NUTRITION WELLNESS COACH
The best six doctors anywhere and no one can deny it are sunshine, water, rest, air, exercise and diet.” ~Wayne Fields
SIAHT Nutritional Science Program allows graduates to work as a nutritional aide in the field of healthcare, hospitals,nursing homes or work directly with clients as a nutritional coach. Students in Nutritional Science program are required to complete a written “company wellness program” as a part of
their thesis requirement to graduate. The students are eligible to sit for the National Association for Fitness Certification (NAFC) Nutrition/Wellness Coach Certification.
The curriculum consists of the following courses:
Anatomy and Physiology
Principles of Nutritional Science
Nutrition Health and Disease I
Nutrition Health and Disease II
Principles of Nutritional Assessment
Nutrition and Community
Nutritional Science Project
Out of state students also are able to give the NAFC exam. The tuition is also the same as for students from the state of Illinois.