Oregon contains one school that offers nutrition programs. Oregon Health & Science University has a total student population of 2,583 and is the 6125th highest ranked school in America.
Nutrition students from Oregon 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 Oregon alone, there are 1,060 employed health educators earning an average yearly salary of $49,420. Dietitians and nutritionists in this state earn $57,410/yr and there are 550 employed.
Also, within the nutrition schools in Oregon, the average student population is 2,645 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from nutrition, there are 2428 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,810 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,147, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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