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2021 Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools

259 Colleges
$33,082 Avg Salary
$28,428 Avg Student Debt

Finding the Best Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services School for You

Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services is the #20 most popular major in the country with 5,877 degrees and certificates awarded in 2018-2019.

There are so many healthcare programs in today's world that it can tough to figure out which one is the right one for you. As online education oppotunities continue to grow, you're not restricted to just schools in your local area anymore. Even some of the 'big name' schools are offering online courses. Also, there are a number of trade schools with offerings that you might find attractive.

Along with in-depth profiles of schools and the programs they offer, Healthcare Degree Search has created the Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools to help you in your search for the best school for you. This report analyzed 259 schools in the United States to see which ones were the most popular programs for healthcare students. To create this ranking we looked at how many students graduated from the Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services program at each school on the list.

The following schools top our list of the Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Colleges.

Our analysis found Iowa State University to be the most popular school for dietetics and clinical nutrition services students who want to pursue a degree in the United States. Located in the city of Ames, Iowa State is a public school with a fairly large student population.

Nutrition majors at Iowa State take out an average of $20,525 in student loans while working on their egree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $213.

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#2

Kaplan University-Indianapolis

Indianapolis, IN

You’ll join some of the best and brightest minds around you if you attend Kaplan University-Indianapolis. The school came in at #2 on this year’s Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools list. Kaplan University-Indianapolis is a fairly large public school located in the city of Indianapolis.

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A rank of #3 on this year’s list means Maryland University of Integrative Health is a great place for dietetics and clinical nutrition services students. Located in the suburb of Laurel, MUIH is a private not-for-profit college with a fairly small student population.

After completing their degree, nutrition graduates from MUIH carry an average student debt load of $54,666. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $637.

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You’ll be in good company if you decide to attend Florida International University. It ranked #4 on our 2021 Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools list. FIU is a fairly large public school located in the suburb of Miami.

On average, nutrition graduates from FIU take out $40,762 in student loans while working on their degree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $459.

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#4

Logan University

Chesterfield, MO

A rank of #4 on this year’s list means Logan University is a great place for dietetics and clinical nutrition services students. Logan University is a small private not-for-profit school located in the suburb of Chesterfield.

After completing their degree, nutrition graduates from Logan University carry an average student debt load of $180,377. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $2,102.

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Bronx Community College landed the #6 spot in the 2021 rankings for the most popular dietetics and clinical nutrition services programs. BCC is a large public school located in the city of Bronx.

The average amount in student loans that nutrition majors at BCC take out is $8,750. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $91, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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West Chester University of Pennsylvania did quite well in this year’s ranking of the most popular schools for dietetics and clinical nutrition services students. It came in at #7 on the list. WCUPA is a large public school located in the large suburb of West Chester.

After completing their degree, nutrition graduates from WCUPA carry an average student debt load of $25,000. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $259.

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University of Western States ranked #8 on this year’s Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools list. Located in the city of Portland, Western States Chiropractic College is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.

Nutrition majors at Western States Chiropractic College take out an average of $40,761 in student loans while working on their egree. When it comes time to repay the loan, graduates who are on a 10-year repayment plan pay an average monthly payment of $475.

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#9

Keiser University - Ft Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Keiser University - Ft Lauderdale came in at #9 in this year’s edition of the Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools ranking. Located in the medium-sized city of Fort Lauderdale, Keiser University - Ft Lauderdale is a private not-for-profit college with a fairly large student population.

After completing their degree, nutrition graduates from Keiser University - Ft Lauderdale carry an average student debt load of $40,292. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $418.

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#10

University of North Florida

Jacksonville, FL

University of North Florida ranked #10 on this year’s Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools list. Located in the city of Jacksonville, UNF is a public college with a fairly large student population.

While working on their degree, nutrition majors at UNF accumulate an average of around $25,203 in student debt. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $281, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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#11

Lehman College

Bronx, NY

Lehman College landed the #11 spot in the 2021 rankings for the most popular dietetics and clinical nutrition services programs. Located in the city of Bronx, Lehman is a public school with a large student population.

The average amount in student loans that nutrition majors at Lehman take out is $11,000. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $114.

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#12

University of Rhode Island

Kingston, RI

University of Rhode Island came in at #12 in this year’s edition of the Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools ranking. Located in the suburb of Kingston, URI is a public college with a large student population.

Nutrition majors at URI take out an average of $25,500 in student loans while working on their egree. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $265.

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#12

New York Chiropractic College

Seneca Falls, NY

New York Chiropractic College did quite well in this year’s ranking of the most popular schools for dietetics and clinical nutrition services students. It came in at #12 on the list. New York Chiropractic College is a small private not-for-profit school located in the town of Seneca Falls.

On average, nutrition graduates from New York Chiropractic College take out $26,264 in student loans while working on their degree. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $306, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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#14

Utah State University

Logan, UT

Utah State University came in at #14 in this year’s edition of the Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools ranking. Located in the small city of Logan, USU is a public college with a very large student population.

