Sports Nutrition Certification
Build Entry-Level Sports Nutrition Skills in One Semester
Take this microcredential in one semester to power up with the skills you'll need to take your certifying exam, work with clients and, potentially, run your own nutrition and fitness training business.
Credits to earn your certification
Semester of study for most students
Continue at DCC and use your credits towards an associate degree
What You'll Study in Our Sports Nutrition Certification Program
Our Sports Nutrition program prepares you to take certifying exams, so you'll graduate ready to get to work. You'll be able to design nutrition programs and healthy lifestyle behavior modifications, according to individual needs and goals — giving people the motivation to keep on going!
If you're motivated to continue your education, the credits you earn can be a jump-start toward completing an associate degree in Exercise Science & Wellness.
BIO 122: Nutrition
You'll study the role proper nutrition plays in gaining and maintaining good health
BUS 102: Foundation of Business
The basics of business, including legal aspects, marketing, bookkeeping, and social responsibility
People Also Considered
Stackable Health & Fitness Microcredentials
- Want to learn more? Consider DCC’s other health and fitness microcredentials, short-term programs you can complete one by one and later apply to an ESW degree.
- Our personal trainer, sports nutrition, and strength training options teach skills you can put to work right away. Some prepare you to take national certifying exams.
- Each requires three courses for a total of nine credits and can usually be finished in a semester.
How to Make DCC Work for You
Office of Admissions
101 Orcutt Student Services Center
Mon. - Thurs., 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Phone: (845) 431-8010
53 Pendell Road
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601