With an overall population of 76,415 and a student population of 13,322, approximately 3,471 of Scranton students attend one of Scranton's schools that offer nutrition programs.
The largest nutrition school in Scranton, by student population, is Marywood University. In 2010, Marywood University graduated approximately 12 students from its nutrition program.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a nutrition degree in Scranton. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,270 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nutrition program in Scranton. And if you live on campus at one of the Scranton-based nutrition schools, you will have an added expense of $11,498 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,870.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nutritionist in Scranton is $46,700 per year, which is higher than the average for nutritionists state-wide.