Graduates of the DCN program have many exciting career options and opportunities available. They are prepared to assume leadership roles in practice and research. Many receive recognition for their excellence in practice, research, leadership, and education. Alumni publish in peer-reviewed journals, present in international and national forums, write grants, conduct research, and hold leadership positions in professional organizations.
The DCN prepares graduates for expert-level, advanced positions in clinical practice, education and research. Graduates have become tenure-track faculty members, advanced clinical practitioners, research dietitians, and senior management industry professionals. Based on our 2014 alumni survey:
- More than 80% of alumni are involved in research activities
- More than 60% have presented at national/international conferences
- More than 50% of have published in peer-reviewed journals and books
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