Graduate Certificate in Nutrition
Excelsior College

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Nutrition is designed for health professionals looking to gain nutrition science skills and practices. Students will apply their knowledge to develop nutritional interventions to improve the quality of life for people. This certificate works as a stand-alone or as a step towards the Master of Science in Health Sciences or the Master of Science in Health Care Administration. Taking this certificate as part of a master’s program can help students prepare to sit for the national Registered Dietician exam.

Courses include, but are not limited to:

  • Health education: A cross-cultural experience
  • Nutrition across the lifecycle
  • Nutrition science for health professionals

This online certificate program can be completed in as little as four months. Career opportunities for graduates include jobs in health education, wellness coordination, nutrition science writing, and more. The online graduate certificate program in nutrition can pave the way to a successful career in helping people make healthier food choices.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Excelsior College is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)