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EXTEND (Experience to Engage Nutrition & Dietetics Students)

EXTEND student program


The Department of Nutritional Sciences offers qualified students the opportunity to experience real-world learning through its innovative program, EXTEND (Experience To Engage Nutrition & Dietetics students).

EXTEND enhances the value of our graduates by augmenting their classroom learning and expanding their knowledge, leadership and critical thinking skills. Participating students build impressive resumes that propel them to success. Whether the goal is a dietetic internship, meaningful employment or graduate school, EXTEND offers unique, not-to-be-missed opportunities to pave the way.

Students of the Department of Nutritional Sciences who have reached sophomore academic standing through graduate students are invited to participate. A minimum 3.0 grade point average must be maintained.

Employer partners represent the wide variety of job possibilities graduates seek and offer
work experiences that may be full-time, part-time or project based.

We wish to thank our EXTEND partners:





Employers new to EXTEND are encouraged to contact the department for more information contact: or (513) 558-7503.

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Contact Us

Department of Nutritional Sciences
3202 Eden Avenue
ML 0394
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0394
Phone: 513-558-7503
Fax: 513-558 -7500

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