College of Agriculture & Natural Resources
Nutrition & Food Science

Admission to DPD Program

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In order to be admitted to the Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) at the University of Maryland, must follow the admission requirements of the University of Maryland and simply declare their major as Dietetics. The Dietetics program code for application is 1307D. Please visit the admission requirements for the following: 

Students who are enrolled in other majors at the University of Maryland must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 to switch to Dietetics. Prior to meeting with the DPD director, a student must have completed the AGNR Change of Major Workshop. For additional instructions on major change, please review the Dietetic Student Handbook 

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