Would you like to work in the field of nutrition or health coaching? Here are some of my favorite schools and programs where you can study and get nutrition credentials or degrees.

There are a few different programs or accreditation programs one can pursue including these listed below which generally take 1-4 years of study depending on if you are part time or full time. At the bottom of the page, there are some specialization program options for existing practitioners.

Nutritional Therapy Association
Offering programs for becoming a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner (NTP) or Nutritional Therapy Consultant (NTC)

Functional Medicine Certified Health Coach
In collaboration with the Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM)

Nutritional Therapy Association - Foundational Holistic Nutrition
Nutritional Therapy Practitioner (NTP)

Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Practitioner (FDN)
Certification Course founded by Reed Davis: http://www.fdntraining.com/

Nutrition Therapy Institute
Nutrition Therapy Practitioner (NTP) and Master Nutrition Therapist (MTP) 

Hawthorn University
Offering several degree and certification programs in the health and nutrition field including: Master of Science in Holistic Nutrition (MSHN), Nutrition Consultant Certificate (NC), Doctor of Science in Holistic Nutrition (DSC) and Master of Science in Traditional Nutrition (MSTN)

Institute for Integrative Nutrition
Certified Health Coach (CHC)

Institute for Transformational Nutrition

Trinity School of Natural Health
(aka. National Association of Certified Natural Health Professionals)
Certified Natural Health Professional (CNHP), Certified Holistic Health Practitioner (CHHP)

Offered to existing licensed or certified health practitioners or coaches to further their education

BioIndividual Nutrition Institute
Founded by Julie Matthews, NC - http://bioindividualnutrition.com/

Functional Medicine University

Certified Gluten Practitioner
Dr. Tom O'Bryan's course: http://certifiedglutenpractitioner.com/

Functional Medicine Course in Infectious Disease
Dr. Nick Hedberg's course on treating Autoimmune disease, Lyme Disease, etc

Restorative Wellness Solutions
Level 1 Restorative Wellness Practitioner. Graduates of both Level 1 and Level 2 will be certified as a Restorative Wellness Specialist and receive CECs.