Dietetic Internship Program Meets Educational Requirements for Licensure

A breakdown of the requirements for dietetics licensure within every state.
State Does the Program Meet the Educational Requirements for Licensure? CDR Registration Required State Board/Registration Information Contact Number State Board Website
Alabama Yes Yes Alabama Board of Examiners For Dietetics & Nutritionists (334) 265-7125 Alabama Board of Examiners For Dietetics & Nutritionists
Alaska Yes Yes Alaska Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development (907) 269-8160 Alaska Dietitians & Nutritionists, Professional Licensing, Division of Corporations, Business & Professional Licensing 
Arizona Licensure not required Yes nutritionED.org & CDRNET.org (312) 899-4859 How to Become a Registered Dietitian in Arizona
Arkansas Yes Yes Arkansas Department of Health (501) 843-0878 Arkansas Dietetics Licensing Board Arkansas Department of Health
California Licensure not required Yes Healthcare Pathway & CDRNET.org  (800) 877-1600 Ext. 5500  How to Become a Registered Dietitian in California
Colorado Licensure not required Yes nutritionED.org & CDRNET.org  (800) 877-1600 Ext. 5500  How to Become a Registered Dietitian in Colorado
Connecticut Yes Yes Connecticut Department of Public Health (860) 509-7603 Connecticut Dietitian Nutritionist Certification
Delaware Yes Yes Delaware Board of Dietetics/Nutrition (302) 744-4500 Board of Dietetics / Nutrition - Division of Professional Regulation - State of Delaware
District of Columbia Yes Yes DC Health (202) 442-5955 District of Columbia - Dietetics & Nutrition Licensing
Florida Yes Yes Florida Health (850) 488-0595 Dietetics & Nutrition | Florida Department of Health
Georgia Yes Yes Georgia Board of Examiners of Licenced Dietitians (404) 656-2881 Georgia Board Of Examiners Of Licensed Dietitians
Hawaii Licensure not required Yes nutritionED.org & CDRNET.org (808) 692-7400 How to Become a Registered Dietitian in Hawaii
Idaho Yes Yes Idaho Board of Medicine (208) 327-7000 Idaho Dietetic Licensure Board
Illinois Yes Yes Illinois Department of Financial & Professional Regulation (888) 473-4858 State of Illinois | Department of Financial & Professional Regulation
Indiana Yes Yes Medical Licensing Board of Indiana (317) 234-2060 PLA: Medical Licensing Board of Indiana
Iowa Yes Yes Iowa Department of Public Health (515) 281-7689 Iowa Board of Dietetics - Home
Kansas Yes Yes Kansas Department for Aging & Disability Services (785) 296-4986 Kansas Health Occupations Credentialing
Kentucky Yes Yes Kentucky Board of Licensure & Certification for Dietitians & Nutritionists (502) 892-4254 Kentucky Board Of Licensure & Certification For Dietitians & Nutritionists
Louisiana Yes Yes Louisiana State Board of Examiners in Dietetics & Nutrition (225) 313-6590 Louisiana Board of Examiners in Dietetics & Nutrition
Maine Yes Yes State of Maine Professional & Financial Regulation (207) 624-8674 Maine Board of Licensing of Dietetic Practice | Office of Professional & Occupational Regulation
Maryland Yes Yes Maryl& Department of Health (410) 764-4733 Maryl& Board of Dietetic Practice
Massachusetts Yes Yes Board of Registration of Dietitians & Nutritionists (617) 701-8670 Board of Registration of Dietitians & Nutritionists
Michigan Licensure not required Yes Michigan Board of Dietetics & Nutrition & CDRNET.org (517) 335-0918 Whitmer - Michigan Board of Dietetics & Nutrition
Minnesota Yes Yes Minnesota Board of Dietetics & Nutrition Practice (651) 201-2764 Minnesota Board of Dietetics & Nutrition Practice / Board of Dietetics & Nutrition Practices
