In affiliation with
Offering two concentrations:
(1) Eating Disorders (ED-TEP) track
(2) Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) track
The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND) has approved the merger of the dietetic internships of the University of Minnesota – The Emily Program and the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview into one program, U of M DI, beginning in the Fall of 2015. Administration of the program is through the Department of Food Science and Nutrition at the University of Minnesota, St. Paul campus.
This accredited program offers non-credit, non-degree, supervised practice experiences designed to prepare graduates with a nutrition/dietetics degree to become eligible for the RD board exam. The program is a cooperative effort between the Department of Food Science and Nutrition and The Emily Program, as well as University of Minnesota Health. Interns work with and are supervised by the department faculty member designated as the Internship Director.