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Messiah’s dietetic internship combines coursework with supervised practice hours. The program has been designed to offer students a meaningful, challenging internship that will lay the foundation for lifelong service in the field of nutrition.

What makes Messiah University’s dietetic internship unique?

  • The academic distinction of a nationally ranked, accredited Christian university and an ACEND-accredited undergraduate nutrition and dietetics
  • A program which has been granted full accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND), which qualifies students to take the national registered dietitian exam
  • The advantage of Messiah University’s regional network of organizational partners, offering a wide range of placements for our interns
  • A concentration in food insecurity
  • Students earn 19 graduate credits upon completion of the program
  • Opportunity to apply for Messiah’s accelerated MBA degree with a dietetics concentration
  • A cohort learning model that helps students develop meaningful relationships with one another as they progress through the program