Dietitians and nutritionists are experts in the use of food and nutrition to promote health and manage disease. They advise people on what to eat in order to lead a healthy lifestyle or achieve a specific health-related goal.
- Education Requirements: bachelor’s degree
- Soft Skills: analytical skills, compassion and listening skills
- Average Annual Salary: $59,000
- 3 in state schools: National College of Natural Medicine (Portland, OR), Portland State University (Portland, OR), Central Oregon Community College (Bend, OR)
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