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Appalachian State University ranked #15 on this year’s Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools list. Appalachian State is a fairly large public school located in the town of Boone.

On average, nutrition graduates from Appalachian State take out $28,186 in student loans while working on their degree. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $316.

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Miami University - Oxford came in at #16 in this year’s edition of the Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools ranking. Located in the town of Oxford, Miami University - Oxford is a public school with a large student population.

After completing their degree, nutrition graduates from Miami University - Oxford carry an average student debt load of $21,500. The average monthly payment of a loan this size is about $223, assuming that the borrower is on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Northern Illinois University did quite well in this year’s ranking of the most popular schools for dietetics and clinical nutrition services students. It came in at #16 on the list. NIU is a large public school located in the small suburb of Dekalb.

The average amount in student loans that nutrition majors at NIU take out is $22,000. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $228.

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#18

Marshall University

Huntington, WV

With a ranking of #18, Marshall University did quite well on this year’s most popular schools for dietetics and clinical nutrition services students. Located in the city of Huntington, Marshall University is a public school with a fairly large student population.

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#19

D'Youville College

Buffalo, NY

D’Youville College ranked #19 on this year’s Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools list. Located in the large city of Buffalo, D'Youville College is a private not-for-profit college with a small student population.

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National University of Natural Medicine did quite well in this year’s ranking of the most popular schools for dietetics and clinical nutrition services students. It came in at #20 on the list. NUNM is a fairly small private not-for-profit school located in the city of Portland.

After completing their degree, nutrition graduates from NUNM carry an average student debt load of $46,246. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $539.

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#21

University of Delaware

Newark, DE

University of Delaware landed the #21 spot in the 2021 rankings for the most popular dietetics and clinical nutrition services programs. Located in the large suburb of Newark, UD is a public college with a very large student population.

While working on their degree, nutrition majors at UD accumulate an average of around $25,105 in student debt. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $261.

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#22

Queens College

Queens, NY

Queens College did quite well in this year’s ranking of the most popular schools for dietetics and clinical nutrition services students. It came in at #22 on the list. Located in the city of Queens, QC is a public school with a large student population.

The average amount in student loans that nutrition majors at QC take out is $12,500. This translates to an average monthly loan payment of $130, based on a 10-year repayment plan.

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Tarrant County College District came in at #23 in this year’s edition of the Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools ranking. Located in the city of Fort Worth, Tarrant County College is a public college with a fairly large student population.

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#23

University of Mississippi

University, MS

University of Mississippi ranked #23 on this year’s Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools list. Ole Miss is a fairly large public school located in the remote town of University.

The average amount in student loans that nutrition majors at Ole Miss take out is $25,000. Assuming that a graduate chooses a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly loan payment is $259.

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#25

Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL

Florida State University came in at #25 in this year’s edition of the Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools ranking. Florida State is a very large public school located in the midsize city of Tallahassee.

After completing their degree, nutrition graduates from Florida State carry an average student debt load of $20,125. For students who choose a 10-year repayment plan, the average monthly student loan payment is $209.

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#28

Meredith College

Raleigh, NC
#34

Marywood University

Scranton, PA
#36

Saint Louis University

Saint Louis, MO
#36

SUNY Oneonta

Oneonta, NY
#36

Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, MI

Additional Noteworthy Schools

Here are some additional popular schools for Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services students that almost earned our Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools award.

Rank College Location
39 Brigham Young University - Provo Provo, UT
40 Ball State University Muncie, IN
41 University of Vermont Burlington, VT
41 University of Akron Main Campus Akron, OH
43 University of Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh, PA
44 Barton County Community College Great Bend, KS
44 Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
46 Purdue University - Main Campus West Lafayette, IN
47 Eastern Michigan University Ypsilanti, MI
47 East Carolina University Greenville, NC
49 University of Georgia Athens, GA
49 LIU Post Brookville, NY
49 Texas Tech University Lubbock, TX

Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services by Region

View the Most Popular Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services Schools for a specific region near you.

Region
Southeast
New England
Rocky Mountains
Plains States
Middle Atlantic
Far Western US
Southwest
Great Lakes

One of 34 majors within the healthcare area of study, dietetics and clinical nutrition services has other similar majors worth exploring.

Nutrition Concentrations

Major Annual Graduates
Dietetics/Dietitian 3,774
Clinical Nutrition/Nutritionist 1,035
Other Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services 482
Dietetic Technician 296
Dietitian Assistant 290

Majors Similar to Nutrition

Related Major Annual Graduates
Nursing 305,309
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 99,641
Practical Nursing & Nursing Assistants 93,192
Allied Health Professions 86,697
Health & Medical Administrative Services 82,868

Notes and References

*These averages are for the top 27 schools only.

  • The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a branch of the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) serves as the core of the rest of our data about colleges.
  • Some other college data, including much of the graduate earnings data, comes from the U.S. Department of Education’s (College Scorecard).

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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