Naturopathic Medicine

Naturopathic medicine is a distinct health care profession that combines the wisdom of nature with the rigors of modern science. Naturopathic doctors (NDs) are trained as primary care providers who diagnose, treat, and manage patients with acute and chronic conditions while addressing disease and dysfunction at the level of body, mind, and spirit.

Suggested undergraduate majors: Applied Human Biology, Physiology. Some schools require Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry courses.

Graduate training: Four-year professional program.

Association of Accredited Naturopathic Medical Colleges (AANMC):

AANMC member list:

Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine Centralized Application Service (NDCAS):

Please note: this page provides information for current SPU students and does not represent a program that SPU offers.