(For graduates of 2015 Advanced Certificate Program)
The Nutrition Certificate Program consists of nutrition courses previously taken as part of the Fundamentals and Advanced programs, with several courses from the Clinical Program, an additional 96 hours of advanced nutrition coursework (one weekend per month), and a 30-hour thesis. This is a thorough education in advanced, integrated Vitalist nutrition principles and practices for students wishing to gain a deeper understanding of the role of diet and supplementation in health promotion and wellness.
Advanced Herbalism program or equivalent advanced studies in herbalism, nutrition, interview skills, and clinical safety.
This program prepares the student with the skills necessary to earn income offering consultations on diet, nutrition, and supplementation in a retail or private office setting. It is specifically designed to integrate the training of the professional clinical herbalist with that of a clinical nutritionist.
In order to make the Clinical Program more affordable for promising graduates of Advanced Herbalism, extended payment plans and a limited number of partial work-exchange opportunities may be available for those with genuine need. We do not qualify for Federal Financial Aid programs.