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 Degree program concentrations at the University of the District of Columbia prepare you to address the complex issues facing urban communities here in the Washington, DC, area and around the world. The blend of rigorous coursework and extensive field and laboratory experience that our program offers will prepare you well for your chosen career path.