In Delaware an estimated 82 students graduate from nutrition schools every year. If you too are interested in a career in nutrition, Delaware has 2 nutrition schools for you to choose from. You can expect to pay an average of $7,983 per year in tuition for a degree in nutrition in Delaware state.
Delaware's largest nutrition school, which is located in Newark, is University of Delaware. In 2009, a reported 44 students graduated with a nutrition degree from University of Delaware. This was 54% of the total nutrition graduates in Delaware for that year. If you decide to attend University of Delaware, you can expect to pay approximately $9,486 per year to earn your degree in nutrition.
A majority of those with an education in nutrition pursue a career as a nutritionist. If you are planning on working in the state after graduation, you should know that the job outlook for nutritionists in Delaware is good. In Delaware, there are currently about 370 nutritionists. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 12%, or to 420 nutritionists.
If you work as a nutritionist in Delaware, your yearly salary can range from less than $40,030 to more than $73,890. In Delaware, nutritionists make an average of $57,270 per year.