100 Best colleges for Nutrition and Food Science in the United States

Below is the list of best universities in the United States ranked based on their research performance in Nutrition and Food Science. A graph of 2.5M citations received by 57.3K academic papers made by 165 universities in the United States was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

For Nutrition and Food Science

#1 in the United States
#1 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1470
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,522

For Nutrition and Food Science

#2 in the United States
#2 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
74%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#3 in the United States
#3 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1330
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
70%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#4 in the United States
#6 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1360
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
58%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#5 in the United States
#8 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1350
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#6 in the United States
#10 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#7 in the United States
#11 in the World
Acceptance Rate
48%
Average SAT
1355
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
92%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#8 in the United States
#13 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
81%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#9 in the United States
#14 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Receiving Aid
88%
Average Aid
$8,453
Enrollment
20,854

For Nutrition and Food Science

#10 in the United States
#20 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
40,363
Founded
1855

For Nutrition and Food Science

#11 in the United States
#21 in the World
Acceptance Rate
68%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
84%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#12 in the United States
#22 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
61%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#13 in the United States
#27 in the World
Acceptance Rate
46%
Average SAT
1320
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
68%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#14 in the United States
#28 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
71%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#15 in the United States
#33 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1115
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
92%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#16 in the United States
#34 in the World
Acceptance Rate
31%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
91%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#17 in the United States
#40 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
88%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#18 in the United States
#41 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
93%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#19 in the United States
#51 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
90%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#20 in the United States
#54 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1185
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#21 in the United States
#59 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
66%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#22 in the United States
#68 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1270
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
66%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#23 in the United States
#71 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,037

For Nutrition and Food Science

#24 in the United States
#88 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
81%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#25 in the United States
#100 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
87%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#26 in the United States
#108 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#27 in the United States
#109 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Average SAT
1215
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#28 in the United States
#117 in the World
Acceptance Rate
89%
Average SAT
1150
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
95%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#29 in the United States
#119 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Average SAT
1136
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
95%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#30 in the United States
#120 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1327
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
56%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#31 in the United States
#122 in the World
Acceptance Rate
25%
Average SAT
1385
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
64%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#32 in the United States
#125 in the World
Acceptance Rate
78%
Average SAT
1222
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
91%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#33 in the United States
#128 in the World
Acceptance Rate
51%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
32
Receiving Aid
67%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#34 in the United States
#136 in the World
Acceptance Rate
96%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
95%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#35 in the United States
#148 in the World
Acceptance Rate
74%
Net Price
$25,641
Receiving Aid
100%
Average Aid
$34,057

For Nutrition and Food Science

#36 in the United States
#153 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$32,720

For Nutrition and Food Science

#37 in the United States
#159 in the World
Acceptance Rate
17%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
63%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#38 in the United States
#162 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
74%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#39 in the United States
#164 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Average SAT
1220
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#40 in the United States
#179 in the World
Acceptance Rate
62%
Average SAT
1300
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
89%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#41 in the United States
#185 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1135
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
92%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#42 in the United States
#215 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1280
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
77%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#43 in the United States
#226 in the World
Acceptance Rate
26%
Average SAT
1430
Average ACT
33
Receiving Aid
66%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#44 in the United States
#230 in the World
Acceptance Rate
74%
Average SAT
1105
Average ACT
23
Receiving Aid
99%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#45 in the United States
#231 in the World
Acceptance Rate
14%
Receiving Aid
73%
Average Aid
$15,461
Enrollment
44,589

For Nutrition and Food Science

#46 in the United States
#237 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1240
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
89%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#47 in the United States
#240 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#48 in the United States
#296 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$25,241

For Nutrition and Food Science

#49 in the United States
#308 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1545
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,998

For Nutrition and Food Science

#50 in the United States
#337 in the World
Acceptance Rate
11%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$19,215

For Nutrition and Food Science

#51 in the United States
#370 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Average SAT
1155
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
86%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#52 in the United States
#371 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1130
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
95%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#53 in the United States
#377 in the World
Acceptance Rate
69%
Average SAT
1100
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
98%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#54 in the United States
#425 in the World
Acceptance Rate
8%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$26,932

For Nutrition and Food Science

#55 in the United States
#427 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$22,126

For Nutrition and Food Science

#56 in the United States
#431 in the World
Acceptance Rate
71%
Average SAT
1255
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
96%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#57 in the United States
#438 in the World
Acceptance Rate
56%
Average SAT
1250
Average ACT
28
Net Price
$36,244

For Nutrition and Food Science

#58 in the United States
#442 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1205
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
92%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#59 in the United States
#443 in the World
Acceptance Rate
92%
Average SAT
1055
Average ACT
24
Receiving Aid
97%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#60 in the United States
#446 in the World
Acceptance Rate
3%
Enrollment
1,607
Male:Female
43:57
Founded
1900

For Nutrition and Food Science

#61 in the United States
#448 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$17,511

