Apply Online To Our Naturopathic Medical Schools
Existing ND students looking to apply for a residency can do so on the Naturopathic Residencies page.
NDCAS is a service designed to save you time and reduce yours costs by allowing you to apply to multiple naturopathic medical schools at once using a single, web-based application and only one set of materials. NDCAS is a service of the Association of Accredited Naturopathic Medical Colleges (AANMC).
It’s easy to get started:
- Create an NDCAS account and review the Instructions & FAQs.
- Begin preparing the supporting documentation.
- Apply to your chosen school(s) with the ease of one application and one set of fees!
(No software installation required.)
The AANMC offers seven accredited naturopathic medical programs at eight campus locations in North America. These superior colleges are accredited and meet both federal and academic standards. Explore all AANMC member schools to discover the unique qualities of each institution. You may apply to any of the schools by following the links below.
Need more information before applying? Request information from the schools of your choice.
Apply at Bastyr University
Apply at National University of Health Sciences
Apply at National University of Natural Medicine
Apply at Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine
Apply at University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine
Apply at Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
ND SCHOOL PRIORITY APPLICATION DEADLINES For ND Four-Year Program
Boucher Institute of Naturopathic Medicine
º Fall 2017: 4/28/2017
º Winter 2017: 10/31/2016 *Late applications may be accepted if seats are available
Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
º January 2017: Final deadline – 11/30/2016
º Fall 2017: 1/2/2017 *priority deadline; July 31, 2017 *final deadline
º Winter 2018: 08/11/2017 *priority deadline; November 30, 2017 *final deadline
Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine
SCNM accepts applications on a rolling basis. The following dates are for priority consideration. If you have missed a deadline, please contact the Admissions Office to see if space is still available.
º Spring 2017: 12/01/2016
º Fall 2017: 03/01/2017
University of Bridgeport College of Naturopathic Medicine
UBCNM accepts applications on a rolling basis.
º Fall 2017: 2/01/2017 *priority deadline; July 1, 2017 *final deadline
NDCAS applicants report a high satisfaction level with using the centralized system.
As an applicant, you may:
º Submit a single set of transcripts, essays and reference letters – and reapply without resubmitting it all.
º Choose to complete the application all at once, or over multiple sittings.
º Pay the application fee via e-commerce.
º Monitor the progress and status of your application online.
º Rest assured that your privacy is protected through a secure system accessible only by the school admissions staff and you.
º Access assistance via the helpline during business hours (see top of page).
Please note: NDCAS does not determine whether an applicant has met the naturopathic school or college requirements or is eligible for admission; this decision will be made by each respective school or college after receiving and evaluating your application.