Program Expenses

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*located on the Statesboro Campus

An intern in the Georgia Southern Dietetic Internship can expect to incur the following approximate expenses throughout the internship.  The Graduate School expenses, but not the internship fee, are eligible for financial aid.

Expense Costs
Georgia Southern College of Graduate School application fee $50
Georgia Southern Dietetic Internship application fee $50
DICAS application fee $40
D & D Matching Service registration fee $50
$190 Total Application Costs
Program Fees & Tuition Costs
Georgia Southern Dietetic Internship program fee $8000 (payable in 2 equal payments: July 31st & October 31st.  PAY NOW
Graduate School summer tuition & fees (7 credits summer semester) $2785 ($8581 out-of-state tuition)
Graduate School fall tuition & fees (6 credits fall semester) $2708 ($7676 out-of-state tuition)
Graduate Certificate Fee $25
$13,518 ($24,282 out-of-state tuition) Total Program Fees & Tuition Costs
Living Expenses & Miscellaneous Costs
Textbooks $1000
Professional liability insurance $37
Health insurance $2076
Vaccinations and TB test $164

Criminal background check & drug testing

*Practice sites may require additional background check, drug testing, eye exam and physical exam.

CPR certification $45
ServSafe Food Protection Manager Certification $36
AND & community nutrition organization memberships $80
Auto insurance $2400 ($200/month)
Housing $6000 ($500/month)
Meals $3600 ($6-10/day at supervised practice sites)
$15,513 Total Living Expenses & Miscellaneous Costs

Total Internship Costs

Note:  It is important to factor expenses such as the cost of operating your automobile, including gasoline necessary to travel to internship rotation sites, some of which are located in outlying counties.

$29,221 ($39,985 out-of-state)


Last updated: 3/28/2018

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