# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Nutritional Counselor

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Nutritional Counselor

Work under contract with health care facilities or in private practice. Perform nutrition screenings for clients and offer advice on diet-related concerns such as weight loss and cholesterol reduction. May work for wellness programs, sports teams, supermarkets, and other nutrition-related businesses. May consult with food service managers, providing expertise in sanitation, safety procedures, menu development, budgeting, and planning.

    Postsecondary Preparations

  • Master's degree
  • State license