Michigan contains three schools that offer nutrition programs. Madonna University, the highest-ranking nutrition school in MI, has a total student population of 4,211 and is the 365th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 nutrition schools in Michigan, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Western Michigan University comes out as the most expensive ($15,285/yr), with Wayne State University as the lowest recorded at only $10,147/yr.
Nutrition students from Michigan 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 Michigan alone, there are 1,550 employed health educators earning an average yearly salary of $49,380. Dietitians and nutritionists in this state earn $52,910/yr and there are 1,660 employed.
Also, within the nutrition schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from nutrition, there are 6233 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,809 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,088, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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