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Nutrition

Nutrition : Careers in the Field

Careers in the Field

Watch this video about the many different career options in nutrition and dietetics.

Career opportunities in the field are growing fast!  To find out more about employment trends Click Here.

Possible careers for Registered Dietitians and Nutritionists:

Clinical Dietitian (working inpatient or outpatient in hospitals, nursing homes, medical groups, or private practice)

Institutional Food Service Supervisor or Dietary Manager (working in schools, daycare, hospitals, correctional facilities, or military)

Public Health Nutritionist (working in WIC, food assistant programs, or government public health office)

Sport Dietitian or Performance Dietitian (working in college or professional sports,  performing arts, or armed forces)

Registered Dietitian (working in health care, education, communications/marketing, product development, research)

Specialist Dietitian (working in pediatrics, renal, oncology, gerantology, eating disorders, diabetes and more) 


Median Wages in this field for (2017) $28.56 Hourly and $59,410 annually.

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