CSG Benefits

What are the benefits of being certified?

Professional Development Portfolio

• Successfully passing the CSG examination is approved by CDR for 75 CPEUs.

The Academy’s Compensation and Benefits Survey of the Dietetics Profession 2011 showed that:
• RDS holding the CSG credential earned 14% higher average compensation than RDs in general.
• CSGs are the second highest paid of the five specialty certifications offered by the CDR.

Specialty Online Directory
• CSGs are included in a directory of all CDR board certified specialists.

Here's a general map of CSG-credentialed RDs/RDNs:


Subject Matter Expert Volunteer Opportunities
• CSGs have the opportunity to participate in future test development and review meetings.

For more information visit the CDR website

We Have 19 CPEU Hours Available for Self-Study!

Find newsletter articles and quizzes here.  And self-study webinars here and here.

CSG Study Flashcards Available Now!

Learn more about our CSG Study Flashcards here.

New student tip sheets!

New to working with older adults?  We have tip sheets available here.