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Dietetics & Nutrition Services Schools in Massachusetts

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

As a degree choice, Dietetics & Nutrition Services is the 23rd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in Massachusetts

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 24
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 24
Master’s Degree 23
Associate’s Degree 8

Gender Distribution

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

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in MA Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 7.3%
  • Black or African American: 1.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 5.5%
  • White: 70.9%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.8%
  • Other Races: 12.7%
Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in MA Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dietetics & Nutrition Services Grads in Massachusetts

3,710 people in the state and 98,210 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nutrition.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Jobs Nationwide vs. MA

Wages for Dietetics & Nutrition Services Jobs in Massachusetts

A typical salary for a nutrition grad in the state is $36,540, compared to a typical salary of $30,130 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 3 colleges in Massachusetts that offer nutrition degrees. Learn about the most popular 3 below:

24 Degrees in Major Awarded
74% Graduation Rate
6,535 Total Students

Of all the teachers who work at the school, 17% are considered full time. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $47,200 after earning their degree at this institution. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 8 to 1.

23 Degrees in Major Awarded
56% Graduation Rate
5,456 Total Students

The student loan default rate of 5.40% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. It takes the average student 4.42 years to graduate. Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $19,064.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
5,388 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. This public school has an average net price of $8,147. 100% of the teachers are full time.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Careers in MA

Some of the careers nutrition majors go into include:

Job Title MA Job Growth MA Median Salary
Dietitians and Nutritionists 11% $64,160
Dietetic Technicians 9% $32,440

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

Major Annual Graduates in MA
Nursing 6,507
Public Health 1,840
Pharmacy/Pharmaceutical Sciences 1,602
Rehabilitation Professions 1,444
Allied Health Professions 1,352
Health/Medical Admin Services 1,045
Mental & Social Health Services 1,018
Allied Health Services 888

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View Nationwide Dietetics & Nutrition Services Report

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