Not included in tuition and fee totals shown below for either program is the one-time application fee of $75.

Certified Nutrition Therapy Practitioner Program

Certified Nutrition Therapy Practitioner Program (Foundation Courses)

The Certified Nutrition Therapy Practitioner program courses are the foundation courses for the full Master Nutrition Therapy program.

Course Duration Tuition
Anatomy & Physiology for the Nutritionist 10 weeks 790
Biochemical Foundations of Nutrition 10 weeks 790
Nutrients: The Building Blocks 10 weeks 790
Nutrition Therapy in Practice 10 weeks 790
Digestion and Detoxification 10 weeks 790
Weight Management and Sports Nutrition 10 weeks 790
Life cycles/Healthy Aging Nutrition 10 weeks 790
Pathophysiology and Clinical Applications 10 weeks 790
Personal and Professional Skills for the Nutritionist 5 Sessions 575
Intensive Learning Workshop- Personal Relationship with Food 3 Days 695
Internship 6 months 475
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Master Nutrition Therapy Program (Advanced Courses)

Master Nutrition Therapy Program (Advanced Courses)

Foundation courses must be completed before starting Advanced courses.

Course Duration Tuition
Research and Communications 10 Weeks 790
Food Quality in America 10 weeks 790
Nutritional Endocrinology 10 weeks 790
Introduction to Herbology, Supplements and Nutritional Lab Reports 10 Weeks 790
Business Readiness and Coaching Skills 5 Sessions 575
Independent Study 5 months 475
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The books required for the courses are carefully selected to provide a useful ongoing reference library for graduates as they embark on their professional careers. Students purchase books independently; NTI does not sell books. The cost of books varies considerably depending on where they are purchased. There are online book vendors that offer used books at discount prices. Book lists are distributed to students when payment and enrollment forms for classes have been received. Budget approximately $800-1000 for books for the full program.  The following online booksellers carry most of the required books:

The Understanding Normal and Clinical Nutrition can be purchased direct from the publisher here.

Financial Policy

Students may pay tuition by the single course or by the term. Payment plans are available for each class as well. Please contact our administrative office to discuss this option.

  • Part time students are charged for each class based on current prices as stipulated in the catalog.
  • For campus classes, payment or payment arrangements must be made before the start of the class.
  • Online students may begin their courses as soon as payment or payment arrangements are made.
  • There is a $30.00 service fee attached to returned checks.
  • All charges must be paid in US dollars.
  • Graduation and receipt of the certificate as a Master Nutrition Therapist or Certified Nutrition Therapy Practitioner will not be granted until all financial obligations to the Institute are fulfilled.
  • Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, cash and check are accepted.

Nutrition Therapy Institute
1510 York St, Suite 204
Denver CO 80206
1510 York St, Suite 204, Denver CO 80206

Voice: 303-377-3974

Fax: 720-389-6257

Voice: 303-377-3974 ∣ Fax: 720-389-6257