Georgia contains three schools that offer nutrition programs. Life University, the highest-ranking nutrition school in GA, has a total student population of 2,301 and is the 176th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 nutrition schools in Georgia, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Life University comes out as the most expensive ($18,351/yr), with Georgia Southern University as the lowest recorded at only $10,385/yr.
Nutrition students from Georgia 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 Georgia alone, there are 2,560 employed health educators earning an average yearly salary of $69,930. Dietitians and nutritionists in this state earn $42,970/yr and there are 1,630 employed.
Also, within the nutrition schools in Georgia, the average student population is 2,956 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from nutrition, there are 5022 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,057, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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