Program Description


The Miami University Dietetic Internship is a Combined Master’s Degree/Dietetic Internship. The combined program is a 16-month program requiring students to complete all required coursework for the Master’s degree in Kinesiology, exercise Science and Health concentration in conjunction with a 1280 hour supervised practice experience. A total of 30 semester hours is required and includes 21 hours of coursework and 9 hours supervised practice. The area of concentration for the Miami University Combined Master’s degree/Dietetic Internship is community nutrition. The internship is designed for each graduate may achieve all required competencies through academic coursework, qualifying exit work, and evidence-based supervised practice experiences.

About Miami University of Ohio

Miami is a residential university with faculty who are dedicated to learning and discovery. A liberal education core provides the foundation for the more specialized studies of the majors. Immersing students in both academic and co-curricular experiences has enabled Miami to achieve a top-tier national ranking among universities that provide the best student outcomes. Founded in 1809, Miami's name reflects the history of the Native American tribe that once inhabited the Miami Valley region of Ohio. Miami maintains strong ties with the Miami Tribe, now located in Oklahoma. Based on Fall 2017 enrollment, 17,147 undergraduates and 2,305 graduate students study on the Oxford campus. Regional campuses in Hamilton, Middletown, and West Chester enroll 4,972 combined. Miami offers bachelor's degrees in over 120 areas of study. Graduate students choose from more than 60 master's and doctoral degree programs. Several associate's degrees as well as bachelor's degrees are offered through study at the regional locations.