Nevada contains two schools that offer nutrition programs. University of Nevada-Las Vegas, the highest-ranking nutrition school in NV, has a total student population of 29,080 and is the 1903rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 nutrition schools in Nevada, both of them have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Nevada-Las Vegas comes out as the most expensive ($8,166/yr), with Truckee Meadows Community College as the lowest recorded at only $7,896/yr.
Nutrition students from Nevada 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 Nevada alone, there are 210 employed health educators earning an average yearly salary of $60,430. Dietitians and nutritionists in this state earn $63,860/yr and there are 280 employed.
Also, within the nutrition schools in Nevada, the average student population is 3,396 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from nutrition, there are 786 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,014 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,730, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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