Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General

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#1

#1 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Blacksburg, VA

Overall, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

57%

Annual Degrees Awarded

252

SAT Score

1,250–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$19,301

Median Starting Salary

$52,895

#2

#2 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Lincoln, NE

the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

163

SAT Score

1,110–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$16,805

Median Starting Salary

$52,054

#3

#3 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus
Stillwater, OK

Oklahoma State University-Main Campus is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

83

SAT Score

1,040–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$16,718

Median Starting Salary

$48,241

#4

#4 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Framingham State University
Framingham, MA

Generally, Framingham State University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

87%

Annual Degrees Awarded

40

SAT Score

1,010–1,200

Est. Net Price *

$17,715

Median Starting Salary

$51,732

#5

#5 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Wayne State University
Detroit, MI

In general, Wayne State University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

64

SAT Score

1,050–1,270

Est. Net Price *

$15,347

Median Starting Salary

$46,570

#6

#6 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Johnson & Wales University-Providence
Providence, RI

Johnson & Wales University-Providence is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

36

SAT Score

970–1,220

Est. Net Price *

$32,801

Median Starting Salary

$49,969

#7

#7 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Chapel Hill, NC

the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

17%

Annual Degrees Awarded

38

SAT Score

1,370–1,520

Est. Net Price *

$10,614

Median Starting Salary

$48,294

#8

#8 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Saint Joseph
West Hartford, CT

In general, the University of Saint Joseph is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

75%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

1,070–1,280

Est. Net Price *

$25,860

Median Starting Salary

$50,210

#9

#9 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Texas State University
San Marcos, TX

Texas State University is a non selective school. They receive about 28,900 applications every admission...

Acceptance Rate

88%

Annual Degrees Awarded

78

SAT Score

990–1,190

Est. Net Price *

$14,120

Median Starting Salary

$49,287

#10

#10 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Arkansas
Fayetteville, AR

the University of Arkansas is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

50

SAT Score

1,070–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$16,208

Median Starting Salary

$50,545

#11

#11 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Bluffton University
Bluffton, OH

Overall, Bluffton University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

850–1,010

Est. Net Price *

$21,247

Median Starting Salary

$53,541

#12

#12 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

the University of Kentucky is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

95%

Annual Degrees Awarded

35

SAT Score

1,080–1,310

Est. Net Price *

$18,693

Median Starting Salary

$50,479

#13

#13 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

New York University
New York, NY

Generally, New York University is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

12%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,470–1,570

Est. Net Price *

$29,499

Median Starting Salary

$46,749

#14

#14 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX

Overall, The University of Texas at Austin is a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

31%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

1,240–1,490

Est. Net Price *

$17,434

Median Starting Salary

$46,816

#15

#15 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

890–1,120

Est. Net Price *

$29,238

Median Starting Salary

$50,381

#16

#16 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Lincoln University
Jefferson City, MO

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

23

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$11,199

Median Starting Salary

$47,669

#17

#17 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Middle Tennessee State University
Murfreesboro, TN

Middle Tennessee State University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

37

SAT Score

1,020–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$13,062

Median Starting Salary

$48,121

#18

#18 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Oregon State University
Corvallis, OR

Oregon State University is a somewhat selective school. The institution receives about 26,000 applications...

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

38

SAT Score

1,110–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$21,163

Median Starting Salary

$47,346

#19

#19 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Delaware
Newark, DE

Overall, the University of Delaware is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

1,200–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$18,044

Median Starting Salary

$57,222

#20

#20 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

James Madison University
Harrisonburg, VA

James Madison University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

78%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,140–1,330

Est. Net Price *

$18,274

Median Starting Salary

$55,789

#21

#21 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Syracuse University
Syracuse, NY

Syracuse University is a fairly selective school. They receive roughly 41,000 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

52%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,280–1,430

Est. Net Price *

$43,651

Median Starting Salary

$52,387

#22

#22 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Idaho
Moscow, ID

In general, the University of Idaho is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

20

SAT Score

1,000–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$14,954

Median Starting Salary

$48,980

#23

#23 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Andrews University
Berrien Springs, MI

Andrews University is a non selective school. The institution receives roughly 1,200 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,080–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$24,194

Median Starting Salary

$50,615

#24

#24 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Samford University
Birmingham, AL

Samford University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

83%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

1,130–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$31,803

Median Starting Salary

$55,316

#25

#25 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Benedictine University
Lisle, IL

In general, Benedictine University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

12

SAT Score

1,030–1,300

Est. Net Price *

$25,658

Median Starting Salary

$50,114

#26

#26 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Morgan State University
Baltimore, MD

Morgan State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

16

SAT Score

890–1,070

Est. Net Price *

$13,956

Median Starting Salary

$48,693

#27

#27 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Montana State University
Bozeman, MT

Montana State University is a fairly selective school. The institution receives approximately 28,800...

