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California State University, Long Beach
FCS Dietetic Internetship

Estimated Program Costs per Year 

Cost Description Price
Tuition* (California Resident) for 2 years, > or = 7 units/semester, and 2 summers) $16,692
Professional Expenses
AND Annual Dues $50
OD and LAD District membership $20
Meals on Workdays $1,500
Transportation & Fuel $3,000
Textbooks, E-books, Lab Coats, $800

Meetings and Seminars

  • District Meetings ($25-$50/each)
  • State Academy Meeting (Optional)
  • State Legislative Day (Optional)
  • Academy Meeting (Optional)



$800 to $1200 each

Professional Liability $60

Fingerprinting/Physical Exams, Drug Test, Immunizations $400
TOTAL Estimate** $23,622

*Tuition price is subject to change. See current catalog for tuition updates. Non-California resident tuition prices is more than double in-state costs, averaging $40,000 for a 2-year program. For residency information please go to

**Estimate does not include food (except workday lunches), rent, or any personal expenses or personal travel.