North Dakota contains three schools that offer nutrition programs. University of North Dakota, the highest-ranking nutrition school in ND, has a total student population of 13,172 and is the 1377th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 3 nutrition schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of North Dakota comes out as the most expensive ($13,656/yr), with United Tribes Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $7,094/yr.
Nutrition students from North Dakota 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 North Dakota alone, there are 170 employed health educators earning an average yearly salary of $35,360. Dietitians and nutritionists in this state earn $47,910/yr and there are 200 employed.
Also, within the nutrition schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from nutrition, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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