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CDR National Election
The results are in and CDR welcomes these new Commissioners.


CDR Connection - Power Your Future  
Newsletter from the Commission on Dietetic Registration which is full of important reminders, updates, and information.

Graduate Degree Requirement
Effective January 1, 2024, the minimum degree requirement for eligibility to take the registration examination for dietitians will change from a bachelor’s degree to a graduate degree. 


RD RDN DTR NDTR Credential Use and Misuse
The Registered Dietitian (RD); Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN); Dietetic Technician, Registered (DTR) or Nutrition and Dietetics Technician, Registered (NDTR) credentials are awarded by the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) to individuals who meet specific academic and supervised practice requirements and who successfully pass a registration examination.


Student Competency Plan Builder
This simulation is for students only, to develop a plan to support ACEND CDRN 5.3. Credentialed RDs and DTRs should submit the learning plan in your myCDR account.


Please utilize the following resources for current demographic information:

  • Report on the Academy/Commission on Dietetic Registration 2020 Needs Satisfaction Survey
  • Compensation and Benefits Survey 2021



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