Kansas State University

Global Campus



1615 Anderson Avenue

Manhattan, KS 66502

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.- Dietetics

Format: Online

Program Description:

The dietetics master’s degree program is for registered dietitians or individuals who are registration-eligible.

Students in this program will be able to apply cutting-edge information in food, nutrition, food service management and wellness to enhance dietetics practice; think independently and critically to evaluate and apply new research concepts and theories to advance the profession of dietetics; understand public policy and current systems of health care delivery with particular reference to the role of the dietitian; and advance the profession of dietetics by contributing to evidence-based practice.

The program is offered through the Great Plains Interactive Distance Education Alliance (Great Plains IDEA).

Careers in Dietetics
Many dietitians work in health care facilities or public health settings, including:

  • Hospitals
  • Extended care facilities
  • Women, Infants and Children (WIC) programs
  • Food stamp programs
  • Programs for the elderly
  • Noncommercial and commercial foodservice operations


"Kansas State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The didactic program in dietetics at K-State is currently granted continuing accreditation by the Accreditation Council for

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $565 USD

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Remote Town

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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