Nutrition, Dietetics and Wellness Careers - General Information

Mission and Vision

The Dietetic Education Program at Central Arizona College engages our diverse communities in quality education for lifelong success by providing accessible, economic, cultural, and personal growth opportunities in Nutrition, Dietetics and Wellness.

The Dietetic Education Program at Central Arizona College is the leader of innovative learner success and the center for educational opportunities for our diverse communities in Nutrition, Dietetics and Wellness.


General Information
The Dietetic Education Program offers degree and certificate programs that can enhance job skills and increase employment possibilities. Our areas of expertise include specialty classes, niche markets and creative course designs. With over a 30 year history of innovations in, nutrition, dietetic and wellness education, we are proud to offer our programs to 21st century students using learner centered approaches.

Online or WEB-based
Online learning offers students more flexibility than traditional on-campus classes. Students can access their course work and submit assignments online to conveniently fit a variety of lifestyles.

Face to Face
Traditional classes are offered on the Signal Peak Campus during fall, spring and summer semesters.

Fast Paced CollegeClasses
Nutrition classes are offered face to face throughout the state of Arizona in a variety of formats (i.e. two-day, three-day, weekend sessions, etc.). Classes are intensive and require students to come prepared. After students are registered, they receive a confirmation letter with class preparation instructions.


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