Program Goals and Objectives for the Didactic Program in Nutrition and Dietetics at SUNY College at Oneonta (2012-2013)
Program Goal: 1. To provide a high quality Didactic Program in Dietetics (DP).
Objective 1: At least 80% of alumni report satisfaction with the quality of program instruction.
Objective 2: Students evaluate quality of DPD course instruction as being good to excellent (an average rating of at least 3 on the current College instrument)
Objective 3: At least 80% alumni evaluate the overall quality of the program as good to excellent.
Program Goal: 2. To prepare DPD students for dietetic internships, graduate schools and/or entry level professional positions requiring foods and/or nutrition expertise.
Objective 1: Over a five-year period, at least 60% of DPD graduates will apply to supervised practice programs within 12 months of graduation.
Objective 2: Over a five-year period, 60% of those applying to a supervised practice program will be accepted.
Objective 3: Over a five-year period, at least 80% of DPD graduates who do not enter a supervised practice program will enter graduate schools and/or entry level professional positions within a year of graduation.
Objective 4: At least 80% of alumni who take the RD exam pass the first time.
Objective 5: At least 80% of students enrolled in third year professional courses as defined by the 4 year program of study will complete the program/degree requirements within 3 years.
Objective 6: Over a five year period, at least 85% of dietetic internship directors will rate alumni as meeting preparation expectations with no major deficiencies.
Program information and outcomes achievement information, such as match rates and RD exam pass rates, are available from the Program Director