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Career Plannng: "What Can I Do With A Major In...?"


What Can I Do With a Major In Food and Nutrition?


BulletStudents with a degree in Food and Nutrition could pursue a variety of career opportunities. Any career reflective of their skills, interests, values, personal style, etc., could be attainable with good self-marketing skills. Some career opportunities will require advanced study.


BulletFood Service Manager

BulletNutrition Consultant

BulletRestaurant Manager

BulletFood Stylist

BulletFood Scientist/Technologist

BulletTest Kitchen Specialist

BulletMenu Planner

BulletQuality Assurance Specialist


BulletCustomer Relations Representative

BulletFood Program Specialist (WIC)

BulletPeace Corps/VISTA Worker

BulletNutrition Journalist

BulletPublic Health Administrator

BulletAthletic Counselor

BulletFood Distributor

BulletWeight Reduction Specialist

BulletProduct/Recipe Development Consultant

BulletFood and Drug Inspector

BulletPharmaceutical Sales Representative

BulletCommunity Nutritionist

BulletCookbook & Magazine Editor

BulletEquipment Specialist

BulletBrewery Process Supervisor

BulletHospital Dietitian



To learn more about these careers, visit the Occupational Outlook Handbook (OOH). The OOH can show you training and education needed, earnings, expected job prospects, what workers do on the job, working conditions, and more...


Related food and nutrition links:

Institute of Food Technologists


National Center for Food Safety and Technology


American Council on Science and Health


American Dietetic Association


American Society for Clinical Nutrition

Bullet"What Can I Do With A Major In...?" Bullet Personality & Careers Bullet



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