Nutrition Schools In Florida

Nutrition classes faculty can choose to work at one of 14 accredited nutrition schools in Florida. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nutrition in the state of Florida, which encompasses nutrition training at the following levels:

  • Nutrition Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nutrition
  • Bachelors degree in Nutrition
  • Masters degree in Nutrition
  • PhD degree in Nutrition


Schools

  1. Brevard Community College

    1519 Clearlake Rd, Cocoa, Florida 32922

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  2. Florida State College at Jacksonville

    501 W State St, Jacksonville, Florida 32202

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  3. Florida International University

    11200 S. W. 8 Street, Miami, Florida 33199

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  4. Florida State University

    222 S. Copeland Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1037

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. University of Florida

    355 Tigert Hall, Gainesville, Florida 32611-3115

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Hillsborough Community College

    39 Columbia Drive, Tampa, Florida 33606-3584

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  7. Lindsey Hopkins Technical Education Center

    750 NW 20 Street, Miami, Florida 33127

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  8. Miami Dade College

    300 NE 2nd Ave., Miami, Florida 33132-2297

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  9. Pensacola State College

    1000 College Blvd, Pensacola, Florida 32504-8998

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  10. First Coast Technical College

    2980 Collins Ave, Saint Augustine, Florida 32084-1919

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  11. Pinellas Technical Education Center

    901 34th St S, Saint Petersburg, Florida 33711-2209

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  12. Sarasota County Technical Institute

    4748 Beneva Rd, Sarasota, Florida 34233-1798

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  13. South Florida Community College

    600 W College Dr, Avon Park, Florida 33825-9356

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  14. Johnson & Wales University-Florida Campus

    1701 NE 127th St, North Miami, Florida 33181

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Florida Vs. National Nutrition Employment

Florida 3,630
National 77,400

Of all of the nutrition professionals in the country, nearly 5% are in the state of Florida.

Employment Growth for Nutrition professionals In Florida

3,040 3,260 2,930 3,660 3,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Nutrition is a growing field in Florida. 590 more nutrition professionals were working in Florida in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of nutrition has grown by 19% in Florida. This growth is faster than the change in the number of nutrition professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of nutrition professionals has grown by 2% from 2006 to 2010.

Nutrition VS. All Professions salaries in Florida

$37,720 $38,635 $40,615 $42,265 $43,400
$43,191 $44,171 $45,158 $47,627 $48,473
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nutrition
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to nutrition professionals are growing in Florida. Nutrition professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $37,720 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $43,400 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Nutrition professionals in Florida

10th percentile
$26,470
25th percentile
$32,920
50th percentile
$40,420
75th percentile
$49,385
90th percentile
$61,400

Thus, there was a 13% growth in nutrition professionals' salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Florida state, within the field of nutrition, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid nutrition professionals earn 132% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Nutrition professionals and related professions in Florida

Nursing
$58,366
Nutrition
$43,400

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

Educational Trends

Nutrition programs available for each degree type for all schools in Florida

associate
4
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
6
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As the number of nutrition professionals is increasing in Florida state, the number of students graduating from the 14 accredited nutrition schools in Florida state is decreasing. In 2006, 300 students graduated from nutrition courses in Florida. And in 2010, 255 students graduated.

There was a decrease in the number of nutrition school degree or certificate graduates in Florida by 15%. Most of these graduates, or 35%, earned a undergraduate certificate in nutrition.

Nutrition Faculty Salaries in Florida

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