The Cornell Dietetic Internship is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics* from 2001‐2023. Completing this internship and receipt of the Verification Statement requires satisfactory performance of the community, clinical and management rotations including >1450 hours of supervised practice, three graduate courses and other didactic sessions; presentation of the pilot research project at the New York State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics meeting; membership in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; participation in the exit interview; and payment of all internship fees/tuition. The Verification Statement is required for eligibility certification to take the registration exam, which must be passed to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. The first time pass rate on the registration exam of our graduates is 96% for the past five years**.
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**Other outcome data for our internship available upon request.