Idaho licenses licensed dietitians only. An individual must complete requirements aligned with the Registered Dietitian pathway in order to qualify for licensure. However, there is no licensure requirement for providing nutrition care.

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Qualification Requirements for State Licensure or State Certification:
  • Academic: Completion of the academic requirements for an education program in dietetics approved by the licensure board
  • Experience: Successful completion of a dietetic internship or preprofessional practice program, coordinated program, or such other equivalent experience as may be approved by the Medical Board.
  • Examination: The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) exam from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND)

Disclaimer: This is a preliminary interpretation of language of state statutes and regulations, and cannot substitute for legal counsel.