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Becoming an RDN

In order to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), the following is required:
Minimum completion of a 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).
Signed original Verification Statement or Declaration of Intent from your DPD Director.
Completion of 1200 hours of supervised practice through a dietetic internship program (such as NutraCo Dietetic Internship), Coordinated Program in Dietetics or an Individualized Supervised Practice Pathway (ISPP) through an ACEND accredited program.
Pass the CDR credentialing exam for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists; and Obtain a state certification/licensure, if applicable in your state.
Effective January 1, 2024, a master’s degree is required to be eligible to take the CDR credentialing exam for dietitian nutritionists. You can get your Masters through the University of Alabama while completing your NutraCo Dietetic Internship. “for more information on our affiliation with the University of Alabama click here”
If you are seeking the dietetic internship route to become eligible for the CDR credentialing exam for RDNs, NutraCo Dietetic Internship is your answer!
See our admission requirements (click here) for more information.
Minimum completion of a 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).
Signed original Verification Statement or Declaration of Intent from your DPD Director.
Completion of 1200 hours of supervised practice through a dietetic internship program (such as NutraCo Dietetic Internship), Coordinated Program in Dietetics or an Individualized Supervised Practice Pathway (ISPP) through an ACEND accredited program.
Pass the CDR credentialing exam for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists; and Obtain a state certification/licensure, if applicable in your state.
Effective January 1, 2024, a master’s degree is required to be eligible to take the CDR credentialing exam for dietitian nutritionists. You can get your Masters through the University of Alabama while completing your NutraCo Dietetic Internship. “for more information on our affiliation with the University of Alabama click here”
If you are seeking the dietetic internship route to become eligible for the CDR credentialing exam for RDNs, NutraCo Dietetic Internship is your answer!
See our admission requirements (click here) for more information.

Becoming an RDN

In order to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN), the following is required:
– Minimum completion of a 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).
– Signed original Verification Statement or Declaration of Intent from your DPD Director.
– Completion of 1200 hours of supervised practice through a dietetic internship program (such as NutraCo Dietetic Internship), Coordinated Program in Dietetics or an Individualized Supervised Practice Pathway (ISPP) through an ACEND accredited program.
– Pass the CDR credentialing exam for Registered Dietitian Nutritionists; and Obtain a state certification/licensure, if applicable in your state.

– Effective January 1, 2024, a master’s degree is required to be eligible to take the CDR credentialing exam for dietitian nutritionists. You can get your Masters through the University of Alabama while completing your NutraCo Dietetic Internship (insert this line) insert link labeled “fom more information on our affiliation with the University of Alabama click here” link to the content in the tab that is listed as “the university of Alabama dietetic internships” See CDR’s information sheet on their website.

If you are seeking the dietetic internship route to become eligible for the CDR credentialing exam for RDNs, NutraCo Dietetic Internship is your answer!
See our admission requirements (click here) for more information.