With an overall population of 18,816 and a student population of 8,760, approximately 6,453 of Plattsburgh students attend one of Plattsburgh's schools that offer nutrition programs.
The largest nutrition school in Plattsburgh, by student population, is SUNY College at Plattsburgh. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Nutrition program at SUNY College at Plattsburgh.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a nutrition degree in Plattsburgh. If you decide to attend one of Plattsburgh's nutrition schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,645 per year in instate tuition and $25,545 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for nutrition related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Plattsburgh-based nutrition schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,391.
If you decide to work as a nutritionist in Plattsburgh, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,660 nutritionists in New York. Of these nutritionists, 120 were working in the greater Plattsburgh area. By the year 2018, the number of nutritionists is expected to increase by 2% in Plattsburgh. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for nutritionists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a nutritionist in Plattsburgh is $53,420 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for nutritionists.