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Idaho State University

Program Calendar


MS/DI General Schedule

  • First Fall semester is coursework only
  • Spring semester is practicum rotations plus 6 credits of coursework
  • Summer semester is practicum rotations plus 3 credits of coursework
  • Second Fall semester is practicum rotations plus 6 credits of coursework
The Jean Inman RDN Exam Review will be scheduled for a
 Saturday and Sunday in the final fall semester

2020-2021 Detailed Calendar


Fall 2020, August – December, 2020

Course work only, all academic breaks are observed

Spring 2021, January – May, 2021

Rotations begin January 11 and are scheduled Monday – Friday, 40 hours/week:

  • January 18, Martin Luther King holiday, this holiday may be worked at a rotation dependent on facility observation of the holiday
  • February 15, President’s Day holiday, this holiday may be worked at a rotation dependent on facility observation of the holiday
  • March 22 – 26, university spring break. Interns’ schedules may not match with the university spring break
  • May 3-7, university finals week. Interns can anticipate working at rotations during finals week
  • May 8-16, university break between sessions. Interns may be scheduled at rotations during the university break
  • April 22 & 23, 2020, IAND Annual Meeting, Idaho Falls. Attendance at the state meeting is mandatory and does not count toward supervised practice hours:  1) Interns must plan to make up lost rotation hours, 2) discuss with the preceptor BEFORE making any travel arrangements, 3) understand that all costs are the intern’s responsibility (the program will not cover any of the costs)

 Summer 2021, May 17 – August 6, 2021

  • May 17, classes/rotations resume
  • May 31, Memorial Day holiday, this holiday may be worked at a rotation dependent on facility observation of the holiday
  • July 4 (Sunday). This holiday may be worked at a rotation dependent on facility observation of the holiday
  • August 6, last day of summer session
  • August 7 – 15, university break between sessions; interns may be scheduled at rotations during the university break

 Fall 2021, August 23 – December 17, 2021

  • August 23, classes/rotations resume
  • September 6, Labor Day Holiday, this holiday may be worked at a rotation dependent on facility observation of the holiday
  • November 22 – 26, Thanksgiving break, no rotations
  • December 17, the planned program end date
  • TBA, Jean Inman Review – Pocatello campus; first day check-in starts at 7:30 am and the session starts promptly at 8 am