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Nutrition Schools in Connecticut

There are seven Connecticut schools offering nutrition programs. 250 students graduated with degrees from Connecticut nutrition schools in 2010. 131 of all these students graduated with masters degrees and 89 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

231 students graduate from nutrition programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 2% of students who US schools graduate from nutrition programs. More specifically, 14 students graduated with certificates in nutrition, 11 with a degree at the associate's level, 89 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 131 with a degree at the master's level, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

Seven nutrition schools are located in this state. Out of these, while five schools are private, two schools are public. Public nutrition school tuition is $10,416, while private nutrition school tuition varies from $18,950 to $30,750.

Average tuition for programs in nutrition is $20,002. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $10,416 per year, is at the University of Connecticut, the highest tuition for nutrition programs, which is $30,750 each year, is at the University of New Haven.

Connecticut schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for students pursing nutrition.

Nutrition Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

231 students graduate from nutrition programs in this state, on average, every year. This accounts for 2% of students who US schools graduate from nutrition programs. More specifically, 14 students graduated with certificates in nutrition, 11 with a degree at the associate's level, 89 with a degree at the bachelor's level, 131 with a degree at the master's level, and five with a degree at the doctorate level.

Nutrition Program Completions in Connecticut 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 12
  • Certificate 2007: 12
  • Certificate 2008: 14
  • Certificate 2009: 12
  • Certificate 2010: 14
  • Associate 2006: 14
  • Associate 2007: 7
  • Associate 2008: 10
  • Associate 2009: 9
  • Associate 2010: 11
  • Bachelor 2006: 79
  • Bachelor 2007: 80
  • Bachelor 2008: 88
  • Bachelor 2009: 92
  • Bachelor 2010: 89
  • Master 2006: 80
  • Master 2007: 86
  • Master 2008: 93
  • Master 2009: 97
  • Master 2010: 131
  • Doctorate 2006: 7
  • Doctorate 2007: 7
  • Doctorate 2008: 7
  • Doctorate 2009: 5
  • Doctorate 2010: 5

Nutrition Program Availability in Connecticut

Connecticut schools offer a total of 14 nutrition programs. Of these programs, 28.6% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level, the associates level, and the doctoral level.

Nutrition Program Availability in Connecticut

  • Certificate: 3
  • Associate: 2
  • Bachelor: 4
  • Master: 4
  • Doctorate: 1

Dietetic Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Dietetic Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 18270
  • 25th Percentile: 20140
  • Median: 23970
  • 75th Percentile: 34920
  • 90th Percentile: 43270

Dietitians and Nutritionists — Salary by Percentile

Dietitians and Nutritionists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45610
  • 25th Percentile: 53300
  • Median: 62360
  • 75th Percentile: 71730
  • 90th Percentile: 82580

Dietetic Technicians — Employment Trend

Dietetic Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 31500
  • Median Salary 2007: 31100
  • Median Salary 2008: 32730
  • Median Salary 2009: 34850
  • Median Salary 2010: 23970
  • Total Employed 2006: 310
  • Total Employed 2007: 330
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 235

Dietitians and Nutritionists — Employment Trend

Dietitians and Nutritionists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 58070
  • Median Salary 2007: 58590
  • Median Salary 2008: 61200
  • Median Salary 2009: 60620
  • Median Salary 2010: 62360
  • Total Employed 2006: 550
  • Total Employed 2007: 640
  • Total Employed 2008: 650
  • Total Employed 2009: 730
  • Total Employed 2010: 710

Connecticut vs National Nutrition Employment

Connecticut vs National Nutrition Employment

  • Employed in Connecticut: 1.221% (945)

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1. Lincoln College of New England - Southington

2279 Mount Vernon Road
Southington, CT 06489-1057
(860) 628-4751

Lincoln College of New England-Southington, which is very close to Southington, Connecticut, is in a rural setting and it offers one nutrition program. This very small school is a for-profit 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the second biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering nutrition.

2. The Yale-New Haven Hospital Dietetic Internship

20 York St EPB 806
New Haven, CT 6510
(203) 688-2410

The Yale-New Haven Hospital Dietetic Internship is located in the center of New Haven and YNHH offers one nutrition program. This school is a 4-year institution. In terms of programs, this school is the third biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering nutrition.

3. Saint Joseph College

1678 Asylum Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06117-2764
(860) 232-4571

Saint Joseph College, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in West Hartford, CT. This school offers two programs in nutrition. Of those, students are offered one degree at the bachelor's level in nutrition by this liberal arts college and one nutrition degree at the master's level. 2,326 students pursue degrees in 56 SJC programs, overall. This small school is the second biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering nutrition in terms of programs.

4. The University of Connecticut

University of Connecticut
Storrs, CT 6269
(860) 486-2000

The University of Connecticut offers five nutrition programs. Out of those, Uconn offers one certificate in nutrition to students, two degrees at the bachelor's level in nutrition, one nutrition degree at the master's level, and one doctorate level nutrition degree. It is in town of Storrs, Connecticut. Overall, 25,498 students seek degrees in 298 Uconn programs. In terms of programs, it is the biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering nutrition.

5. The University of New Haven

300 Boston Post Road
West Haven, CT 6516
(203) 932-7000

The University of New Haven offers two nutrition programs. More specifically, it offers one bachelor's level nutrition degree to students and one nutrition degree at the master's level. This school is located in the suburbs of West Haven, Connecticut. This medium-sized school ranks third in terms of enrollment in the state of Connecticut.

6. Gateway Community College

60 Sargent Dr
New Haven, CT 6511
(203) 285-2000

Gateway Community College, which is near the center of the city, is located in New Haven, CT. It offers two programs in nutrition. More specifically, it offers one nutrition certificate to students and one degree at the associate's level in nutrition. 7,328 students seek degrees in 66 programs at this community college, overall. This community college is the second largest institution in the state of Connecticut offering nutrition.

7. The University of Bridgeport

126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604-5620
(203) 576-4000

The University of Bridgeport is near the heart of downtown and UB offers one nutrition program. UB is a 4-year institution. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Connecticut offering nutrition.