With an overall population of 3,954 and a student population of 5,849, approximately 3,530 of Alfred students attend one of Alfred's schools that offer nutrition programs.
Of the 1 nutrition schools in Alfred, the largest nutrition school, by student population, is SUNY College of Technology at Alfred. In 2010, approximately 27 students graduated from the Nutrition program at SUNY College of Technology at Alfred.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in nutrition in Alfred in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Alfred's nutrition schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,152 per year in instate tuition and $22,932 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for nutrition related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Alfred-based nutrition schools, you will have an added expense of $9,190 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,862.
Many nutrition graduates choose to work as nutritionists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alfred, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 22 nutritionists in New York were working in the greater Alfred area. Alfred's nutritionist workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nutritionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nutritionist in Alfred is $50,360 per year, which is lower than the average for nutritionists state-wide.