Nutrition Certification Reviews

There are many nutrition certifications to choose from. Read our reviews to decide which one is right for you.

List of programs reviewed, in alphabetical order:

Also use the comparison chart:


  Prerequisites Subject Matter Offered 100% Online Start Anytime Price Re-Certification / Membership Fee
ACE Current NCCA-accredited certification or an equivalent professional credential.

Nutrition, Behavior Change

Yes Yes $599 N/A
AFPA None Nutrition, Counseling Yes Yes $798 $85
CISSN 4-year undergraduate college degree Sports Nutrition, Supplementation Yes Yes $790 $149
ISSA None Nutrition, Nutrition Coaching Yes Yes $799 $
NASM None Nutrition Science Yes Yes $499 N/A
NESTA None Nutrition Yes Yes $297 None
Precision Nutrition None Nutrition Science, Change Psychology Yes  No $999 None