TUITION AND ANTICIPATED COSTS 2018-2019

Onsite Program Tuition

Tuition                                        $16,080.00

(24 graduate credits @ $670.00/credit)

The 2018-2019 on-site tuition includes practicum placement, intern handbooks, and contracted services and instruction e.g., guest lecturers and field trips/simulated learning activities.

Distance Program Tuition

Tuition                                        $11,760.00

(24 graduate credits @ $490.00/credit)

Interns also have incidental expenses including but not limited to: attending August orientation, required textbooks, lab coat, professional memberships (national and local affiliation) professional liability insurance, personal health insurance (available through TSC if needed https://www.sage.edu/academics/student-accounts/student-health-insurance/), physical exam and immunizations, criminal background check, drug screening, travel to and from supervised practice sites, travel costs for various field trips, office supplies, relocation and housing. Interns should also budget for exam study materials.

Estimated Incidentals:

  • Health Insurance: $2,837/semester (Sage plan)
  • On-campus Housing (optional):  $3635+/semester
  • Gas: $120-180/month
  • Academy Membership: $58
  • Local Dietetic Association: $10
  • Liability Insurance: $22
  • HIPAA Certification: $10
  • Background check, fingerprinting and drug screening (if required): $150
  • Lab coat: $10-30
  • Required Textbooks (does not included recommended): $380
  • Jean Inman Study Guide: $385

IMPORTANT: onsite interns must budget for attendance at the New York State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (NYSAND) Annual Meeting and Expo as interns will be presenting their research posters at the meeting in spring 2019. The meeting will be held in Syracuse, NY.

Applicants are encouraged to contact The Sage Colleges’ financial aid office directly at 518-244-2341 for further details. The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics’ website includes scholarship information at www.eatright.org.