Program Advantages and Benefits
Since the inception of the GPN in 2006, we have a 96% first time registration exam pass rate and our students consistently score above the national average.
Students receive free tuition and full military salaries/benefits of approximately $61,000 a year (includes base pay and other allowances) while attending the program. These comprehensive benefits include 30 days paid vacation each year, full health and dental benefits, housing allowance, and paid continuing education opportunities annually. Students also receive on-going professional mentoring and work in an environment that promotes lifelong learning, leadership development, teamwork, and a healthy lifestyle.
Military dietitians work in a variety of exciting and versatile positions. There are approximately 150 Registered Dietitians on active duty in the Army across the United States and around the world; serving in clinical, foodservice, research, health promotion, education, performance nutrition, and executive settings.
Imagine a profession that offers you a challenging career, leadership opportunities, international travel, and the opportunity to make a difference by participating in military support and humanitarian missions, and optimizing health and performance of warriors and their families.