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K-State ranked most affordable bachelor's in human nutrition and dietetics

Thursday, January 30, 2020

January 24, 2020 - Kansas State University has been ranked the most affordable bachelor's in human nutrition and dietetics for 2020 by Great Value Colleges. The school's online program was ranked the sixth most affordable online bachelor's in human nutrition and dietetics for 2020. The rankings were published on the organization's website in October.

The ranking of most affordable bachelor's in human nutrition and dietetics was created using the National Center for Education Statistics' College Navigator database, Payscale, the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, and each program's website. The top 24 schools were selected and ranked based on the following:
- Tuition
- Student-to-Faculty Ratio
- Return on Investment (ROI)
- Student Support Network
- Concentrations/Specializations
- Accreditation
- Campus Diversity Support Network
- "Wow" Factor
The online programs were ranked in order of net-price tuition.

Kansas State University opened as the state's land-grant college in 1863 and was the first public institution of higher learning in the state of Kansas. K-State is located in the city of Manhattan,
in the northeast region of the state. Students at K-State can choose from more than 250 undergraduate majors and more than 60 master's degree programs, including those in the fields of business, engineering, and education.

"Kansas State has a strong commitment to excellence, which is evident in rankings like these," says Richard Myers, K-State President. "We continue to be recognized for offering affordable, convenient, and quality programs like our bachelor's in nutrition and dietetics. Our outstanding faculty and staff continue to gain national and international acclaim for their teaching, research, scholarly activities, and service to students."

Kansas State University offers several flexible options for affordable bachelor's degrees in both human nutrition and dietetics. While K-State is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, this low-cost degree in dietetics is additionally accredited by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND). Read more about the program at the following link: https://www.hhs.k-state.edu/fndh/undergraduate/

Great Value Colleges is a premier website that assists students in finding the best degree, school, career options, and resources for a chosen degree and career. From program rankings to degree offerings by state, Great Value Colleges helps students get the best possible education for their money. The site addresses relevant topics, answers frequently asked questions, and offers tips and information related to the entire process. Read the full articles at the following link: https://www.greatvaluecolleges.net/rankings/bachelors-nutrition-dietetics/ https://www.greatvaluecolleges.net/rankings/online-bachelors-nutrition-dietetics/

This article was posted on Thursday, January 30, 2020, and is filed under College News, Food, Nutrition, Dietetics and Health.