Rachel Schichtl, MS, RDN, CFCS

Instructor and DPD Director of Nutrition


McAlister 211

(501) 450-5953

Rachel Schichtl is the Director of the Didactic Program in Dietetics. She has been in this role for four years and previously taught as an adjunct and held a position at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. She is a PhD candidate at Texas Tech University currently completing her dissertation titled ” FCS student’s perceptions, attitudes and beliefs regarding cultural competence within a Family & Consumer Sciences undergraduate program”. While at Texas Tech Ms. Schichtl also has earned a graduate certificate in Youth Development. She has a Masters and Bachelors from the University of Central Arkansas in Family and Consumer Sciences with an emphasis in Nutrition and completed her Dietetic Internship at UCA. She currently directs the undergraduate nutrition program and teaches several senior level nutrition classes as well as graduate and undergraduate courses in Family and Consumer Sciences.