Be sure to get the proper education.

To learn more, please read the document below.

Holistic Nutrition Schools & Programs Approved by NANP

NANP takes pride in our rigorous review of holistic nutrition and natural chef educational programs. Only schools whose programs meet our high academic standards are recommended below.

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Our Anchor Schools

Our Highest Stamp of Approval

We are proud to introduce you to our Anchor Schools, where enrollment includes NANP Student Membership. These schools recognize the value of belonging to the industry association early in your career, starting when you begin your education. 

Our Partner Schools

Go the Extra Mile

NANP is honored to present our partner schools listed below. These schools not only meet our academic standards, but they also go the extra mile to support our organization and our industry.

All Holistic Nutrition Programs

The Master List

The following programs have met NANP’s educational standards. Graduates of these programs are eligible for professional membership in the NANP and may apply to sit for the Board Exam in Holistic Nutrition.

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 alive ACADEMY

100-12751 Vulcan Way
Richmond, B.C.
V6V 3C8, Canada
(604) 295-9333 or 1-800-663-6580 ext. 623

  • Nutritional Consulting Diploma Program
American College of Healthcare Sciences

* Accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)

5005 S. Macadam Avenue
Portland, OR 97239

(800) 487-8839

  • Diploma in Holistic Health Practice
  • Associate of Applied Science in Integrative Health Sciences
  • Associate of Applied Science in Health and Wellness
  • BS in Integrative Health Sciences
  • BS in Holistic Nutrition
  • Master of Science in Holistic Nutrition
  • Master of Science in Health and Wellness
  • Master of Science in Integrative Health Sciences 

Bauman College: Holistic Nutrition and Culinary Arts

(800) 987-7530


  • Nutrition Consultant Training Program

Canadian School of Natural Nutrition

11685 Yonge St., Bldg B109
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4E 0K7
(800) 569-9938

Locations: Calgary, Edmonton, London, Metro Toronto, Mississauga, Moncton, Ottawa, Richmond Hill, Vancouver, Vancouver Island (Nanaimo & Victoria classrooms), Online Distance Education


  • Natural Nutrition Program

College of Naturopathic Medicine, United Kingdom

  • Diploma in Nutritional Therapy

Edison Institute of Nutrition

  • Diploma in Holistic Nutrition-DHN

Energetic Health Institute

1355 NW Everett St.
Suite 100
Portland, OR 97209
(503) 908-2768


  • Certificate in Holistic Nutrition

Hill College, Texas

Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges

 Contact; Lori Rose, Life Sciences Professor, Holistic Wellness Pathway founder


  • Holistic Wellness Pathway – with the potential to do an internship and earn 500 contact hours.

Institute for Health Professionals, Portland Community College
Enrollment includes NANP Student Membership!

*Accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

(971) 722-6673


  • Functional Nutrition II Program
Institute of Holistic Nutrition

18 Wynford Dr. Suite #514
North York, Ontario M3C 3S2
(416) 386-0940


  • Applied Holistic Nutrition Certification Program
Maryland University of Integrative Health

* Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and approved by the Maryland Higher Education Commission

  • Master of Science in Nutrition & Integrative Health – with at least one course in the use of herbal therapies
Nutraphoria School of Holistic Nutrition

British Columbia, Canada
(855) 999-1550  ext 401


  • Holistic Nutritionist Diploma Program
Nutritional Therapy Association, Inc.®

P.O. Box 354
Olympia, WA 98507
(800) 918-9798


  • Nutritional Therapy Practitioner Online Program

Nutrition Therapy Institute

5613 Olde Wadsworth Blvd
Arvada, CO  80002
Office: 303-377-3974
Admissions: 303-284-8361
Text: 720-637-1497


  • Nutrition Therapist Master Program
Pacific Rim College

* Accredited by British Columbia Council for International Education for Education Quality Assurance, &
Private Career Training Institutions Agency of British Columbia

229-560 Johnson Street (Market Square)
Victoria, BC, Canada, V8W 3C6
(866) 890-6082


  • Diploma of Holistic Nutrition 

Purdue Global

* Accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

(844) PURDUE-G


  • Bachelors in Nutrition
University of Bridgeport

* Accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges, Inc. – Commission on Institutions of Higher Education and the State of Connecticut, Office of Higher Education

  • MS in Human Nutrition

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