Combined Master's Degree and Dietetic Internship

Application Information

Admission to the NMSU Dietetic Internship requires concurrent admission to the NMSU Graduate School. Applicants must complete three different online application forms. One, for the internship (DICAS system -, one, for the internship (D&D Digital -, and one, for the NMSU Graduate School (

In addition, once accepted and before beginning the NMSU Dietetic Internship, all students must provide to the Dietetic Internship Director the following: Two official transcripts showing completion of at least a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university and also a signed verification statement from an ACEND-accredited Didactic Program in Dietetics .

The NMSU Dietetic Internship will be using the online DICAS application system and D&D Digital computer matching for the application process, with a due date of September 25, 2017 and February 15, 2018.

For information on the graduation requirements for a Master of Science degree in Family and Consumer Sciences, follow the link to the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences Graduate Program.

Application Fees

Non-refundable NMSU Dietetic Internship application fee $50

  • Mailed to:

    Sylvia Gabriela Phillips, MS, RD, LD

    Department of Family & Consumer Sciences

    New Mexico State University

    PO Box 30003, MSC 3470

    Las Cruces, NM 88003

DICAS- for the first program $45

DICAS- additional programs $20 each

D&D Digital Matching Fee $55

NMSU Graduate Application Fee $40

Applicants must also apply and pay the necessary fees online after acceptance to the NMSU Graduate School.