The Tulane Dietetic Internship is a program with open admissions and considers all qualified applicants. The program accepts students who have completed a bachelor's degree program from any accredited university and have completed the DPD (Didactic Program in Dietetics) curriculum requirements.
Applicants must complete the following:
Please send all School Requirements by February 15 to:Marsha Piacun, MBA, RD, LDN
Learn more about the DICAS application.
The program uses the online centralized internship application, DICAS, which may be accessed at https://portal.dicas.org. NOTE: The DICAS portal won't be available until December for the Spring Match. The online application must be completed for our program by 11:59 pm Central Time on February 15. The fee to use DICAS is $50 for the first application submitted and $25 for each additional application. Email DICASinfo@DICAS.org.
Applicants who apply to internship using DICAS will be asked to complete a personal statement in 1,000 words or less. Questions to be addressed in the personal statement include:
Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended should be sent to:DICAS - Transcript Dept.
When completing the application form, applicants must include the name and contact information (specifically an email address) for each reference. This will trigger an email message requesting completion of a reference form. The form will be completed online. Students submitting more than one application will need to use the same individuals as references for each application. Applicants must also register online for computer matching and select dietetic internship priority choices by 11:59 pm Central Time on February 15. There is a $55 computer matching fee paid to D and D Digital.