Muncie has a general population of 67,430 and an overall student population of 29,560. Approximately 21,401 of Muncie's students are enrolled in schools that offer nutrition programs.
Ball State University is the largest nutrition school in Muncie, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 19 students graduated from the Nutrition program at Ball State University.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in nutrition from nutrition schools in Muncie in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Muncie's nutrition schools was $19,640 per year for instate students and $32,208 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $970 for nutrition related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Muncie-based nutrition schools, you will have an added expense of $8,052 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a nutritionist in Muncie, your job prospects are average. By the year 2018, the number of nutritionists is expected to increase by 9% in Muncie. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for nutritionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nutritionist in Muncie is $19,160 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for nutritionists.