If you’re passionate about nutrition and get the drive to help others live healthier lives, you can make a great career out of this.
Major companies are realizing the importance of proper nutrition among their employees, and more and more corporations are hiring nutritionist, wellness coaches and health promoters to help inculcate healthy lifestyles. Large food companies also rely on nutritionist to develop healthy recipes and educate consumers about their products.
Corporate nutritionists and health coaches are employed by companies all around the world to spread wellness to consumers and employees alike. Kaiser Permanente, for example, provides its 175,000+ employees with healthy recipes and offers more than 50 in-house farmer’s markets across its facilities. Whole Food Market offers free, week-long Total Health Immersion programs to its employees. The highest annual wage for the of dietitians and nutritionists in the United States is about $80,000.
Food and Nutrition Management
Hospitals, long-term care, businesses, schools
Work with chefs or at spas
Consult regarding healthy choices on menu
Consultant / Private Practice
Private practice consultation to hospitals and long-term care facilities on hourly or "job" basis
Client counseling for weight management, eating disorders, sports nutrition, diabetes management, etc. from either physician referrals and/or advertisements
Write cookbooks, educational programs, or articles for local newspapers or specialty magazines
Consult at health clubs / spas as a personal trainer-nutritionist
Food and Nutrition Management - Become a leader in the foodservice industry
This three years Dual Bachelor Degree in Culinary Arts at Culinary Arts Academy Switzerland will build on your culinary/hospitality skills, and give you the knowledge and real-life experience you’ll need to succeed in the lucrative healthcare food services sector.