In many states it is a VIOLATION of state law to practice dietetics without a license. It is important that you contact a state regulatory agency prior to practicing dietetics. On this page you will find links to documents that are available for each state. (Last updated May 2010)

Please note: the rules, statues, and board links were current when they were posted. If you find a link that is not working or information that is no longer current please let us know using the e-mail link at the bottom of this page.


Arizona
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Arkansas
California
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Colordao
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Connecticut
Delaware
District of Columbia
Georgia
Hawaii
Illinois
Indiana
Kentucky
Louisianna
Maryland
Board
Statute
(On the left, click “Maryland Code”, then “Health Occupations”, then “Licensed Dietitian-Nutritionists”)
Rules
Definitions
Application
Academic Requirements
Experience
Supervised Experience
Exam
Board Action on Application
Change of Address
Michigan
Minnesota
Nebraska
Nevada
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New Hampshire
New Jersey
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New Mexico
New York
North Dakota
Oklahoma
Pennsylvania
Puerto Rico
None
Rhode Island
South Carolina
Tennessee
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Wyoming
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