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

23

SAT Score

1,060–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$17,250

Median Starting Salary

$49,458

#28

#28 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Arizona State University Campus Immersion
Tempe, AZ

Arizona State University Campus Immersion is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

26

SAT Score

1,090–1,320

Est. Net Price *

$14,808

Median Starting Salary

$45,390

#29

#29 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Simmons University
Boston, MA

Simmons University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

76%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,230–1,400

Est. Net Price *

$24,423

Median Starting Salary

$51,031

#30

#30 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus
Indiana, PA

In general, Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

18

SAT Score

940–1,160

Est. Net Price *

$20,205

Median Starting Salary

$51,950

#31

#31 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Missouri-Columbia
Columbia, MO

the University of Missouri-Columbia is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

79%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,140–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$19,889

Median Starting Salary

$52,866

#32

#32 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Rochester Institute of Technology
Rochester, NY

Generally, Rochester Institute of Technology is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

67%

Annual Degrees Awarded

7

SAT Score

1,290–1,460

Est. Net Price *

$39,600

Median Starting Salary

$49,493

#33

#33 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Point Loma Nazarene University
San Diego, CA

Overall, Point Loma Nazarene University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

82%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

1,150–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$34,933

Median Starting Salary

$50,303

#34

#34 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

SUNY Oneonta
Oneonta, NY

SUNY Oneonta is a fairly selective school. The school receives about 9,900 applications every admission...

Acceptance Rate

73%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

1,100–1,260

Est. Net Price *

$18,129

Median Starting Salary

$55,240

#35

#35 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Lipscomb University
Nashville, TN

Lipscomb University is a fairly selective school. They receive about 3,700 applications every admission...

Acceptance Rate

71%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,140–1,360

Est. Net Price *

$27,937

Median Starting Salary

$48,950

#36

#36 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

CUNY Hunter College
New York, NY

CUNY Hunter College is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

48%

Annual Degrees Awarded

21

SAT Score

1,180–1,350

Est. Net Price *

$4,848

Median Starting Salary

$44,594

#37

#37 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

The New School
New York, NY

The New School is a fairly selective school. They receive roughly 9,520 applications each year.

Acceptance Rate

57%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

1,170–1,370

Est. Net Price *

$55,480

Median Starting Salary

$48,343

#38

#38 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Alcorn State University
Alcorn State, MS

In general, Alcorn State University is known for being a extremely selective school.

Acceptance Rate

30%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

860–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$14,864

Median Starting Salary

$47,334

#39

#39 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

North Carolina A & T State University
Greensboro, NC

North Carolina A & T State University is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

56%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

950–1,140

Est. Net Price *

$9,189

Median Starting Salary

$48,513

#40

#40 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Texas Woman's University
Denton, TX

In general, Texas Woman's University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

17

SAT Score

930–1,140

Est. Net Price *

$11,682

Median Starting Salary

$48,414

#41

#41 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Bridgewater College
Bridgewater, VA

Bridgewater College is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,030–1,240

Est. Net Price *

$19,332

Median Starting Salary

$53,912

#42

#42 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Eastern Kentucky University
Richmond, KY

Eastern Kentucky University is a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

10

SAT Score

930–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$10,806

Median Starting Salary

$49,196

#43

#43 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

University of New Mexico-Main Campus
Albuquerque, NM

the University of New Mexico-Main Campus is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

96%

Annual Degrees Awarded

14

SAT Score

970–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$10,633

Median Starting Salary

$46,705

#44

#44 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Long Island University
Brookville, NY

In general, Long Island University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

1,110–1,340

Est. Net Price *

$25,802

Median Starting Salary

$46,644

#45

#45 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

South Carolina State University
Orangeburg, SC

South Carolina State University is known for being a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

84%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

830–1,030

Est. Net Price *

$17,435

Median Starting Salary

$48,984

#46

#46 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

University of Central Arkansas
Conway, AR

the University of Central Arkansas is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

91%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

1,010–1,210

Est. Net Price *

$15,456

Median Starting Salary

$47,800

#47

#47 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX

Overall, Sam Houston State University is a somewhat selective school.

