ACADEMIC DEPARTMENTS & PROGRAMS
Department of Architecture
& Urban Sustainability
Department of Health,
Nursing & Nutrition
As a registered nurse, you apply your knowledge and skills on a daily basis. Yet, there is always a need to learn more, both in order to provide better health care to your patients and advance your career. The nursing program at UDC provides the opportunity to do both.
The mission of the DPD is to provide program graduates with the skills and knowledge to be confident and competent in their dietetic internship and serve as professionals capable of providing excellent entry-level dietetic services in community, food service, management, and clinical settings.
The Health Education mission aligns with the CAUSES mission, which is “research-based academic and community outreach programs that improved the quality of life and economic opportunity of people and communities in the District of Columbia, the nation, and the world.
The program stresses the importance of design as a tool for creating sustainable urban environments through research-based academic collaboration with partners in health profession, nutrition science, environmental studies, water resource management, and agriculture.
The Professional Science Master’s Program of the College of Agriculture, Urban Sustainability and Environmental Sciences of the University of the District of Columbia will advance students’ knowledge and prepare students for immediate entry into the workforce, for the next level of education, for specialized employment opportunities, and for lifelong learning.