Mississippi Yes Yes Mississippi State Department of Health (601) 364-7360 Professional Licensure - Mississippi State Department of Health
Missouri Yes Yes Missouri Division of Professional Registration (573) 522.3438 Missouri Committee of Dietitians
Montana Yes Yes Montana Board of Medical Examiners (406) 444-6880 Montana Board of Medical Examiners
Nebraska Yes Yes Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services (312) 899-0400 Ext 5500 Nebraska Medical Nutrition Therapist
Nevada Yes Yes Department of Health of Human Services Division of Public & Behavioral Health (775) 684-1030 Dietitian in Nevada
New Hampshire Yes Yes Board of Licensed Dietitians (603) 271-2152 Board of Licensed Dietitians | Office of Professional Licensure & Certification
New Jersey Licensure not required Yes nutritionED.org & CDRNET.org  (800) 877-1600 Ext. 5500  How to Become a Registered Dietitian in New Jersey
New Mexico Yes Yes New Mexico Regulations & Licensing Department (505) 476-4500 New Mexico Regulations Overview
New York Yes Yes NYSED (518) 474-3841 ext. 560 University of the State of New York - New York State Education Department
North Carolina Yes Yes North Carolina Board of Dietetics/Nutrition (919) 388-1931 North Carolina Board of Dietetics/Nutrition
North Dakota Yes Yes North Dakota Board of Dietetic Practice (701) 751-4451 North Dakota Board of Dietetic Practice
Ohio Yes Yes State Medical Board of Ohio (614) 466-3934 Ohio Dietitian (LD)
Oklahoma Yes Yes Oklahoma Licensed & Provisional Dietitians (405) 962-1400 Oklahoma Dietitians
Oregon Yes Yes Oregon Health Authority (503) 378-8667 Oregon Health Authority : Board of Licensed Dietitians - Practitioner Information : Health Licensing Office : State of Oregon
Pennsylvania Yes Yes Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing (833) 367-2762 Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing
Puerto Rico Licensure not required Yes Department of Health, Board of Examiners for Nutritionists & Dietitians 787/725-7904 Puerto Rico Commission on Dietetic Registration
Rhode Island Yes Yes State of Rhode Isl& Department of Health, Nutrition (401) 222-5960 Nutrition Licensing: Department of Health
South Carolina Yes Yes South Carolina Labor Licensing Regulation (803) 896-4651 South Carolina Labor Licensing Regulation
South Dakota Yes Yes South Dakota Board of Medical & Osteopathic Examiners (605) 367-7781 South Dakota Board of Medical & Osteopathic Examiners
Tennessee Yes Yes Tennessee Department of Health (615) 532-5090 Tennessee Dietitians/Nutritionist Examiners
Texas Yes Yes Texas Department of Licensing & Regulation (512) 463-6599 Dietitians Licensing - TDLR
Utah Yes Yes Utah Department of Commerce,Division of Occupational & Professional Licensing (801) 530-6628 DOPL - Dietitian
Vermont Yes Yes Vermont Secretary of State: Dietitians (802) 828-1505 Vermont Secretary of State - Office of Professional Regulation Dietitians Section
Virgin Islands Licensure not required Yes CDRNET.org  (800) 877-1600 Ext. 5500  Commission on Dietetic Registration
Virginia Licensure not required Yes nutritionED.org & CDRNET.org (312) 899-4859 How to Become a Registered Dietitian in Virginia
Washington Yes Yes Washington State Department of Health (360) 236-4700 Dietitian & Nutritionist :: Washington State Department of Health
West Virginia Yes Yes West Virginia Board of Licensed Dietitians (304) 558-1024 WV Board of Licensed Dietitians
Wisconsin Yes Yes State of Wisconsin Department of Safety & Professional Services (608) 266-2112 DSPS Dietitian
Wyoming Yes Yes Wyoming Dietetics Licensing Board (307) 777-7387 Wyoming Dietetics Licensing Board