Didactic Program in Dietetics Goals
Prepare competent graduates for entry into dietetic internship programs or other graduate degree programs.
- Outcome Measure 1a.
Over a five year period 80% of program graduates will successfully complete the registration exam on the first try.
- Outcome Measure 1b.
Within 18 months of DPD completion. 50% of students not applying to DI programs will be accepted into post-graduate programs.
- Outcome Measure 1c.
Over a five year period 80% of those applying to DI programs the academic year of completion will be accepted.
- Outcome Measure 1d.
Seventy percent of majors who begin the third year in the DPD curriculum will complete program requirements within 150% of time planned for completion.
- Outcome Measure 1e.
Over a five year period 60% of DPD graduates will apply to supervised practice programs in the academic year they complete the program.
Add to the cadre of historically under-represented individuals who are successful professionals in their field of study.
- Outcome Measure 2a.
Within 18 months of DPD completion, 80% of historically under-represented graduates not applying to either a DI program or a post-graduate program will receive employer ratings of “satisfactory” or better in a nutrition and or food related employment.
- Outcome Measure 2b.
80% historically under-represented graduates entering a supervised practice or graduate program will complete all program requirements within 150% of time planned for completion.
Foster quality academic, professional and social development and instill within graduates a commitment to community service.
- Outcome Measure 3a.
Over a five year period, students will rate the quality of academic training received in 90% of the program major course requirements as met or exceeded expectations.
- Outcome Measure 3b.
Over a five year period, 80% of current students will indicate active involvement in campus clubs and community service activities.
- Outcome Measure 3c.
Over a five year period, 50% of graduates will show continued involvement in professional or community service activities.
- Outcome Measure 3d.
Over a five period, 80% of graduates will rate their Preparation for the dietetic internship as adequate or above.
- Outcome Measure 3e.
Over a five period, 80% of internship directors will rate the preparation of graduates for internship as adequate or above.