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Frequently Asked Questions

Program Completion
To complete the program the intern must successfully complete the
prescribed program of learning experiences and meet or exceed
established standards, as defined by the core competency statements.

All Tuition and fees must be paid in full prior to program completion.

A. The prescribed program of learning experiences has been designed to
meet the Standards of Education of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics and
will be completed in its entirety.

B. The intern will be evaluated at specified intervals as delineated by
Policy and Procedure 500.1, Evaluation of Interns. An acceptable
standard of performance must be achieved.

C. Successful completion of the Central Michigan University Dietetic
Internship will culminate in receipt by the intern of The Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Verification Statement (6 originals) completed by
the program director.

What is Computer Matching?

Applicants to the CMUDI must participate in computer matching. Applicants should visit the D&D Digital Systems website (see address below). This request should be made to allow turnaround time for submitting by the postmark deadline. There is a $50 charge for computer matching (payable to D&D Digital Systems) that is due with the applicant's prioritized ranking. The website is:

Application deadlines correspond with the D&D Digital deadline.

Summary of Key Information
Nutrition Therapy

Length of program
32 weeks

Number of interns

Graduate credits
12 semester hours of graduate credit granted for successful completion of internship.

Application fee
$30--nonrefundable (Application fee is due by the application deadline and must be made payable to CMU)

Financial assistance
Federal student loans and other financial aid and scholarships are available to interns enrolled in the CMU College of Graduate Studies as regular, degree-seeking students.

*Tuition and fees subject to change

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