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Dietetics & Nutrition Services Schools in New Jersey

In 2018-2019, 87 students earned their Nutrition degrees in NJ.

In terms of popularity, Dietetics & Nutrition Services is the 20th most popular major in the state out of a total 28 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in New Jersey

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Post-Master’s Certificate 39
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 39
Bachelor’s Degree 19
Associate’s Degree 13
Master’s Degree 9
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 7

Gender Distribution

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

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in NJ Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of nutrition majors in New Jersey is as follows:

  • Asian: 3.4%
  • Black or African American: 2.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 9.2%
  • White: 69.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.1%
  • Other Races: 14.9%
Dietetics & Nutrition Services Majors in NJ Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Dietetics & Nutrition Services Grads in New Jersey

2,300 people in the state and 98,210 in the nation are employed in jobs related to nutrition.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Jobs Nationwide vs. NJ

Wages for Dietetics & Nutrition Services Jobs in New Jersey

A typical salary for a nutrition grad in the state is $34,760, compared to a typical salary of $30,130 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 7 colleges in New Jersey that offer nutrition degrees. Learn about the most popular 7 below:

33 Degrees in Major Awarded
80% Graduation Rate
50,173 Total Students

69% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $44,300 a year. The student to faculty ratio is 15 to 1.

31 Degrees in Major Awarded
49% Graduation Rate
1,287 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 9 to 1. An average student at CSE will pay a net price of $19,575. Most students complete their degree in 4.24 years.

#3

Rowan University

Glassboro
10 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
19,618 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $38,500 after earning their degree at this institution. The average student takes 4.37 years to complete their degree at Rowan. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1.

8 Degrees in Major Awarded
11,142 Total Students

A typical student attending Middlesex County College will pay a net price of $8,642. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,500 a year. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time.

5 Degrees in Major Awarded
9,735 Total Students

A typical student attending Camden County College will pay a net price of $6,850. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 100% are considered full time. 66% of students get financical aid.

#6

Ocean County College

Toms River
0 Degrees in Major Awarded
8,171 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $27,900 a year. 25 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. Of all the students who attend this school, 57% get financial aid.

0 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,497 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 77% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $22,200 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending PCCC will pay a net price of $9,272.

Dietetics & Nutrition Services Careers in NJ

Some of the careers nutrition majors go into include:

Job Title NJ Job Growth NJ Median Salary
Dietitians and Nutritionists 13% $68,160
Dietetic Technicians 6% $33,410

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

Major Annual Graduates in NJ
Nursing 5,665
Allied Health Services 2,470
Nursing & Nursing Assistants 1,690
Allied Health Professions 1,287
Health Sciences & Services 1,255
Health/Medical Admin Services 795
Public Health 773
Dental Support Services 453

View all majors related to Dietetics & Nutrition Services

View Nationwide Dietetics & Nutrition Services Report

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