Tuition and Financial Aid
Tuition and fees
For 2012-13, program tuition is $255 per credit. There are 33 credits in the program. The estimated tuition and fees for the full program is $8,425.
Other mandatory program expenses
||Dues for Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics student membership
||Registration for Minnesota Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Legislative Day
Total estimated cost of attendance ($8,580)
|Program tuition rates, fees, and related expenses are subject to change. These estimated expenses represent a good faith effort to disclose true costs of attendance.
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The intern is responsible for his/her own health insurance.
Estimated living expenses
Living expenses such as transportation, housing, and meals are not paid to the school. However, these expenses are considered for purposes of processing financial aid, where applicable.
Housing, transportation, and meals are the student's responsibility. The estimated cost of living in Rochester changes every year but the current estimated costs are as follows:
Total Estimated Costs: $1,380/month
||Rent/Utilities (2 bedroom apartment)
Interns must have access to an automobile. Several community learning experiences require own transportation. Interns are responsible for the cost of transportation and must have personal auto liability insurance.
Although outside employment is discouraged, students may be employed on a supplemental basis as long as:
- It does not interfere with the training program
- Their academic and clinical performance is satisfactory
Scholarships may be available for those who demonstrate financial need. The College of Medicine Student Financial Aid Office can provide more details about financial aid and loan deferments.