Careers & Alumni

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What's next after I graduate? Click here to read about what Nutrition Program alumni are doing after graduation.

What are some career options for Nutrition Program  graduates?

Nutritional Sciences Program graduates are well prepared for technically-oriented jobs in:

  • laboratories of medicine,
  • biotechnology,
  • animal care.

Many also pursue further study in graduate, medical or dental school.

dietetic internsDietetics Curriculum students, who complete a post-graduate dietetic internship and
pass the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics' examination to become a registered dietitian, are eligible for jobs in:

  • hospitals and nursing care facilities.
  • outpatient centers and health practitioner offices.
  • state and local government agencies.
  • food service industries.
  • own their own businesses.
  • consulting to hospitals and care facilities, or dietary counseling to individuals.

Nutrition and Wellness graduates, who specialize in nutrition and wellness, are eligible for jobs in:

  • schools and fitness centers,
  • nonprofit organizations,
  • community agencies
  • wellness promotion,
  • nutrition education.