Dietetic Internship FAQ

  1. Are GREs required for DI Program admission? No they are not required for the DI Program or for Sage Graduate School programs.
  2. What are the selection criteria for being accepted into the SGS DI? Review the Admission Procedures web page for more information.
  3. What is the minimum GPA required for acceptance? Minimum overall GPA of 3.0.
  4. Does the application process require an interview? An interview is required. An applicant interview day will be set in Mid-March 2013. Applicants will be notified and expected to attend.  Applicants who are unable to attend the interview day are expected to arrange for a meeting with the DI Director either in person or via telephone or Skype.
  5. Does an applicant have to apply to the graduate school? No, unless a master's degree is desired then students can apply simultaneously or separately to the graduate school.
  6. How much financial aid is available through the internship? Review the Tuition and Fees selection for more details: Visit the graduate schools financial aid website for more information: www.sage.edu/sgs/costaid/
  7. How will students be placed at the facilities? Do I have to secure the facilities and preceptors for where I want to do my internship? For the Onsite Track, the DI Director is responsible for this activity. Refer to the Affiliate Institutions page for more information. For the Distance Track, this is the responsibility of the intern. Refer to the Placements page for more information
  8. Do I have to write another essay for the graduate school or can I use the same letter I have for the dietetic internship application? The same letter/essay may be used for the DI and SGS applications. Review the Application Process for more information:
  9. What is the exact cost of the program overall? The cost varies depending on your living situation. Review the Tuition and Fees page for more information.
  10. Is there a standard recommendation form that Sage uses or may I use the standard AND form, when applying for the Dietetic Internship? Sage Dietetic Internship uses the AND standard recommendation form. Refer to Application and Appointment Process to access the form and online application process.