Is the GRE required?
The GRE is not required.
How long will it take to complete the program?
The program is approximately 14 months in length. Session 1 starts in September and Session 7 ends the following October.
How many interns does this program accept?
Can I get financial aid?
Students in the program are eligible for financial aid. Please see the Tuition and Fees tab for information.
Do I need to complete a thesis?
Our program is a non-thesis Master’s program. You will take research courses to provide you with the background needed to complete an independent research program in your concentration area.
Can I do this program part-time?
If you are accepted into a part-time dietetic internship program you will be able to complete your coursework following a similar but slightly extended timeline.
Am I a good candidate?
This program is a good fit for highly motivated, self-disciplined students. Online courses require just as much time, if not more, than face-to-face courses.
How much will the program cost?
Tuition for the 2017-18 Program will be $15,000. The program fees can be seen on the Tuition page, click here for more details.
Do I ever need to travel to URI?
The MS courses are 100% online but there is a required in-person orientation June 27-29 in Bensalem, PA.