Brookings has a total population of 18,504 and a student population of 12,376. Of these students, 12,376 are enrolled in schools that offer nutrition programs.
South Dakota State University is the largest nutrition school in Brookings, based on student population. In 2010, South Dakota State University graduated approximately 16 students with credentials in nutrition.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in nutrition in Brookings in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,195 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Brookings nutrition schools was an average of $17,568 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,068 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a nutrition program in Brookings. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,669 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
As a nutritionist in Brookings, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,370 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nutritionists in the state.