For Nutrition and Food Science

#62 in the United States
#454 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Average SAT
1045
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
96%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#63 in the United States
#455 in the World
Acceptance Rate
16%
Average SAT
1520
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$27,233

For Nutrition and Food Science

#64 in the United States
#457 in the World
Acceptance Rate
88%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
94%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#65 in the United States
#468 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1285
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
96%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#66 in the United States
#481 in the World
Net Price
$34,201
Receiving Aid
94%
Average Aid
$6,955
Enrollment
1,551

For Nutrition and Food Science

#67 in the United States
#484 in the World
Acceptance Rate
92%
Receiving Aid
99%
Average Aid
$10,842
Enrollment
11,741

For Nutrition and Food Science

#68 in the United States
#499 in the World
Acceptance Rate
9%
Average SAT
1515
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$24,167

For Nutrition and Food Science

#69 in the United States
#504 in the World
Acceptance Rate
84%
Average SAT
1210
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
87%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#70 in the United States
#519 in the World
Acceptance Rate
37%
Average SAT
1375
Average ACT
31
Receiving Aid
60%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#71 in the United States
#529 in the World
Acceptance Rate
32%
Average SAT
1340
Average ACT
30
Receiving Aid
66%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#72 in the United States
#532 in the World
Acceptance Rate
66%
Average SAT
1180
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
91%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#73 in the United States
#541 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
1,298
Male:Female
42:58
Founded
1963

For Nutrition and Food Science

#74 in the United States
#546 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1200
Average ACT
27
Receiving Aid
85%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#75 in the United States
#548 in the World
Acceptance Rate
73%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
85%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#76 in the United States
#555 in the World
Enrollment
2,299
Male:Female
47:53
Founded
1943

For Nutrition and Food Science

#77 in the United States
#557 in the World
Acceptance Rate
54%
Average SAT
1285
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$37,284

For Nutrition and Food Science

#78 in the United States
#575 in the World
Acceptance Rate
94%
Average SAT
1140
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
95%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#79 in the United States
#577 in the World
Acceptance Rate
6%
Average SAT
1510
Average ACT
34
Net Price
$18,685

For Nutrition and Food Science

#80 in the United States
#590 in the World
Acceptance Rate
63%
Average SAT
1050
Average ACT
20
Receiving Aid
99%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#81 in the United States
#604 in the World
Acceptance Rate
80%
Average SAT
1235
Average ACT
28
Receiving Aid
80%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#82 in the United States
#617 in the World
Acceptance Rate
19%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$25,672

For Nutrition and Food Science

#83 in the United States
#620 in the World
Acceptance Rate
82%
Net Price
$36,228
Receiving Aid
98%
Average Aid
$29,725

For Nutrition and Food Science

#84 in the United States
#630 in the World
Enrollment
4,468
Male:Female
34:66
Founded
1905

For Nutrition and Food Science

#85 in the United States
#633 in the World
Acceptance Rate
35%
Average SAT
1420
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$36,254

For Nutrition and Food Science

#86 in the United States
#634 in the World
Acceptance Rate
81%
Average SAT
1209
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
96%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#87 in the United States
#638 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1175
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
98%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#88 in the United States
#646 in the World
Acceptance Rate
38%
Average SAT
1315
Average ACT
29
Receiving Aid
64%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#89 in the United States
#654 in the World
Acceptance Rate
20%
Average SAT
1405
Average ACT
32
Net Price
$29,154

For Nutrition and Food Science

#90 in the United States
#655 in the World
Acceptance Rate
61%
Average SAT
1295
Average ACT
29
Net Price
$28,161

For Nutrition and Food Science

#91 in the United States
#656 in the World
Acceptance Rate
65%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
25
Receiving Aid
98%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#92 in the United States
#659 in the World
Acceptance Rate
76%
Average SAT
1225
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
93%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#93 in the United States
#666 in the World
Acceptance Rate
91%
Average SAT
1195
Average ACT
26
Receiving Aid
85%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#94 in the United States
#676 in the World
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
7,137
Male:Female
26:74
Founded
1807

For Nutrition and Food Science

#95 in the United States
#677 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Average SAT
1495
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$20,023

For Nutrition and Food Science

#96 in the United States
#678 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
3,035
Male:Female
32:68
Founded
1887

For Nutrition and Food Science

#97 in the United States
#681 in the World
Acceptance Rate
21%
Average SAT
1455
Average ACT
33
Net Price
$45,417

For Nutrition and Food Science

#98 in the United States
#686 in the World
Acceptance Rate
67%
Average SAT
1160
Average ACT
22
Receiving Aid
91%

For Nutrition and Food Science

#99 in the United States
#696 in the World
Acceptance Rate
18%
Enrollment
3,201
Male:Female
36:64
Founded
1864

For Nutrition and Food Science

#100 in the United States
#738 in the World
Acceptance Rate
7%
Average SAT
1535
Average ACT
35
Net Price
$36,584

The best cities to study Nutrition and Food Science in the United States based on the number of universities and their ranks are Ithaca, Davis, Champaign, and Madison.