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Application Info

How Can I Qualify?

An applicant must:

  • Meet the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics academic requirements.
  • Have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution and a Verification Statement. To view accredited institutions visit
  • Meet the minimum GPA standards for North Oaks Medical Center’s Dietetic Interns.
    • Minimum Total GPA: 2.8
    • Minimum DPD GPA: 3.0
  • Have a graduate degree or enroll in a graduate degree program while enrolled in the dietetic internship.

How Do I Apply?

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has an information page on the Computer Matching Policy and Procedures.

  • Submit an application through the Dietetic Internship Centralized Application Service (DICAS).
  • Complete an interview with the selection committee.
  • Be offered a position by the ACEND designated Match date for Spring.
  • Notify the program director of your graduate school choice and acceptance.

For more information contact Dietetic Internship Director, Leslie Ballard, MA, RDN, CSSD, CHES at
(985) 230-6548.