Nutrition Schools In Washington DC

Nutrition classes faculty can choose to work at one of 3 accredited nutrition schools in Washington DC. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nutrition in the state of Washington DC, which encompasses nutrition training at the following levels:


Schools

  1. American University

    4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20016-8001

    82 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. University of the District of Columbia

    4200 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20008

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Howard University

    2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20059-0001

    115 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. National Nutrition Employment

Washington DC 360
National 77,400

Approximately 0% of the country's nutrition professionals work in Washington DC state.

Employment Growth for Nutrition professionals In Washington DC

260 360 440 420 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Washington DC, nutrition is a growing field. 100 more nutrition professionals were working in Washington DC in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of nutrition has grown by 38% in Washington DC. This growth is faster than the national trend for nutrition professionals which shows a 2% increase in the number of nutrition professionals working around the nation.

Nutrition VS. All Professions salaries in Washington DC

$41,100 $39,735 $35,550 $47,690 $48,600
$54,015 $56,773 $59,398 $60,217 $61,344
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nutrition
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to nutrition professionals are growing in Washington DC. The mean salary for nutrition professionals in 2006 was $41,100 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $48,600 per year.

Salary percentiles for Nutrition professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile
$23,400
25th percentile
$27,070
50th percentile
$42,480
75th percentile
$68,930
90th percentile
$82,370

Thus, nutrition professionals' salaries grew by 15% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 252% pay differential between the highest paid nutrition professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of nutrition in Washington DC.

Average Salaries for Nutrition professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Nursing
$71,342
Nutrition
$48,600

Nutrition professionals in Washington DC earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Nutrition programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington DC

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total4

As the number of nutrition professionals is increasing in Washington DC state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited nutrition schools in Washington DC state is also increasing. In 2006 there were 11 nutrition graduates from nutrition courses in Washington DC and in 2010 there were 14 graduates.

There was an increase in the number of nutrition school degree or certificate graduates in Washington DC by 27%. 50% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in nutrition.

Nutrition Faculty Salaries in Washington DC

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