Nutrition and Dietetics
209 Wirtz Hall, DeKalb IL 60115
Phone: (815) 753-1384
Fax: (815) 753-5406
Dr. Josephine Umoren
ND Graduate Director
Phone: (815) 753-6351
Completion of all didactic course requirements will result in the student earning a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition, Health and Wellness. Completion of all didactic program course requirements does not guarantee that students will be accepted into a dietetic internship program. Admission into a dietetic internship program is fiercely competitive. For more information on the dDidactic Program in Dietetics at Northern Illinois University please refer to the .
The Didactic Program in Dietetics at Northern Illinois University is accredited by: Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics 120 Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000 Chicago, IL 60606-6995 (312) 899-0040
The Didactic Program in Dietetics mission is “To prepare students to be entry-level registered dietitians who manage food and nutrition services for the public.”
Resources available to the program will be fully utilized.
All students, unless on leave will make satisfactory progress towards program completion.
Graduates will pursue admission into a dietetic internship.
DPD graduates will be competent to practice.