James Madison University

Potential Careers

Our dietetics graduates work in a wide variety of responsible and exciting positions throughout the country. Some of these include:

  • Medical centers
  • Major teaching and research hospitals
  • Outpatient medical clinics or health centers
  • Home health care
  • Health departments
  • Colleges and universities
  • Research centers
  • School foodservice programs
  • Test kitchens
  • Government agencies, including all branches of the military
  • Wellness Centers


  • August 28
    First Day of Classes
  • November 17-25
    Thanksgiving Break
  • December 9-15
    Final Examinations
  • December 15-16