The Master of Clinical Nutrition program at the University of Iowa is an on-campus, non-thesis, 20-month graduate level program awarding the Master of Clinical Nutrition degree and verification statement providing eligibility to take the Commission on Dietetic Registration Entry-level Registration Examination for Dietitians. 

Admission Requirements

Applicants must meet the admission requirements of the department offering the degree program.

Estimated Cost of Attendance

Tuition and fees vary by degree program and the type of student you are.

Application Deadlines

One class of 16 students is enrolled in August each year. Applications are accepted starting in September and all materials for application must be received by June 1.

  • Fall semester—June 1
  • Spring semester—not offered
  • Summer session—not offered
Application Procedures

The Graduate Application Process

After applying through DICAS and approved by the Master of Clinical Nutrition program director, submit the online application to the Graduate College and pay the $60 application fee by credit card ($100 for international applicants).

Degree Program Supplemental Materials

Apply online to the Dietetics Inclusive Centralized Application Service (DICAS).

Materials to Send to Admissions


Apply Online, the $60 application fee ($100 for international students) is payable by Discover, MasterCard, or Visa.


Master of Clinical Nutrition
Department of Food and Nutrition Services 
University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics
W144 GH
Iowa City, IA 52242-1051

Enrollment Management
The University of Iowa
2900 University Capitol Centre
201 S. Clinton St.
Iowa City, IA 52242