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NutraCo Dietetic Internship Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

Minimum completion of bachelor’s degree granted by a U.S. regionally accredited college/university or foreign equivalent and ACEND-accredited coursework requirements (Didactic Program in Dietetics or DPD) with signed original Verification Statement or Declaration of Intent Statement. Submit copies of your official transcripts and signed Verification Statement or Declaration of Intent Statement upon acceptance to our program.

Minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for overall and DPD courses.

Work or volunteer experience in dietetics is preferred, but not required.

Complete an application for NutraCo Dietetic Internship through the Dietetic Internship Central Application Service (DICAS), a computer-based method to apply for Dietetic Internships, at http://portal.dicas.org.

Register for Dietetic Internship computer matching with D&D Digital at www.dnddigital.com, and prioritize NutraCo Dietetic Internship for matching before the deadline date (number 851).

Submit a non-refundable application fee of $75.00 payable to NutraCo. We will only accept: cashier’s check; money order; ACH Bank Transfer; or credit card payment (with additional 3% fee). Please e-mail Christa Brown,Program Assistant, to request the NSDI Applicant Payment form. Click here for summary of estimated costs and fees associated with our program.
The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) is not required for the NutraCo Dietetic Internship application or for the University of Alabama’s master’s program (click here for more information about their program) . However, if you are interested in applying for a master’s program at a later date it is recommend to take the GRE exam.
Technology skills and requirements for distance learning include: computer/laptop-preferable; email account; high speed internet; webcam/microphone; headset; color scanner; printer; smartphone; and Microsoft Office 2010 or higher.
Cover letter addressed to the program director summarizing why you want to apply to our program.
Completed NutraCo Dietetic Internship Supplemental Application Form / Checklist (click here).
This program requires 5 preceptors, one for each onsite rotation.Preference will be given to potential interns who have all of their sites and preceptors secured. However, don’t let that hinder you from applying. You can apply to our program even if you have one preceptor secured and we can help assist site location once accepted into the program (please note it remains the intern’s responsibility to locate a site and preceptor). As part of your application, you can use this form to obtain preceptors “Preceptor Qualifications Form” For more information about preceptors, click here.
We would like to know more about you on a personal level, requiring submission of a brief self-video as part of your application. Click here for directions.

Supplemental Application Requirements

Please send all the below to nutra.co@gmail.com by February 15th 11:59PM (EST)
Submission of Applicant Video ( for a closer look at how to submit this video click here )
Completed Preceptor Qualifications Form for all preceptors secured
$75 Application Fee payable to NutraCo Dietetic Internship (please reach out to christabrown@nutraco.com to obtain form)
Application check list

DICAS Requirements

Complete a DICAS application for NutraCo Dietetic Internship at http://portal.dicas.org. Submit the required fee of $50 for the first application and $25 for each additional application. Contact customer support directly if you need accommodations or assistance at 617-612-2885 or dicasinfo@dicas.org
Include all required items in your application for DICAS :

D&D Digital Registration Requirements

Register for matching with D&D Digital at www.dnddigital.com, pay the required fee of $55, and prioritize NutraCo Dietetic Internship (number 851) for matching before the deadline date of February 15, 2021 for Spring match at 11:59 p.m. (CST). See D&D Digital for more information. If you have any questions or need assistance, contact D&D Digital customer support directly at 515-292-0490 or ddnd@sigler.com.

Second Round Instructions

If NutraCo Dietetic Internship has open spots following the first round match, interested applicants may apply to the second round starting at 11:00 AM CT on April 6, 2021.

Second round applicants must follow these instructions:
Before you submit your application, you must ensure you meet our program criteria for admission by thoroughly reviewing our website. In addition, we require a 3.0 Science GPA, or better, for the second round.
You must apply through DICAS to be considered and may use your prior DICAS application on file. Next, you must choose our program, NutraCo Dietetic Internship, attach three references, personal statment, DPD courses and grades, work and volunteer experience, supplemental documents, and pay applicable DICAS application fee of $20. If you need additional assistance, contact DICAS at 617-612-2885.
Download our Supplemental Application Form/Checklist, which is available here For the second round application, it is not required to submit a biopic video.
Obtain at least one of the required preceptors as described in our Admission Requirements, and submit the completed Preceptor Qualifications Forms (if this is not possible due to the short time frame, please discuss it directly with the program director).
Pay the non-refundable $75 application fee by ACH transfer or credit card (plus 3% processing fee). Please email Christa Brown at christabrown@nutraco.com to receive the form and directions
Once your application is received, the program may choose to conduct either a phone or video platform interview.
Applications will be considered in the order in which they were received. This is why it is important to submit your DICAS application as soon as possible once the second round officially begins.
Applicants who applied to the NutraCo Dietetic Internship internship program by the February 15, 2021 deadline should not reapply.
You will be notified of our decision to offer you a spot in our program either by phone or email, using the information you listed on your Supplemental Application form. You will not be notified if you were not offered a spot.
If you do not accept our offer immediately, your spot is not guaranteed.
Our DICAS portal will close when we have filled all of our available spots.
Contact the Program Director, Christa Brown, if you need additional information at christabrown@nutraco.com or call the office at 732-223-0225. Due to the volume of emails or calls, you may not receive an immediate response.

