Focus on integrated, holistic nutrition. Learn to better use food as a natural medicine while addressing physical performance and functioning. This certificate is designed to increase the student’s abilities to identify how nutrients influence the genome and their relationship to health and wellness, while also learning about the changing nutritional needs throughout the lifespan.
Integrate an understanding of functional nutrition into your area of healthcare practice. Whether you are a dietitian or a nurse, understanding and integrating functional, and holistic nutrition into your patients’ treatment plans can have great benefits.
Are you interested in earning your master’s degree? Credits from our FNC certificate transfer directly into our Master of Science in Health Science (MSHS) program’s Functional Nutrition track. Our MSHS program is designed for a wide variety of healthcare professionals. Make an easy transition from our certificate program straight into your master’s degree.
Our FNC Certificate is designed especially for working healthcare professionals. With a completely-online program designed to fit with busy schedules, the HPE Certificate can fit your schedule.
Our FNC Certificate is designed to benefit individuals who fall into the following areas:
- Individuals who have a desire to to learn to better use food as a natural medicine while addressing physical performance and functioning
- Health professionals who wish to better integrate nutrition into their interdisciplinary assessment and care planning
- Individuals who wish to better understand the changing nutritional needs throughout the lifespan
- Individuals who wish to understand how nutrients influence the genome
Learn in an interprofessional program. Students are from a variety of healthcare professions and are generally former or current clinicians. Interact with healthcare professionals from a wide range of disciplines, deepening your learning and networking experience.