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About Our Program

The KU dietetics and integrative medicine graduate online certificate program offers working professionals and graduate students the opportunity to become skilled patient advisors and collaborative members of multidisciplinary health care teams.

The program explores a personalized approach to prevention and treatment of chronic disease that embraces conventional and complementary therapies. It reaffirms the importance of the therapeutic relationship, a focus on the whole person, lifestyle, biochemical individuality and environmental influences.

This is an online program only, with no campus visits required. The 12 credit hours are delivered as web-based courses, affording great flexibility to students.

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Application Deadlines

Students may begin this program during the fall, spring or summer semesters.

Application deadlines:

  • Fall start: July 1
  • Spring: October 30
  • Summer: March 31

Application Information

Advising and Assistance

We're here to answer questions and provide assistance as you consider our online dietetics and integrative medicine graduate certificate. You may wish to explore some of the most frequently asked questions about this program.

Please note: to be eligible for this program, you must currently be a registered dietitian or other health care professional and/or currently enrolled in a health professions major at the graduate level in college. See the complete list of admission requirements.

For program-specific questions, please contact Jeannine Goetz, Ph.D., program director, at or 913-588-1449 (711 TTY).

School of Health Professions

Dietetics and Nutrition
KU Medical Center
3901 Rainbow Boulevard
Mailstop 4013
Kansas City, KS 66160
913-588-5355 • 711 TTY