The Dietetic Technician Program is a two-year program leading to the Associate of Applied Science Degree.
Program graduates will be able to:
The TCC Dietetic Technician Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND).
Graduates of the TCC Dietetic Technician Program are eligible to take the national Dietetic Technician, Registered, credentialing examination administered by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). Those who pass the exam and maintain continuing education requirements may use the title Dietetic Technician, Registered or DTR, which is recognized throughout the United States.
Christina Liew-Newville, M.S., R.D., L.D., Dietetic Technician Program Director
Lynda Arnold, M.S.
Career and Technology Academic Advisor
Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND)
120 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000
Chicago, IL 60606-6995
Phone: 1-800-877-1600 ext 5400
Updated May 9, 2013