Employment opportunities for Nutritionists and Dietitians are projected to grow at a staggering 20% in California by 2020. And with prevailing treatment philosophies trending more toward preventative healthcare, opportunities and paychecks will continue to expand as well!
Saddleback College Nutrition students learn all the skills necessary to acquire a community-boosting career in nutrition.
$31,600 - $142,500
Visit the Transfer Center Website
to discover your options.
Community Health Worker
Food Service Manager
Yes! Nutrition program graduates are living well. Here are a few of the many careers and their average salaries.
Dietitian / Nutritionist - $75,830
Community Health Worker - $45,270
Food Service Manager - $52,830
Supervisor, Food Preparation - $32,590
Health Educator - $56,450
Dietetic Technician - $31,600
Food Scientist / Technologist (w/ further education) - $64,200
Health Specialties Teacher (w/ further education) - $142,500
Saddleback College’s Nutrition department offers an associate degree and a certificate of achievement.
For more information about these programs, you can also visit the main Saddleback website’s Nutrition page.
Schreiber Foods * Equinox Sports Club Orange County * Healthcare Services Group * Compass Group * Gold's Gym * Life Time * Herbalife * Metagenics * Providence Health & Services * Adventist Health White Memorial * UCLA Health * And Many More! *
Saddleback College is proud to be Orange County’s premier provider of low-cost career education. See the 2019 Cost of Education Statement for the most recent information on cost of attendance.
For financial aid, visit the Student Financial Assistance & Scholarship Office online, for details on financial assistance sources, including grants, loans, scholarships, work-study opportunities, and more!