NutraCo Dietetic Internship Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

– Minimum completion of bachelor’s degree granted by a U.S. regionally accredited college/university or foreign equivalent and ACEND-accredited coursework requirements (Didactic Program in Dietetics or DPD) with signed original Verification Statement or Declaration of Intent Statement. Submit copies of your official transcripts and signed Verification Statement or Declaration of Intent Statement upon acceptance to our program.
– Minimum Grade Point Average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for overall and DPD courses.
– Work or volunteer experience in dietetics is preferred, but not required.
– Complete an application for NutraCo Dietetic Internship through the Dietetic Internship Central Application Service (DICAS), a computer-based method to apply for Dietetic Internships, at http://portal.dicas.org.
– Register for Dietetic Internship computer matching with D&D Digital at www.dnddigital.com, and prioritize NutraCo Dietetic Internship for matching before the deadline date (number 851).
– Submit a non-refundable application fee of $75.00 payable to NutraCo. We will only accept: cashier’s check; money order; ACH Bank Transfer; or credit card payment (with additional 3% fee). Please e-mail Emily Witman,Program Assistant, to request the NSDI Applicant Payment form. Click here for summary of estimated costs and fees associated with our program.
– The Graduate Record Exam (GRE) is not required for the NutraCo Dietetic Internship application or for the University of Alabama’s master’s program (click here for more information about their program) . However, if you are interested in applying for a master’s program at a later date it is recommend to take the GRE exam.
– Technology skills and requirements for distance learning include: computer/laptop-preferable; email account; high speed internet; webcam/microphone; headset; color scanner; printer; smartphone; and Microsoft Office 2010 or higher.
– Cover letter addressed to the program director summarizing why you want to apply to our program.
– Completed NutraCo Dietetic Internship Supplemental Application Form / Checklist (click here).
– This program requires 5 preceptors, one for each onsite rotation.Preference will be given to potential interns who have all of their sites and preceptors secured. However, don’t let that hinder you from applying. You can apply to our program even if you have one preceptor secured and we can help assist site location once accepted into the program (please note it remains the intern’s responsibility to locate a site and preceptor). As part of your application, you can use this form to obtain preceptors “Preceptor Qualifications Form” For more information about preceptors, click here.
– We would like to know more about you on a personal level, requiring submission of a brief self-video as part of your application. Click here for directions.

Supplemental Application Requirements

Please send all the below to nutra.co@gmail.com by February 15th 11:59PM (EST)
– Submission of Applicant Video ( for a closer look at how to submit this video click here )
– Completed Preceptor Qualifications Form for all preceptors secured
– $75 Application Fee payable to NutraCo Dietetic Internship (please reach out to ewitman@nutraco.com to obtain form)
– Application check list

DICAS Requirements

– Complete a DICAS application for NutraCo Dietetic Internship at http://portal.dicas.org. Submit the required fee of $50 for the first application and $25 for each additional application. Contact customer support directly if you need accommodations or assistance at 617-612-2885 ordicasinfo@dicas.org
– Include all required items in your application for DICAS :

D&D Digital Registration Requirements

– Register for matching with D&D Digital at www.dnddigital.com, pay the required fee of $55, and prioritize NutraCo Dietetic Internship (number 851) for matching before the deadline date of February 15, 2021 for Spring match at 11:59 p.m. (CST). See D&D Digital for more information. If you have any questions or need assistance, contact D&D Digital customer support directly at 515-292-0490 or ddnd@sigler.com.

Second Round Instructions

If NutraCo Dietetic Internship has open spots following the first round match, interested applicants may apply to the second round starting at 11:00 AM CT on April 6, 2021.

Second round applicants must follow these instructions:
– Before you submit your application, you must ensure you meet our program criteria for admission by thoroughly reviewing our website. In addition, we require a 3.0 Science GPA, or better, for the second round.
– You must apply through DICAS to be considered and may use your prior DICAS application on file. Next, you must choose our program, NutraCo Dietetic Internship, attach three references, personal statment, DPD courses and grades, work and volunteer experience, supplemental documents, and pay applicable DICAS application fee of $20. If you need additional assistance, contact DICAS at 617-612-2885.
– Download our Supplemental Application Form/Checklist, which is available here For the second round application, it is not required to submit a biopic video.
– Obtain at least one of the required preceptors as described in our Admission Requirements, and submit the completed Preceptor Qualifications Forms (if this is not possible due to the short time frame, please discuss it directly with the program director).
– Pay the non-refundable $75 application fee by ACH transfer or credit card (plus 3% processing fee). Please email Emily Witman at ewitman@nutraco.com to receive the form and directions
– Once your application is received, the program may choose to conduct either a phone or video platform interview.
– Applications will be considered in the order in which they were received. This is why it is important to submit your DICAS application as soon as possible once the second round officially begins.
– Applicants who applied to the NutraCo Dietetic Internship internship program by the February 15, 2021 deadline should not reapply.
– You will be notified of our decision to offer you a spot in our program either by phone or email, using the information you listed on your Supplemental Application form. You will not be notified if you were not offered a spot.
– If you do not accept our offer immediately, your spot is not guaranteed.
– Our DICAS portal will close when we have filled all of our available spots.

Contact the Program Director, Christa Brown, if you need additional information at christabrown@nutraco.com or call the office at 732-223-0225. Due to the volume of emails or calls, you may not receive an immediate response.