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Dietetics & Nutrition Services Schools in Maryland

168 students earned Nutrition degrees in Maryland in the 2018-2019 year.

A Dietetics & Nutrition Services major is the 14th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in Maryland

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 141
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 16
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 16
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 16
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 9
Post-Master’s Certificate 9
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 2
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 2

Gender Distribution

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

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in MD Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 2.4%
  • Black or African American: 16.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 1.8%
  • White: 67.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.0%
  • Other Races: 6.0%
Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in MD Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dietetics & Nutrition Services Grads in Maryland

There are 1,490 people in the state and 98,210 people in the nation working in nutrition jobs.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Jobs Nationwide vs. MD

Wages for Dietetics & Nutrition Services Jobs in Maryland

A typical salary for a nutrition grad in the state is $36,750, compared to a typical salary of $30,130 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

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

166 Degrees in Major Awarded
891 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 55%. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 2.50%.

2 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,584 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 56% are considered full time. 95% of students get financical aid. Graduates earn an average $24,300 after graduation.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
86% Graduation Rate
40,743 Total Students

A typical student attending UMCP will pay a net price of $18,457. 74% of students get financical aid. The student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,788 Total Students

30% of the teachers are full time. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $29,200 a year.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Careers in MD

Some of the careers nutrition majors go into include:

Job Title MD Job Growth MD Median Salary
Dietitians and Nutritionists 13% $68,790
Dietetic Technicians 8% $33,440

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

Major Annual Graduates in MD
Nursing 3,894
Public Health 1,745
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,290
Allied Health Professions 905
Mental & Social Health Services 667
Allied Health Services 589
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 315
Dental Support Services 313

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