The Priority Nutrition Care Distance Dietetic Internship

THE PRIORITY NUTRITION CARE DISTANCE DIETETIC INTERNSHIP is a full time 8 month Program (40 hours per week) which allows you to go to practice sites and work with preceptors near home, avoiding the costs of relocation. Our home office is in the metropolitan Boston area.  Prior to the beginning of the Internship, you will travel to Boston for three days of orientation where you will be introduced to classmates from your geographic region, with whom you will be working in small groups throughout your Internship. (see CALENDAR for dates).

CLASS STARTING JANUARY 2018

HOW TO APPLY

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

WHY PRIORITY NUTRITION CARE DISTANCE DIETETIC INTERNSHIP ?

TWO CLASSES PER YEAR 60 INTERNS PER CLASS

START DATES IN FALL AND WINTER

94% of GRADUATES HAVE PASSED THE REGISTRATION EXAM

DESIGN YOUR OWN ROTATIONS 

RELOCATION NOT REQUIRED

INTENSIVE SUPPORT FROM PROGRAM

ROUTINE SMALL GROUP INTERACTION WITH YOUR OWN SMALL GROUP

WEEKLY ONLINE MEETINGS WITH Registered Dietitian PROGRAM COORDINATORS

REGISTRATION EXAM COACHING

JOB SEARCH COACHING

ROTATIONS

CLINICAL NUTRITION    

8 WEEKS TOTAL AT UP TO TWO SITES / PRECEPTORS MUST BE RD/RDNs

COMMUNITY NUTRITION

8 WEEKS TOTAL AT UP TO TWO SITES / SEE FINDING PRECEPTOR PAGE FOR QUALIFICATIONS

FOOD SERVICE 

8 WEEKS TOTAL AT UP TO TWO SITES / SEE FINDING PRECEPTOR PAGE FOR QUALIFICATIONS

ELECTIVE ROTATION

6 WEEKS AT ONE SITE / MAY BE AT NEW OR PREVIOUS SITE /TBD BY BEGINNING OF ROTATION 3

CONCENTRATIONS

THE BUSINESS OF NUTRITION

THE MANAGEMENT OF FOOD AND NUTRITION SERVICES

(CONCENTRATIONS ARE CHOSEN AT THE BEGINNING OF ROTATION 3 AND HAVE NO RELATIONSHIP TO THE SITE CHOSEN FOR THE ELECTIVE ROTATION.)