Delaware contains one school that offers nutrition programs. Delaware State University has a total student population of 3,609 and is the 639th highest ranked school in America.
Nutrition students from Delaware schools who go on to become nutritional scientists, nutritionists, holistic nutritionists, animal nutritionists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 53,220 people working as dietitians and nutritionists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $53,230. Also, Health educators make on average $49,060 per year and there are about 63,320 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Delaware alone, there are 100 employed health educators earning an average yearly salary of $50,380. Dietitians and nutritionists in this state earn $55,170/yr and there are 260 employed.
Also, within the nutrition schools in Delaware, the average student population is 2,228 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from nutrition, there are 540 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,476 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,732, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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