Eastern Michigan University

Due to the extreme weather conditions, Eastern Michigan University is canceling all classes on Monday, February 2. This includes all planned campus activities, lectures and events. The University will be open as scheduled on Tuesday, February 3, for regular business and classes.

Dietetics and Human Nutrition Program

Careers in dietetics and human nutrition are challenging and constantly changing and evolving as research continues in this growing field. Eastern Michigan University (EMU) can bring you into this exciting career through the dietetics and human nutrition program. Offered both on campus and distance-online, you can earn your degree from virtually anywhere in the United States. And, out-of-state students can take EMU-Online courses at affordable Michigan in-state tuition rates!

Which program is for you?


The undergraduate and graduate programs are fully accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)
120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
312.899.0040 ext. 5400

Upon successful completion of the Coordinated Program in Dietetics (CP) at EMU and completion of an EMU degree, the student is issued a verification statement* making them eligible to take the Registration Examination for Dietitians through the Commission of Dietetic Registration (CDR).

Commission on Dietetic Registration
120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
312.899.0040 ext. 5400

*Verification Statement - This is the statement provided by the Dietetics Program Director to CDR and to the student that allows the student to sit for the Registration Examination for Dietitians. This is only issued after the student completes the CP and achieves all skills needed to be an entry-level dietitian.

Dietetics and Human Nutrition Program

Lydia Kret, Director
313 Marshall Building

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Judi Brooks - Professor
John Carbone - Associate Professor
Kyunghee Choi - Lecturer
Rubina S. Haque - Associate Professor
Heather Hutchins-Wiese - Assistant Professor
Anahita Mistry - Associate Professor & Human Nutrition Graduate Coordinator
Amanda Niemiec - Academic Advisor
Sandra Pernecky - Lecturer
Alice Jo Rainville - Professor
Diane Reynolds - Clinical Coordinator
Debi Silverman - Assistant Professor

The School of Health Sciences is part of the College of Health & Human Services, 303 Everett L. Marshall Building, 734.487.0077