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Dietetics & Nutrition Services Schools in California

110 Nutrition students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

In terms of popularity, Dietetics & Nutrition Services is the 29th most popular major in the state out of a total 33 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in California

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 47
Associate’s Degree 40
Bachelor’s Degree 10
Post-Master’s Certificate 6
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 6
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 4
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 3
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 3

Gender Distribution

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

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in CA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 20.0%
  • Black or African American: 4.5%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 29.1%
  • White: 34.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 3.6%
  • Other Races: 8.2%
Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in CA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dietetics & Nutrition Services Grads in California

13,180 people in the state and 98,210 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nutrition.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Jobs Nationwide vs. CA

Wages for Dietetics & Nutrition Services Jobs in California

In this state, nutrition grads earn an average of $35,250. Nationwide, they make an average of $30,130.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 20 colleges in California that offer nutrition degrees. Learn about the most popular 20 below:

#1

Loma Linda University

Loma Linda
57 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,462 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $72,000 a year. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.90%. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 92% are considered full time.

#2

Orange Coast College

Costa Mesa
13 Degrees in Major Awarded
20,042 Total Students

51% of students get financical aid. A typical student attending Orange Coast College will pay a net price of $4,225. 30 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
24,127 Total Students

In their early career, Long Beach City College grads earn an average salary of $22,300. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 28 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 75% get financial aid.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
19,101 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.50%. 77% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.

6 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
24,298 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $6,452. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $32,400 a year. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 90% of students receive it.

#6

Merritt College

Oakland
4 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,857 Total Students

A typical student attending Merritt College will pay a net price of $8,527. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. In their early career, Merritt College grads earn an average salary of $24,100.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,398 Total Students

In their early career, Cosumnes River grads earn an average salary of $22,500. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 43% are considered full time. Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid.

3 Degrees in Major Awarded
75% Graduation Rate
4,567 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. The 2.70% student loan default rate is lower than average. The student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
14,937 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 68% get financial aid. This public school has an average net price of $5,248. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1.

#9

La Sierra University

Riverside
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
2,159 Total Students

87% of students get financical aid. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.00%. Most students complete their degree in 4.58 years.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
17,110 Total Students

76% of students get financical aid. The student loan default rate of 5.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $14,453.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
28,058 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 2.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. The student to faculty ratio is 29 to 1. 79% of students get financical aid.

#9

Chaffey College

Rancho Cucamonga
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
22,731 Total Students

24 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 72% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $24,400 a year.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
45% Graduation Rate
26,671 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,700 a year. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate is 4.30% which is lower than average.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
20,638 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $33,100 after earning their degree at this institution. Most students complete their degree in 4.98 years. 30 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
38,674 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 49%. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 23 to 1. 82% of students get financical aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
68% Graduation Rate
35,544 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 2.90% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 28 to 1. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 52% are considered full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
51% Graduation Rate
29,032 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 81% get financial aid. It takes the average student 4.85 years to graduate. 50% of the teachers are full time.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
57% Graduation Rate
36,085 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $15,270. 27 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. In their early career, San Jose State grads earn an average salary of $42,200.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
76% Graduation Rate
21,426 Total Students

This public college charges it's students an average net price of $20,592. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.90%. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $52,100 after earning their degree at this institution.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Careers in CA

Some of the careers nutrition majors go into include:

Job Title CA Job Growth CA Median Salary
Dietitians and Nutritionists 20% $75,830
Dietetic Technicians 14% $31,600

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

Major Annual Graduates in CA
Nursing 17,690
Allied Health Services 14,969
Allied Health Professions 9,548
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 7,457
Health/Medical Admin Services 6,979
Public Health 4,119
Dental Support Services 3,843
Health Sciences & Services 3,841

View all majors related to Dietetics & Nutrition Services

View Nationwide Dietetics & Nutrition Services Report

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