Application Requirements

Application requirements vary by program. Please review your program below to determine application requirements. Candidates for any program other than the undergraduate degree completion programs may select two programs concurrently.

Undergraduate Degree Completion Programs

Bachelor of Science in Integrative Health Sciences

  • Application for admission
  • $50.00 Application fee
  • Resume
  • Designated essay questions
  • Official copy of all college or university transcripts
  • One letter of recommendation (academic or professional)

Bachelor of Science in Nutrition

  • Application for admission
  • $50.00 Application fee
  • Resume
  • Designated essay questions
  • Official copy of all college or university transcripts
  • One letter of recommendation (academic or professional)

Doctor of Naturopathic Program (ND)

  • Application for Admission
  • $75.00 application fee
  • Resume or curriculum vita
  • Designated essay questions
  • Official copy of all transcripts
  • One letter of recommendation (preferably academic)
  • Complete prerequisite table in the application for admission
  • Catalog course descriptions for prerequisite
  • Bachelor’s degree – candidates may apply while in progress
  • Grade of C or better in prerequisite coursework – candidates may apply while in progress
  • B or higher cumulative GPA is strongly recommended
  • Familiarity with or exposure to naturopathic medicine
  • On campus interview for admission – by invitation only

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis

Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)

  • Application for Admission
  • $75.00 application fee
  • Resume or curriculum vita
  • Designated essay questions
  • One letter of recommendation (preferably academic)
  • Complete prerequisite table in the application for admission
  • Catalog course descriptions for prerequisites
  • Bachelor’s degree – candidates may apply while in progress
  • Grade of C or better in prerequisite coursework – candidates may apply while in progress
  • B or higher cumulative GPA is strongly recommended
  • Familiarity with or exposure to (classical) Chinese Medicine
  • On campus interview for admission – by invitation only

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis

Master of Science in Nutrition (MScN)

  • Application for Admission
  • $75.00 application fee
  • Resume or curriculum vita
  • Official copy of all transcripts
  • Complete prerequisite table in the application for admission
  • Catalog course descriptions for prerequisites
  • Designated essay questions
  • Bachelor’s degree – candidates may apply while in progress
  • Grade of C or better in prerequisite coursework – candidates may apply while in progress
  • B or higher cumulative GPA is strongly recommended
  • An understanding of why this is the degree is for you
  • An on campus interview is NOT required for the MScN program

Applications are reviewed on a competitive basis.

Applicants applying for Summer 2015 will not be notified of a decision on their application for admission until the week of February 23, 2015.

An admitted student weekend will be held April 17, 2015 for Summer 2015 admits.

Applicants applying for Fall 2015 will not be notified of a decision on their application for admission until the week of April 6, 2015.

An admitted student weekend will be held May 8, 2015 for Fall 2015 admits.

Master of Science in Integrated Medicine Research (MSiMR)

  • Application for Admission
  • $75.00 application fee
  • Resume or curriculum vita
  • Designated essay questions
  • Official copy of all transcripts
  • Complete prerequisite table in the application for admission
  • Catalog course descriptions for prerequisites
  • Bachelor’s degree – candidates may apply while in progress
  • Grade of C or better in prerequisite coursework – candidates may apply while in progress
  • B or higher cumulative GPA is strongly recommended
  • An understanding of why this degree program is for you
  • An on campus interview is NOT required for the MScN program

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

Master of Science in Global Health (MScGH)

  • Application for Admission
  • $75.00 application fee
  • Resume or curriculum vita
  • Designated essay questions
  • Official copy of all transcripts
  • Complete prerequisite table in the application for admission
  • Catalog course descriptions for prerequisites
  • Bachelor’s degree – candidates may apply while in progress
  • Grade of C or better in prerequisite coursework – candidates may apply while in progress
  • B or higher cumulative GPA is strongly recommended
  • An understanding of why is degree program is for you
  • An on campus interview is NOT required for the MScGH program

Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis.

Master of Science in Integrative Mental Health (MSiMH)

  • Application for Admission
  • $75.00 application fee
  • Resume or curriculum vita
  • Designated essay questions
  • Official copy of all transcripts
  • Copy of active license – must either hold a license to work with patients in a medical/health care context (ND, MD, DAOM, MSOM/LAc, DO, DC, PsyD, RN, etc.) or be concurrently enrolled in a program that will provide them with such a degree.
  • Bachelor’s degree – candidates may apply while in progress
  • An understanding of why is degree program is for you
  • An on campus interview is NOT required for the MScGH program

Where to send supplementary application materials

You may send supplementary application materials such as official transcripts, letter of recommendations, and any other additional documents by one of the following methods: