Tuition and Other Estimated Costs
Masters of Science in Clinical Nutrition estimated program costs per trimesters for the 2021-2022 academic year.
|Tuition per trimester||$15,3751|
|Application Fee (one time only)||$50|
|Graduate ASUOP Student Fee||$30|
|Professional Liability Insurance||No cost to student|
|Health Insurance||TBD per term2|
|Physical Examination, Immunizations||$200 (flu and TB test renewed annually)|
|Background check and Toxicology Screen||$120|
|Housing/Meals/Transportation||$4,000 (location, accommodations-specific if single/shared)|
|Auto Insurance||Varies (student responsibility)|
|Textbooks and Reference Materials||~$550-$600|
|Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Student Membership/California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Student Membership (renewed annually)||$65/year (CAND free for student Academy members) enables access to Evidence Analysis Library® used for systematic reviews in 8 courses|
|Nutrition Care Professionals (NCPro) (one time only)||$120 (covers 18-month access)3|
|EHR Go (one time only; 2nd trimester)||$454|
|ServSafe Manager Certification (one time only)||You may choose either method described below this table.|
|Slip-Resistant Shoe Coverings (one time only)||$8.99|
|Cut Gloves (one time only)||$8.99|
|Professional Development/Conference Attendance (Food and Nutrition Conference Expo, California Academy Annual Meeting, or similar)||$1,000 (optional)5|
|RDN exam review course||$400|
|Parking||There is no cost for parking on the Sacramento campus. There may be a cost to one or more affiliated supervised experiential learning sites (at student expense).|
|Graduation Fee||There is no graduation fee.|
|Estimated Total Cost per Trimester||$22,361 to $23,549 (highest includes one-time expenses)|
|Estimated Total Costs for the Program||$90,632 (4 Trimesters)|
1Pacific graduate tuition $1,025/credit = $60,475 = $15,375/trimester.
2 Student may submit annual waiver if student has own comprehensive health insurance plan.
3Virtual learning environment with comprehensive Academy Nutrition Care Process-centered case studies used in experiential learning.
4Educational Electronic Health Record (EHR) and learning platform, for proficiency in technology/informatics.
5Fee was going to be paid for by department so students could go to FNCE but not if paying for RDN exam review course.
You may choose either method below:
- DPD students with certificate: $0.00
- ServSafe Manager Course with Online Proctored Exam: $135
- ServSafe Manager Book (7th Ed) with Online Exam Voucher $68
- Certification due no later than Oct. 15, 2020
ServeSafe Manager Website: https://www.servsafe.com/ServSafe-Manager