Dietitian

Dietitians and nutritionists, they are desperate to point out, are not the so-called food police -- they eat cake like we do -- and they are not only focused on body weight. Also, they aren’t all cooks. Being a dietitian, in fact, is much more science than art. Let's start to understand why.

Dietitian Salary Comparison

$57K
Dietitians and Nutritionists
$43K
Health Educators and Community Health Workers
$67K
Registered Nurses

4 Steps to Become Registered

  • Graduate
  • Intern
  • Test-prep
  • Loose Ends

What separates a great dietitian from an average one?

"Having an open mind to a different way of eating is also important. No two people are the same, so no one way of eating works for everyone."

Emily Cooper

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