Integrated MPH/Dietetic Internship

Tuition & Fees

The dietetic internship is integrated within the MPH in Dietetics. Tuition paid for the MPH coursework includes supervised practice. The current tuition fee is $431.43/hour residents and $877.17/hour non-residents.

Estimated costs:

  • Tuition: $18120.06 residents/$36,841.14 non-residents
  • Books:  Approximately $300 per semester
  • Housing: Off-campus student housing ~ $575/month
  • SAND Annual Membership: $15
  • AND Student Membership: $58
  • FAND Public Policy Meeting: ~$150 shared hotel and travel and registration
  • FAND Annual Meeting: ~$350 shared hotel and travel (registration waived for volunteering)
  • Background Check:  USF Health background check, drug testing $150
  • International trip: (See below: Dietetic Internship in Panama)
  • Liability Insurance: appx $30
  • Lab coat: appx $25

Dietetic Interns are eligible for federal loans. Step-by-step guidance is available for USF graduate students

Dietetic Internship in Panama

$2478 - $2900 per student. The trip will take place during the summer. Dietetic interns will visit Panama City, Panama during their second summer in the program.  This international internship includes airfare, lodging, transportation, most meals, tours and excursions, and international medical and evacuation insurance. This price does not include additional costs such as acquiring a passport, personal expenses, or tuition and fees as outlined above. 

If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Theresa Crocker at 813.974.8261 or via email at