Nutrition and Dietetics
> Steps to become a Registered Dietitian
Getting to SLU
Applying to SLU
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Department of Nutrition and Dietetics
Complete a bachelor's degree from a US regionally accredited university or college and
Didactic Program in Dietetics (
course work approved by the
The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND).
Pass the national examination administered by the
Commission on Dietetic Registration(CDR)
After passing the exam, a RD must complete
continuing professional education
requirements to maintain a registration.