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Department of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health

Career and Post Graduate Opportunities

What better way to get an idea of the types career and post graduate opportunities there are with a Nutritional Sciences degree than to look at what graduates have done with their degrees?

197 Nutritional Sciences graduates since the first degrees were awarded in 1988.

 95 (48.2%)  Medical School/Physician
 14   (7.1%)  Dental School/Dentist/Orthodontist
 12   (6.1%)  Nursing School/Nurses/Nurse Practitioners/Nurse Anesthetist
  9   (4.6%)  Business/Legal Occupations
  8   (4.1%)  Physician Assistants or in Physician Assistant School
  8   (4.1%)  Registered Dietitians, Nutritionists, or Completing Dietetic Internship
  8   (4.1%)  Other Health Care Occupations
  6   (3.0%)  Food Industry Occupations
  4   (2.0%)  Graduate Students
  4   (2.0%)  Physical Therapists
  4   (2.0%)  Optometry School/Optometrists
  3   (1.5%)  Teachers
  3   (1.5%)  Faculty Members in K-State Department of Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health
  2   (1.0%)  Extension Agent/Program Assistant
  2   (1.0%)  Research Assistants
  1   (0.5%)  Pharmacy School/Pharmacist
  1   (0.5%)  Chiropractic School/Chiropractor
  1   (0.5%)  Occupational Therapy School/Occupational Therapist
  1   (0.5%)  Audiologist
  1   (0.5%)  Pilates Instructor
  1   (0.5%)  Homemaker
  9   (4.6%)  Unknown