Application Deadlines

Applications are accepted for Fall semester only:  The Deadline is February 15th. 

The Internship Program in Nutrition and Dietetics (IPND) at CSULB is part of the Master of Science in Nutritional Science. Persons interested in the IPND will need to apply to the university, the master’s degree program, and the dietetic internship simultaneously

  1. To Apply for Admission to CSULB
    • The first step is to complete an application to the university through Cal State Apply.  A $65 non-refundable fee is required.
    • NOTE:  A GPA of 3.0 or higher (4.0 SCALE) on the last 60 Units is required for admission to the MS in Nutrtional Science. 
    • Applications are accepted for the Fall semester only:  The Deadline is February 15th.
  2. To Apply for Admission to the MS in Nutritional Science
  3. To Apply for Admission to the Dietetic Internship, a specialization in the MS in Nutritional Science
    • The third step is to complete the application to the Internship Program in Nutrition and Dietetics (IPND). 
    • The following materials should be completed, and forms mailed to the INPD Director, Dr. Gail Frank.
    • The “Letter of Intent" (WORD) (Before December 1st is best but accepted until February 15th), which signifies your potential application
    • The “GPA Sheet" (WORD)
    • Online payment for $45 through  CASHNet payment
    • Completed DICAS application (more information below)
    • Completed registration and DI ranking on D&D Digital
    • Applicants must also register online for computer matching at www.dnddigital.com by 11:59 p.m. Central Time on February 15th.  There is a D&D computer matching fee