Academic Plan of Study

Keiser academic plan of study

Keiser University – Pembroke Pines, FL
Academic program for Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and Nutrition:

  • Science prerequisite classes including Anatomy & Physiology I &II,  Microbiology, Biochemistry, & Statistics
  • 21 core classes in Dietetics and Nutrition (83 credits)
  • 1,288 hours of internship work – supervised practice (apx. 33 weeks)

Passing the National Registration Examination for Dietitians allows the title Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) and Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist (LDN)


Course Code Course Name
HUN2201 Principles of Nutrition
FOS3021C Fundamentals of Food
FOS4041C Food Science
HUN3403 Lifecycle Nutrition
DIE3317 Dietetics in Community Health
PET3361C Nutrition in Health and Exercise
HUN4241 Advanced Nutrition
DIE4564 Research Methods
FSS3233C Institution Food Service Production
DIE3125C Management of Dietary Systems
DIE3213 Medical Nutrition Therapy 1
DIE3246C Medical Nutrition Therapy 2
DIE5536C Nutrition Counseling & Communication
HUN4445 Clinical Nutrition & Disease 1
HUN4446C Clinical Nutrition & Disease 2
DIE4365 Dietetics Management Nutrition Prog
DIE4506 Seminar in Dietetics & Nutrition
DIE4537 Supervised Dietetics Practice 1
DIE4538 Supervised Dietetics Practice 2
DIE4940 Experience in Nutrition and Dietetics
DIE4536 Advanced Practicum in Dietetics
+1,288 Hours, 33 Weeks of Internship Work