Program Costs for 2021 - 2022

Interns will be responsible for their own housing, transportation, food, and associated costs throughout orientation and the internship program.  Breakdowns of expected costs are shown below.

Tuition and Institutional Fees

Item Deadline Cost
Application Fee February 15 $50.00
Confirmation Fee June 1 $400.00 non-refundable*
Professional Fee August 6 $432/semester x2 = $864.00
Distance Fee August 6 $145/semester x2 = $290.00
Course Fee August 6 $300.00
Tuition August 6 $5,245/semester x2 = $10,490.00
Total for the year  

12,394.00$ (includes 12 graduate credits)

*Amount will be applied to Spring tuition fee

Additional Costs to the Graduate Certificate (Dietetic Internship)

Items Cost
DICAS Application

$50 First time 

$25 Each Additional

DND Digital Matching Fee $55
Housing (Variable based on site location) $6,000-$12,000/year or higher
AU Orientation (Variable based on where you are coming from, lodging, and food choices) $165-$700
Medical Insurance $1,200/year
Background checks and immunizations $200-$300
Laptop and Internet connection $700-$1000
Books and supplies (Variable based on books on hand from undergrad) $200-$700
Lab Coat $30-$40
Total Cost $8,595-$16,040 (estimated depending on living expenses)


Note: Fees are subject to change annually.

Scholarship Opportunities

Please view the links below for additional scholarship opportunities: