dcsimg
Google Site Search
Nutritionist Schools By State

Nutritionist and Dietitian Programs in Oregon

Becoming a licensed dietitian in the state of Oregon may not be as troublesome as you might have thought. This page can help you find tips on nutritionist and dietitian programs in Oregon and the state's licensure requirements, as well as salary and career outlook.

Campus-Based vs. Online Nutritionist Education in Oregon

Nutritionist schools in Oregon may require students to take subject-specific classes such as food science, nutrition, chemistry and anatomy, as well as courses in management and communication. Prerequisite requirements for the programs may include courses in the sciences and math, along with English.

Oregon Nutritionist Salary and Employment Outlook

As of May 2012, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that dietitians and nutritionists in Oregon experienced an employment rise of 6.4 percent (BLS.gov/oes, 2013). Also according to May 2012 data from the BLS, the annual mean wage in Oregon for dietitians and nutritionists was $60,270, with a mean hourly wage of $28.97 and 480 licensed dietitians employed in the state (BLS.gov/oes, 2013).

Nutritionist Salary in Oregon By City
2012 Annual Mean Wage
Portland
$61,480
Eugene
$54,220
Salem
$61,270

Oregon Nutritionist and Registered Dietitian Requirements

Oregon requires all dietitians to become licensed with the Oregon Board of Licensed Dietitians. More information, including education and training requirements for dietitians and nutritionists, can be found by visiting the board's How to Get Licensed page.

Dietitians can do much more than simply suggest vitamin supplements: They are professionals who may serve as health educators, providing valuable nutritional information to schools and businesses.

Sources:

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-13 Edition, Dietitians and Nutritionists, July 18, 2012,
Dietitians and Nutritionists, March 29, 2013, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2012,
Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, May 2012 State Occupational Employment and Wage Estimates: Oregon, March 29, 2013,
Commission on Dietetic Registration, Laws that Regulate Dietitians/Nutritionists,
Oregon.gov, Board of Licensed Dietitians, "How to Get Licensed,"

Nutritionist Schools in Oregon

Refine School Matches
Hide filters
  • SUBJECT Clear All

    See More

  • DEGREE

    See More

  • PROGRAM TYPE

  • START TIME

    LOCATION
    Please enter valid US or Canada Zip.
            Results open in new window

            Showing schools in your area

            Matching School Ads
            BS in Nutrition
            Good for Working Adults

            WELCOME TO KAPLAN UNIVERSITY

            Online Education That Fits Your Life

            For 80 years, we’ve been preparing students for career success. We’ve led the wayso that our students can too.

            Globally Renowned Purdue to Acquire Kaplan University

            Purdue University, one of the nation's most respected universities, will acquire Kaplan University and create a new, nonprofit, public institution within the Purdue system. Pending regulatory approvals, this exciting transition is expected to take place later this year. This change will be seamless—during the transition, you will still be able to enroll at Kaplan University, earn a high-quality education, and meet your educational and career goals.

            • Online Courses
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            BS in Nutrition

            Building on Purdue's mission to provide greater access to affordable, world-class education, Purdue University Globaldelivers a fully personalized online experience that's tailored to working adults. By opening the doors to adults who need flexibility to fit learning into their busy lives, we make it possible to achieve a high-quality education from a prestigious university system—completely online.

            • Online Courses
            MS Sport Management
            • SNHU has been relentlessly reinventing quality higher education since 1932
            • Regionally accredited by the NEASC with many more programmatic accreditations
            • Offers several types of need & non-need based grants to qualifying students
            • Robust online programs offered for bachelor’s & master’s degrees & more
            • SNHU is ranked among Washington Monthly's "Best Colleges for Adult Learners"
            Show more [+]
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Flexible Scheduling
            • Accelerated Programs
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            Sport Management Studies - Wellness and Fitness (Bachelor of Science) - Online
            • For the 12th consecutive year, Cal U was named one for the best schools in the Northeast by The Princeton Review 
            • Recognized by the U.S. News and World Report for: Best Online Programs, Bachelor’s 2017, Best Online Programs, Grad Education 2017 and Best Online Programs, Bachelor’s for Veterans 2017
            • Quality Online courses at Cal U have the same objectives, content and learning outcomes as campus-based programs and are taught by the same expert professors.
            • Offers private school amenities at a public school cost. Student-to-teacher ratio of 20:1
            • CAL U online programs complete an annual assessment of student learning to ensure outcomes are focused on your success in career entry, advancement or enhancement!
            Show more [+]
            • Accredited
            • Online Courses
            • Accelerated Programs
            • Financial Aid
            • Transferable Credits
            • Looking for an Online Healthcare Degree Program That May Improve Your Career Options?
            • EarnMyDegree.com Can Help You Match Your Educational Goals With Your Desired Career.
            • Whether You Are Looking to Earn a Degree Online, or Study at a Nearby Campus, This Is The Place to Connect With a College That May Be Ideal for You.
            • Browse Through Our List Of Online Colleges and Traditional Schools to Determine Potential Places to Earn a Degree NOW!
            • Online Courses
            ×
            We have made updates to our Privacy PolicyPrivacy Policy to reflect the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation.