This program of study is for those students who wish to be credentialed as a Registered Dietitian. This 5-year major allows students to complete both the required didactic and supervised practice/ internship components at Dominican University. Students must first be enrolled in the nutrition and dietetics major and will then apply to enter the coordinated program in dietetics in their junior year or after completion of the following prerequisite courses: BIOL 152 , BIOL 160 , BIOL 252 , CHEM 101 , CHEM 104 , MATH 211 , NUTR 200 , NUTR 250 , and NUTR 290 . In order to be eligible for this programs, a grade of at least a B- in the prerequisite courses, 80% on math skills placement exam, a personal statement, and three letters of reference are required. Applications will open at the start of each the spring semester with a deadline of mid February. Students admitted to the program are expected to follow the specific policies and procedures described in the Coordinated Program Student Handbook in addition to the guidelines in the Bulletin.