Honolulu, HI (population: 375,134) has one nutrition school within its city limits. University of Hawaii at Manoa has a total student population of 20,435. It is the 282nd highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Hawaii. To learn more about nutrition programs in Honolulu, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nutrition professors at University of Hawaii at Manoa such as James Carpenter, Cyndy Kahalewale, Nitsala Marx, Mark Segobiano, Anne Shovic, and Maria Stewart.
Nutrition students from Honolulu 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 Honolulu area alone, there are 340 employed health educators earning an average salary of $50,990. Dietitians and nutritionists in this area earn $62,060/yr and there are 150 employed.
Honolulu lies in Honolulu county, which is one of the 4 counties in Hawaii. Overall, the Honolulu area has 430,700 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $21/hr average worker wage, and a $43,760 average annual salary. Thus, about 0 out of every 1000 jobs in Honolulu are held by dietitians and nutritionists, and 1/1000 are held by health educators.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Hawaii at Manoa ends up costing a student $10,275/yr.