Career Opportunities

 Two nutrition students showing their finished recipe  Two nutrition students showing their finished recipe
 Lydia Ballenger's nutrition class  Lydia Ballenger's nutrition class
group of students cooking
 Gretchen Matuszak interacting with students in her class

Education and Wellness

  • Health Professional School and Culinary School
  • Write for State Board of Education, Dairy Council, Cooperative Extension
  • Worksite Wellness—Fitness and Other Health Promotion to Employees
  • Manage or Assist with Clinical Protocols, Interventions, or Clinical Trials

Media & Communications

  • Public Relations Firms
  • Radio, TV, Newspapers, and Magazines 
  • Write for the Local or National Media

Public Health Programs

  • Public Health Department Agencies
  • Cooperative Extension
  • Congregate Meals program

International Nutrition Programs

  • Peace Corps
  • CARE, Food for the Hungry, or World Relief
  • United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization
  • US AID 
  • Multi-national Corporation
  • Consulting and Research Collaboration

Food Service/Food Industry

  • Food such as Kellogg’s or Nestle
  • Information Technology 
  • Nutrition Companies 
  • Pharmaceutical 
  • Food Service Equipment 
  • Food Service Contract Management 
  • Food Service Vendors 
  • Medical Equipment 

Government and Public Policy

  • Government Agency
  • Supplement Labels
  • Regulatory
  • Lobbyist in Government