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Becoming a Registered Dietitian
Minimum requirements for entrance into the profession of dietetics include:
- Completion of a four-year undergraduate degree in food and nutrition.
- Completion of either a one-year internship practicum or a master of science degree.
- Passing a qualifying exam set by the College of Dietitians of Ontario.
- Registration with the College of Dietitians of Ontario.
We offer a dietetic internship program to postgraduate students of nutrition.
Dietetic Internship Program: Completed over a period of 41 weeks, this program usually begins in September and finishes at the end of June. Approximately eight positions are offered each year.