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In this section you are required to fill out your personal statement. This can be customized per site that you selected to have your application sent to. This can be done by selecting add new entry.

Title this personal statement for ease of reference. Type your personal statement in the section below. Enter in your personal statement into the text box or by copying and pasting from a work processing document.  A maximum of 8000 characters or approximately 1,000 word may be entered. In your personal statement address the following items.

  1. Why do you want to enter the dietetics profession?
  2. Discuss experiences that have helped to prepare you for your career,
  3. What are your short-term and long-term goals?
  4. What are your strengths and weaknesses or areas needing improvement?
  5. What other information do you consider important for the selection decision?

Once you are satisfied with your personal statement you may save it by clicking the save button at the bottom of the page.