Kansas contains one school that offers nutrition programs. Kansas State University has a total student population of 23,581 and is the 875th highest ranked school in America.
Nutrition students from Kansas 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 Kansas alone, there are 540 employed health educators earning an average yearly salary of $41,240. Dietitians and nutritionists in this state earn $48,410/yr and there are 390 employed.
Also, within the nutrition schools in Kansas, the average student population is 2,160 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from nutrition, there are 2989 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,167 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,054, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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