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Associate of Science in Dietetics

A dietitian is an expert in dietetics; that is, human nutrition and the regulation of diet. A dietitian advises people on what to eat in order to lead a healthy lifestyle or achieve a specific health-related goal.

Transfer Degree Options

K-State offers two professional programs in dietetics; a coordinated program in dietetics and a didactic program in dietetics.  Please visit the Kansas State University website for more details.

The first two year of courses can be taken at DCCC for an Associate of Science Degree.  The recommended course guide as shown in the college catalog lists the courses and the potential semesters students should take them.


College Catalog

This catalog contains the curriculum information a student needs in planning his or her studies at Dodge City Community College.  All students need to become familiar with the language of the college catalog and the necessity of planning a sequence that will provide either a one-year certificate or a two-year degree.  Advisors are provided to assist students in planning their academic program.  As a student, please make sure that you consult your advisor for guidance in planning a program of study.  Students are ultimately responsible for assuring that their academic program meets the requirements for graduation and/or transfer to another degree granting institution.

Contact Information

Scott Thompson
Professor of Biology
2501 N. 14th Ave.
Dodge City, KS 67801