How to Apply
As of Spring 2014, the Certificate of Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD Certificate) is only available to students completing the MS in Nutrition at the University of Cincinnati.
Please use the following steps to apply to the program:
The application form must be typed or neatly printed in ink. Information included on the form must be accurate and complete. It is not necessary for applicants to apply to the University of Cincinnati separately.
Applicants to the DPD Certificate must send official copies of all undergraduate and graduate transcripts with the application form for any undergraduate degrees or courses completed at another university. Transcripts from foreign institutions must include a credential evaluation from an organization approved by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
A completed copy of the UC Admission Confirmation Form must also be submitted. The form is available below or click here to fill it out online. The fee for the application indicated on this form is waived for DPD Certificate applicants.
Admission Confirmation Form
The completed application packets for the DPD Certificate should be sent to:
Emily Van Walleghen, PhD, RD
Certificate of Didactic Program in Dietetics
University of Cincinnati
Department of Nutritional Sciences
3202 Eden Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0394
Prospective students who need additional assistance with completion of the application form or who have questions about the DPD Certificate can contact Dr. Van Walleghen at (513) 558-2024 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
DPD Certificate Application (PDF)