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FACS 490 - Senior Seminar in Dietetics

2 hours
This capstone course is designed to prepare senior dietetics students for acceptance into the Supervised Practice Program (1200 post graduate internship hours).  The completion of these hours is a mandatory step in the credentialing process for the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN).  Course content will support students through the application process that will include selection of internship opportunities, development of a professional personal statement, and completion of the application packet.  Students will learn how to use DICA’s and D & D Digital application websites.  In addition, scholarship opportunities will be explored.  Professional ethics will be integrated into this course and the application process.  This course will be offered the fall semester prior to graduation. Fall only Prerequisite(s): Senior standing in the dietetic program. UG