Because clinical nutrition is who you are not just what you do.
The perfect opportunity to advance your credential has arrived:
CDR Advanced Practice Certification in Clinical Nutrition

The Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) is offering an advanced practice certification in clinical nutrition for registered dietitians (RDN) with four or more years of clinical nutrition practice. Apply NOW for the November 2017 examination window!

Applications for November 2017 examination window are due August 31, 2017.

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

Examination Window: November 1 – 21, 2017

Application deadline Examination Fee Examination Fee
(sitting for exam in Canada & Puerto Rico)
Examination Fee
(other international test center locations)
August 14, 2017 $350 $475 $500
August 15 – September 8, 2017 $375 $500 $525
September 9 – September 29, 2017 $400 $525 $550

No applications for this window accepted 9/30 or later


Examination Window: May 7 – 25, 2018

Application deadline Examination Fee Examination Fee
(sitting for exam in Canada & Puerto Rico)
Examination Fee
(other international test center locations)
February 13, 2018 $350 $475 $500
February 14 – March 13, 2018  $375 $500 $525
March 14 – April 3, 2018 $400 $525 $550

No applications for this window accepted 4/4 or later
 

Examination Window: November 1 – 21, 2018

Application deadline Examination Fee Examination Fee
(sitting for exam in Canada & Puerto Rico)
Examination Fee
(other international test center locations)
August 14, 2018 $350 $475 $500
August 15 – September 10, 2018 $375 $500 $525
September 11 – September 28, 2018 $400 $525 $550

No applications for this window accepted 9/29 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.

The 2019 examination dates and fee schedule will be available by August 1, 2018.