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Program Details

  • Award: Associate of Applied Science
  • Credits: 67
  • Delivery: Offered entirely online with face-to-face options available for some/all sections.
  • WIOA Certified

About this Program

The Dietetic Technician Program trains students to work either independently or with Registered Dieticians in the areas of food, nutrition, and dietetics. Workers in this field promote optimum health through nutrition and are a central part of the healthcare and foodservice management teams. Dietetic Technicians work in a wide range of settings, including health care and public health, foodservice, community, and research. Graduates of this program are eligible to take the Registration Examination from the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) Upon passing the exam graduates become a Dietetic Technician, Registered (DTR).

Program Locations

  • Northland Community and Technical College, East Grand Forks 56721
  • Northland Community and Technical College, Thief River Falls 56701
Northland Community and Technical College
1101 Highway 1 E Thief River Falls, MN 56701 Toll-Free: (800) 959-6282 Local: (218) 683-8800 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email:

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