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Dietetics & Nutrition Services Schools in Alabama

In 2018-2019, 64 students earned their Nutrition degrees in AL.

In this state, Dietetics & Nutrition Services is the 18th most popular major out of a total 26 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in Alabama

Nutrition majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 34
Post-Master’s Certificate 30
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 30

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a nutrition major is more popular with women than with men.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of nutrition majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 18.8%
  • Black or African American: 12.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 6.2%
  • White: 57.8%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.1%
  • Other Races: 1.6%
Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dietetics & Nutrition Services Grads in Alabama

There are 950 people in the state and 98,210 people in the nation working in nutrition jobs.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Dietetics & Nutrition Services Jobs in Alabama

In this state, nutrition grads earn an average of $33,370. Nationwide, they make an average of $30,130.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Alabama that offer nutrition degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

34 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
22,080 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.54 years. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $35,100 a year. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1.

#2

Oakwood University

Huntsville
30 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
1,526 Total Students

12 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 74% of the teachers are full time. This private institution charges an average net price of $26,293.

#3

Samford University

Birmingham
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
5,692 Total Students

98% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 4.23 years to graduate. An average student at Samford will pay a net price of $29,207.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
2,876 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 14 to 1. 100% of students get financical aid. It takes the average student 4.32 years to graduate.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Careers in AL

Some of the careers nutrition majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Dietitians and Nutritionists 13% $54,770
Dietetic Technicians 7% $31,070

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to nutrition.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Nursing 6,743
Allied Health Professions 1,800
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,630
Allied Health Services 1,105
Health/Medical Admin Services 759
Public Health 450
Rehabilitation Professions 414
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 404

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