|Admission & Graduation Requirements
|To be considered
for acceptance into the Cleveland Clinic
Foundation Dietetic Internship, candidates must have
a baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution, must complete DPD
academic requirements and present a Verification Statement or Declaration
of Intent prior to admission into the internship. Overall grade point average
must be at least 2.7 (on a 4.0 scale).
The policy of the Cleveland Clinic Foundation Dietetic Internship is to provide equal opportunity to all applicants for admission into the program. Decisions concerning selection are all made upon the basis of the best qualified candidate without regard to color, race, religion, national origin, age, gender, handicapped status, ancestry, or status as a disabled or Vietnam era veteran.
Selection of interns will be based upon the following criteria:
Directions to Complete Application Process
Once accepted into the program, all learning experiences specified in the program curriculum must be completed at a competent level.
Interns will receive frequent evaluations from the supervising faculty and the program director in order to be assessed of their performance. Interns who fulfill all program requirements will graduate, be eligible to pass the national registration exam, and become credentialed as a Registered Dietitian.