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Ready to become a registered dietitian? The Graduate-Dietetic Internship program will equip you with the skills and knowledge needed to successfully sit for the registration examination. So what are you waiting for? Let’s go.



West Virginia University’s faculty, staff and students would like to welcome you the Graduate-Dietetic Internship homepage.

Open House

If you are interested in the Dietetic Internship, please contact the Program Director, Nettie Freshour at, in order to set up an appointment to visit, or to set up an appointment to speak about the program.

Incoming Applicants

WVU will be participating in the on-line application process through DICAS. We also require an application to the graduate school. Please see the program admission section of our website for instructions on completion of your applications. Individuals who are interested in learning more about becoming a Registered Dietitian can visit the AND Student Center for more information. Recent changes to the DICAS application process can be viewed at

Accreditation Status

The WVU Graduate Dietetic Internship is currently granted continued accreditation by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics ( ACEND) of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60606-6995, 312-899-0040 ext. 5400