Certified Nutrition Specialist (CNS®)
Who Is This For?

Health professional with advanced degree in nutrition or related field.


The CNS distinguishes you as the most advanced practitioner in personalized nutrition (PN) professional who practices science based PN therapy to power people to health.

EDUCATION Degree/Licensure

MS or Doctoral degree in a field of nutrition or a related field.

EDUCATION Coursework/Training

Thirty-five semester credit hours of relevant and required coursework.

EDUCATION (Practice Experience)

1,000 hours of supervised practice experience in clinical nutrition.


Exam Center, 200 multiple-choice questions.

Continuing Education

75 CEs every 5 years.

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