|DICAS fee||$50 for 1st application; $25 for each additional application|
|D&D Digital fee||$65|
|Application Fee to apply to NutraCo* Non-refundable||$80|
|Payable to NutraCo Dietetic Internship:|
|Program Tuition – Full-Time *
|Program Extension Fee||$1000 per month beyond the planned program length|
|Payable to Individual Vendor:|
|Purchase of EatRightPrep RD exam preparation software||$149.99|
|Subscription to EHR Go (web-based educational electronic health record system)||$50 for 12-week subscription|
|Health Insurance – student’s responsibility||Variable|
|Mandatory Professional Liability Insurance||$24 on average; varies by state|
|Physical exam, vaccines and immunization (for medical clearance)||Variable; depending on individual health requirements and health insurance|
|Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Student Membership||$58|
|Academy Member groups, if desired||$5 – $35|
|Back ground check (through Adam Safeguard)||$31 plus NJ sales tax & court fees, $10-$65 varies by state|
|Urine Drug Screen (through Adam Safeguard)||$59 plus NJ sales tax|
|Books, supplies, etc. (books from DPD are acceptable to use)||Variable, $50 – $600|
|Travel Expenses and car insurance||Variable; depending on state and location of rotation site – estimates may range from $200-$4,000|
|Meals during supervised practice||Variable; $0 – $10|
|Meetings / conferences||Variable; depending on attendance at state or regional conference – estimated $30-$80|
|Other RDN exam preparation optional||Various-$20 – $385 (Jean Inman recommended $385)|
|Technology Expenses (such as laptop)||Variable; depending on what you currently have & what you need|
|Mobile phone / internet access||Variable; $50 or more|
|RDN Exam fee||$200|
* Please note all program tuition and fees are payable only by ACH bank transfer or Visa, Mastercard or Discover credit card.
Tuition Refund Policy : A complete refund will be honored if cancellation is made within three business days of making the first tuition payment. After that, fees and payments are non-refundable regardless of the reason. Please keep in mind, once you are accepted to our program that slot is held specifically for you. The down payment of $1,500 made upon acceptance into the program is non-refundable.
NutraCo Dietetic Internship does not offer financial aid. Students who need assistance in covering the costs of the dietetic internship are encouraged to apply to the. It is worthwhile to check out local and state dietetic associations to see if they offer scholarships also. You may consider applying for a student loan, either federal or private student loans or even a personal loan. If you already have a student loan, you may be eligible to defer payment while enrolled in a dietetic internship program, but you will need to confirm if this is possible with the institution you have the loan with.
Upon request, NutraCo Dietetic Internship will provide a letter once you have been accepted into our program and have paid the tuition for possible deferment of your current loan.
If you are interested in applying to one of our affiliated graduate degree programs, please see their program website for tuition, expenses and financial aid options.
NutraCo Dietetic Internship is currently granted full accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics