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Board Certification as a Specialist in Gerontological Nutrition Examination Dates and Fee Schedule

Examination Window: February 4 – 22, 2019

Application deadline Examination Fee Examination Fee
(sitting for exam in Canada & Puerto Rico)
Examination Fee
(other international test center locations)
November 2, 2018  $350 $475 $500
November 3 – December 7, 2018  $375 $500 $525
December 8, 2018 – January 4, 2019    $400 $525 $550

No applications for this window accepted 1/5 or later

Applicants wishing to apply after the first application deadline will incur an increased fee as stated in the fee schedule. The specialty examination is administered on computer — Monday through Friday (normal business hours) during the three week testing window.

NEW!  The Board Certification as a Specialist in Gerontological Nutrition (CSG) examination will be administered year-round beginning July 2019.  To apply for the CSG examination, please follow these steps:

  • Log into your My CDR page
  • Click on "Apply for Specialist Certification" (on the blue toolbar)
  • Select “Add a new application” and choose the application for “year round testing”

Examination Fee:  $350
Examination Fee for Canada, Puerto Rico, international test center locations:  $475

(Please note:  The examination fee is due when the application is submitted.  Applications will not be reviewed unless the fee is paid).