COVID 19 Alert
Due to COVID 19, the CMPD has made changes to the required number of hours for the supervised practice rotations. The website is currently under revision and will be updated to reflect program changes. For specific questions, please contact CMPD Program Director Leslie Cunningham-Sabo at: Leslie.Cunningham-Sabo@Colostate.edu
Earn your master's degree and become a nutritionist
Our Master’s in Dietetics is designed for current students who are interested in becoming a registered dietitian.
The program includes didactic instruction and provides you with 1260 hours of supervised practice to meet the Core Competencies for Dietitians.
Our program ensures you get practical experience and coursework in the following:
- Community Nutrition – health needs assessment, program planning and delivery for vulnerable populations
- Clinical Nutrition – focus is on medical nutrition therapy for acute medical conditions
- Food Service Management – management and nutrition planning for large institutions like hospitals and schools
If you’re interested in this unique program, contact our program director: Leslie Cunningham-Sabo at firstname.lastname@example.org.
As a graduate student, you may choose a curriculum that requires you to conduct research and complete a thesis. Our faculty explore a wide range of nutrition-related research topics and encourage our graduate students to participate.