Program Learning Outcomes | Pepperdine University | Seaver College

Program Learning Outcomes

A student who graduates with a nutritional science DPD major should be able to:

  • The student who graduates with a major in Nutritional Science concomitantly completing the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' Didactic Program requirements should be able to successfully participate in dietetic internships and/or post-baccalaureate programs: pass the registration examination for entry-level dietitians; continue lifelong learning of Nutritional Science; and maintain productive future careers emphasizing service and diversity in nutrition, public health and dietetics.
  • The student who graduates with a major in Nutritional Science concomitantly completing the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' Didactic Program requirements should be able to integrate research using current technology in the advancement and dissemination of knowledge related to nutrition as an applied science and eventually, assume roles in leadership, management, and policy development.