Health Coach Certificate & Educational Partnerships

Earn a Health Coach Certificate and Expand Your Education and Career

Integrative Nutrition's higher educational partnerships and affiliations allow our students and graduates to continue their academic growth and professional development in the health and wellness industry.

“Integrative Nutrition delivers a dynamic and transformative online program for adult learners passionate about holistic nutrition and a future in health coaching.”

Kelly Jackson

Director of Continuing Education

Purchase College, State University of New York

The National College Credit Recommendation Service is an internationally recognized organization that partners with over 1500 colleges and universities in the U.S. and Canada to establish college credits for non-traditional programs.

Goddard College is an internationally recognized liberal arts school with degrees offered in the health and wellness field. Integrative Nutrition's partnership with Goddard provides the opportunity for graduates from the Health Coach Training Program to transfer their credits toward a Bachelor of Arts (BA) Degree.

Students who graduate from IIN and have completed an undergraduate degree are eligible to apply for Goddard's 36-credit accelerated study program towards a Masters of Arts in Health Arts and Sciences.

SUNY is the nation's largest and most comprehensive state university with a reputation for offering programs that combine academics with experiential learning. Integrative Nutrition students who successfully complete the IIN graduation requirements and register for the Health Coach Training Program (HCTP) - CEU Certificate program are eligible to earn a certificate degree awarded by The State University of New York (SUNY) at Purchase College. Our partnership with The State University of New York (SUNY) at Purchase College also allows students to earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

California State University Long Beach is a diverse, student-centered, globally-engaged public university, and Integrative Nutrition is pleased to provide its graduates with the opportunity to expand their professional and academic opportunities through this partnership. Students who successfully complete graduation requirements of the Health Coach Training Program are eligible to earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) through California State University Long Beach's College of Continuing and Professional Education.

The International Coach Federation (ICF) is a nonprofit organization that provides independent certification to Health Coaches and other coaching professionals from around the world.

Students who have completed and successfully graduated from the Institute for Integrative Nutrition (IIN)'s Health Coach Training Program, advanced training, and observed coaching are eligible for 30 hours of Approved Coach Specific Training Hours (ACSTH) from the International Coach Federation (ICF) that may be put toward ICF certification.

Maryland University of Integrative Health is the leading academic institution for integrative health in the nation. Students who graduate from IIN and have completed an undergraduate degree may enter any of the three MUIH Graduate Degrees with advanced standing: Master of Arts in Health Coaching with an Area of Concetration in Nutrition, Master of Science in Health Promotion with an Area of Concentration in Health Coaching, or Master of Science in Nutrition and Integrative Health. 

Excelsior College has expanded access to higher education for adult learners through its flexible, affordable, and innovative programs and services for over 40 years. Graduates from Integrative Nutrition's Health Coach Training Program have the potential to have up to 29 college-level credits transcribed on the regionally accredited college's credit bank transcript. Additionally, Integrative Nutrition maintains three bachelor degree articulations with Excelsior College in healthcare management, health sciences, and liberal arts. An Integrative Nutrition graduate may choose to follow a structured online degree plan or, for graduates with large amounts of credit, a more flexible liberal arts format.

California Institute of Integral Studies (CIIS) is a cutting-edge university offering online graduate programs and flexible learning. Integrative Nutrition graduates are eligible to receive 6 advanced credits toward a Master of Arts in Integrative Health Studies.

The curriculum offers in-depth study in the intersecting fields that are transforming healthcare from its current, ongoing crisis to one that emphasizing the use of preventive strategies in wellness and health promotion. The Master of Arts degree program includes a Certificate in Integrative Wellness Coaching and Wellness Management and a Certificate in Guided Imagery.