Dundalk, MD (population: 66,755) has eleven nutrition schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Delaware, the highest ranked school in this group with a nutrition program, has a total student population of 21,138. It is the 95th highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about nutrition programs in Dundalk, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of nutrition professors at University of Delaware such as Allegro, Colleen Brinley-Carter, Sharon Collison, Allegro D, Charlene Hamilton, and Anja Leefeldt.
Nutrition students from Dundalk 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 Baltimore-Towson area alone, there are 430 employed health educators earning an average salary of $53,080. Dietitians and nutritionists in this area earn $61,910/yr and there are 440 employed.
Dundalk lies in Baltimore county, which is one of the 16 counties in Maryland. Overall, the Baltimore-Towson area has 1,259,140 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.2% unemployment rate, $23.40/hr average worker wage, and a $48,670 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.348 out of every 1000 jobs in Dundalk are held by dietitians and nutritionists, and 0.343/1000 are held by health educators.
Of the 11 nutrition schools with a 100-mile radius of Dundalk, only 6 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Drexel University comes out as the most expensive ($31,832/yr) for nutrition students, with University of the District of Columbia as the lowest, reported at only $7,881/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Dundalk|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||17.7 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||18.2 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||33.5 miles|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||33.9 miles|
|Capitol Heights||MD||-||1||32.1418||6||34.7 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||36.9 miles|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||37.5 miles|
|North East||MD||-||1||7.7142||47||37.6 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||44.9 miles|
|Lincoln University||PA||-||1||24.1268||75||48.2 miles|