Technology Requirements

Interns should be comfortable with basic computer skills, use a web browser and be able to send/receive e-mails. The Intern must have knowledge of Microsoft Office components like Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Publisher and the ability to upload or download documents and files.


Interns must establish and maintain an e-mail address as instructed by the Program.. A thumbnail photograph of the Intern MUST be included in the e-mail heading. 

Intern MUST check e-mail DAILY

Note regarding e-mail: Spam filters and firewalls may prevent you from receiving messages. Please add the domain “@prioritynutritioncare.com" to your class email address "Safe Sender" list.

Minimum Hardware Requirements

The Intern MUST:

have a Smartphone

have a wireless laptop computer 

have an external drive, thumb drive or cloud storage to back up all work

have a webcam and headset with  microphone

have a printer/scanner

Minimum Software Requirements

The software commonly used by PNCDDI can be accessed with most of today's desktop or laptop computers. Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel) will be required for your required written work.

Web Browsers

The Intern must have the latest version of one of the following installed on their computer: Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari or Edge.

The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND®) is the accrediting agency for education programs preparing students for careers as Registered Dietitian Nutritionists (RDNs) or Nutrition and Dietetics Technicians, Registered. (NDTRs) Priority Nutrition Care's Distance Dietetics Internship Program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2190, Chicago, IL 60606-6995, (312) 899-0040 ext. 5400. https://www.eatrightpro.org/acend