Corinthian Naturopathic College

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Academic Programs Offered

Enrollment requirements

Doctoral Programs
Minimum Requirement: Bachelor’s Degree (must submit academic record of previous academic degree/program)

Bachelor’s Program
Minimum Requirement: finished 2-3 years in college (must submit academic record from previous school)

Certificate/Diploma Program
Minimum Requirement: High School graduate (must submit high school record).

Program description and basic information

Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine (N.M.D.) degree program is designed as an applied/industry-based doctoral program for Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree holders/Medical Doctors or Practitioners/Physicians. It has a total of 109 semester units/credits (approximately equivalent to 1,944 educational hours). Its program structure covers Naturopathic Practicum and Case Presentation as final requirements for graduation.

Doctor of Naturopathy (N.D.) degree program is designed as an applied/industry-based doctoral program for para-medical and non-paramedical professionals. It has a total of 121 semester units/credits (approximately equivalent to 2,160 educational hours). Its program structure covers Naturopathic Practicum and Case Presentation as final requirements for graduation


 Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Naturopathic Health degree program is designed as a research-based doctoral program for academicians/professionals who wish to embark on academic/teaching career or as researchers in the university or research agency/facility outside of the academic institution. It has a total of 129 semester units/credits (approximately equivalent to 2,322 educational hours). Its program structure covers Naturopathic Practicum and a Doctoral Dissertation (formal research) as final requirements for graduation.


Master of Science in Naturopathic Health (M.S.N.H.). As part of a ladderized program in Doctor of Naturopathy (N.D.) , after finishing about 45 semester  units/credits (approximately equivalent to 810 educational hours) the student will be awarded a Master of Science degree in Naturopathic Health. All subjects taken and passed in the MSNH will be credited towards the Doctor of Naturopathy (N.D.) degree /  Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Naturopathic Health double degree program.  


Bachelor of Science in Naturopathic Health (B.S.N.H.) is designed as a preparatory program for college students who did not finish their studies but finished six (6) terms/semesters in any Bachelor’s program as a minimum requirement. It is a basic degree program preparing the student for an appropriate doctoral degree course of study in Naturopathy he intends to pursue in the future. Second coursers are welcome. Its program structure covers a certain amount of Naturopathic Practicum and a short research paper as final requirements for graduation. It has a total of 175-190 semester units/credits inclusive of transferred credits good for a maximum of six (6) semesters/terms from the previous school and the credits earned from Corinthian Naturopathic College for two (2) additional semesters (approximately equivalent to 2,268 educational hours.)


Certificate in Holistic Health (Cert. HH) a non-degree programs. The duration of these programs are one semesters. The program has practicum requirements prior to graduation. Minimum entry requirement to the program is High School graduate. The equivalent number of hours are 1,134 educational hours.


Program Costs (Not to Include Cost of Books and Doctoral Dissertation Expenses)


Doctor of Naturopathy (N.D.) = US$8,500.00 (117 semester credits / 2,106 educational hours)

Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine (N.M.D.)=US$8,063.00 (111 semester credits/1,998 educ’l hrs.)

Doctor of Naturopathy / Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)in Naturopathic Health = US$9,371.00 (129 semester credits / 2,322 educational hours) double degree program.

Master of Science in Naturopathic Health (M.S.N.H.) = $3,269.00 (45 semester credits/2,430 educ'l hours)

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) = US$2,871.00 (42 sem. credits / 2,268 educ’l hrs.)

in Naturopathic Health   

Certificate Program (Cert. H.H.) = US$ 1,525.00 (21 semester credits / 1,134 educational hours)

in Holistic Health