Acceptance Rate

85%

Annual Degrees Awarded

11

SAT Score

970–1,150

Est. Net Price *

$13,632

Median Starting Salary

$49,240

#48

#48 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Stephen F Austin State University
Nacogdoches, TX

Stephen F Austin State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

90%

Annual Degrees Awarded

8

SAT Score

970–1,170

Est. Net Price *

$13,858

Median Starting Salary

$49,931

#49

#49 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, GA

Georgia Southern University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

89%

Annual Degrees Awarded

13

SAT Score

980–1,150

Est. Net Price *

$15,352

Median Starting Salary

$50,044

#50

#50 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Radford University
Radford, VA

Radford University is a non selective school. The school receives roughly 11,400 applications annually.

Acceptance Rate

93%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

970–1,160

Est. Net Price *

$17,105

Median Starting Salary

$52,284

#51

#51 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Delaware State University
Dover, DE

Generally, Delaware State University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

55%

Annual Degrees Awarded

3

SAT Score

850–1,070

Est. Net Price *

$11,886

Median Starting Salary

$51,153

#52

#52 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Utah State University
Logan, UT

Utah State University is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

94%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

1,050–1,290

Est. Net Price *

$14,577

Median Starting Salary

$48,416

#53

#53 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale
Carbondale, IL

Southern Illinois University-Carbondale is known for being a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

930–1,180

Est. Net Price *

$16,990

Median Starting Salary

$48,176

#54

#54 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Madonna University
Livonia, MI

Madonna University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

65%

Annual Degrees Awarded

2

SAT Score

920–1,150

Est. Net Price *

$18,344

Median Starting Salary

$48,684

#55

#55 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Waldorf University
Forest City, IA

Waldorf University is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

74%

Annual Degrees Awarded

6

SAT Score

930–1,090

Est. Net Price *

$18,620

Median Starting Salary

$50,357

#56

#56 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN

In general, Indiana State University is a non selective school.

Acceptance Rate

92%

Annual Degrees Awarded

4

SAT Score

910–1,130

Est. Net Price *

$12,688

Median Starting Salary

$49,716

#57

#57 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Universidad Ana G. Mendez-Carolina Campus
Carolina, PR

Overall, Universidad Ana G- Mendez-Carolina Campus is known for being a highly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

44%

Annual Degrees Awarded

5

SAT Score

710–950

Est. Net Price *

$6,942

Median Starting Salary

$45,007

#58

#58 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Arizona State University Digital Immersion
Scottsdale, AZ

Arizona State University Digital Immersion is known for being a fairly selective school.

Acceptance Rate

64%

Annual Degrees Awarded

89

SAT Score

860–1,020

Est. Net Price *

$0

Median Starting Salary

$48,867

#59

#59 Best College for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General in the U.S.

Parker University
Dallas, TX

Acceptance Rate

--

Annual Degrees Awarded

1

SAT Score

--

Est. Net Price *

$24,116

Median Starting Salary

$50,357

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About Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General

A general program that focuses on the role of foods and nutrition in human health and wellness. Includes instruction in nutritional care and education, the planning and provision of food services, the development of consumable food products, life-span nutrition and wellness, the principles of nutritional assessment, and food safety and food composition.

Students studying Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General can earn up to a Post masters certificate. On average, 23% percent of men and 77% percent of women make up the degrees awarded across all college campuses. Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General is has the largest number of granted degrees in Virginia. The Median Starting Salary for a graduate with a bachelor's degree in Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General is $40,900.

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Careers

Majoring in Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General, your experience is applicable to different careers. Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General majors go on to pursue jobs including Dietitians and Nutritionists and Dietetic Technicians which are in high demand. Some of the jobs with the highest salary for Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General majors include Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers, Postsecondary, Dietitians and Nutritionists and Dietetic Technicians.

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Student Demographics

Total Students
1,418
Female Students
1,086 (76%)
Male Students
332 (23%)

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