nutrition?

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Non-clinical Nutrition Professional

Non-clinical Nutrition Professional

Designed for the non-traditional aged student in search of their passion for nutrition and ready for a career change. Also suitable for already existing Registered Dietitians in need of an advanced degree. The Food & Nutrition Studies track offers comprehensive curricula comprising of nutrition education, community nutrition, food security, sustainable food systems, contemporary research, food systems management and more.

Explore the MS-Food & Nutrition Studies Track »


Are you interested in pursuing a non-clinical careeer in nutrition?

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Seeking Internship

Seeking Internship

Meredith College’s ADA-accredited Dietetic Internship program enables post-baccalaureate women and men to build on an undergraduate education by providing the knowledge and supervised practice experience needed to enter this fast-growing profession. The Internship not only prepares you for the RD exam, it gives you a 6 credit jumpstart in Meredith’s MS in Nutrition – Food & Nutrition Studies Track. The Meredith DI requires applicants to hold a DPD Verification Statement from an ACEND accredited institution prior to applying.

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Do you want to apply for a Dietetic Internship?

Program Options

Whether you intend to pursue licensure as a registered dietitian or prefer to work in another aspect of the nutrition field such as the nonprofit sector, research setting, or a program supporting local and sustainable food, Meredith's graduate programs in nutrition will prepare you to succeed professionally.

89%

Meredith’s dietetic intern program has an 89% pass rate on CDR Credentialing Exam for dietitian nutritionists.

93%

of Spring 2016 MS Graduates matched to Dietetic Internship.

GRE Waiver

Available for prospective students meeting specific criteria.

Co-ed Program

Graduate nutrition programs are open to men and women

Investing in Our Shared Future

We know the impact that good nutrition has on individuals and communities. That’s why we offer a variety of options – to both enrich your experience, and make it financially possible to pursue your goals as a nutrition professional.

Meredith students working in organic garden

Meredith's organic garden provides hands-on opportunities to learn about planting, harvesting, and preparing healthy food.

Elizabeth Hurley

Elizabeth Hurley

Elizabeth Hurley,'16, M.S. in Nutrition has already earned accolades in the nutrition field.

Chris Dunham

Chris Dunham

Chris Dunham,'16, earned his M.S. in Nutrition to pursue his passion for sustainable food and nutrition.

Samantha Van Ollefen

Samantha Van Ollefen

Samantha Van Ollefen discovered a passion for sustainable agriculture while earning her M.S. in Nutrition.