7 Accredited Naturopathic Programs Across 8 North American Campuses
AANMC’s accredited naturopathic schools meet both federal and academic standards. Explore all AANMC member schools to discover the unique qualities of each institution.
Graduation from a naturopathic medicine program that is accredited or is a candidate for accreditation guarantees eligibility to sit for the Naturopathic Physicians Licensing Examinations (NPLEX), the passage of which is required to obtain licensure.
Seattle, Washington, and San Diego, California
Bastyr University is recognized globally for its rigorous curriculum and NIH-funded research. Students learn to view nature as the ultimate teacher of science and thrive on the free exchange of ideas within a nurturing community.
British Columbia, Canada
The Boucher Institute is recognized for its innovative curriculum, mentorship model of education and small class sizes. The campus is located in beautiful British Columbia, where naturopathic physicians enjoy one of the widest scopes of practice in North America, including prescription rights.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
CCNM is Canada’s premier institute for education and research in naturopathic medicine, offering new thinking, new research and new approaches to health care.
SCNM’s renowned faculty and dynamic student body share a passion for innovative learning and technology, rigorous clinical training, public health service and the advancement of naturopathic medicine.
UBCNM is proud to offer small class sizes, a recently renovated anatomy lab with 24/7 student access and a student to cadaver ratio of 4:1. Our UB Clinics, which offer naturopathic, chiropractic, acupuncture, and dental hygiene services, see about 25,000 patients each year.
Learn more about our accredited naturopathic schools and their programs
All AANMC member institutions have been accredited by one of the regional accrediting agencies approved by the U.S. Department of Education.
In addition, all of the naturopathic medicine programs of the member schools have been accredited by the Council on Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME), the recognized accreditor for naturopathic medical programs in North America. Graduation from a naturopathic medicine program that is accredited or is a candidate for accreditation guarantees eligibility to sit for the Naturopathic Physicians Licensing Examinations (NPLEX), the passage of which is required to obtain licensure.
Since 1978, the CNME has helped to develop and maintain the highest standards of education for naturopathic doctors. For further information on accreditation, contact:
The Council on Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME)
P.O. Box 178
Great Barrington, MA 01230