1. Be competent entry-level Nutrition and Dietetic Technicians, Registered (NDTRs) to meet the employment needs of the community.
Completion: At least 80% of program students complete program/degree
requirements within 3 years.
Post graduate performance: 80% of employers responding to the survey will express satisfaction with the academic preparation of entry-level graduates hired by their facility.
Graduate Employment: Of graduates who seek employment, 65% are employed in nutrition and dietetics, or related fields, within 12 months of graduation.
Exam Attempt: 75% of program graduates take the CDR credentialing exam for
nutrition and dietetics technicians within 12 months of program completion.
Exam Pass Rate: The program’s one-year pass rate (graduates who pass the
registration exam within one year of first attempt ) on the CDR credentialing
exam for nutrition and dietetics technicians is at least 70%.
2. Communicate and work effectively with an inter-disciplinary workforce and clientele of the community.
Post-graduate performance: At least 80% of employers responding to the survey will express satisfaction with entry-level communication skills with the diverse population of the work environment.
- Academic Preparation: At least 80% of graduates responding to the survey will
express adequate classroom and clinical preparation for communicating
with multi-ethnic, socioeconomic and multidisciplinary groups in the
3. Participate in personal growth and lifelong learning activities.
Lifelong learning: At least 75% of graduates responding to the survey will report that they are members of a dietetic organization, and are involved in continuing education activities, or are continuing on in higher education.
Outcomes data are available on request.