In total, University Schooling for Naturopathic Physicians is 8 years.
Prerequisites- 3-4 year Undergraduate degree including:
Naturopathic Medical School- 4 or 5 year Graduate Program Curriculum:
Basic Sciences: Gross Human Anatomy with Cadaver Lab, Physiology, Immunology, Biochemistry, Neuroanatomy, Microbiology, Embryology, Pharmacology, Infectious Disease, Pathology;
Diagnostic Medical Courses: Clinical Laboratory, Physical Examination, Radiographics and Diagnostic Imaging;
Clinical Sciences: Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Cardiology, Pulmonary Medicine, HEENT, Neurology, Orthopedics, Rheumatology, Urology, Minor Surgery, Normal Maternity, Pediatrics, Psychological Assessment, Addictions and Disorders, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Sports Medicine;
Natural Therapeutics: Counseling, Clinical Nutrition, Homeopathy, Botanical Medicine, Naturopathic Manipulation, Massage, Hydrotherapy, Environmental Medicine, Ayurvedic Medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Yoga Therapy, Somatic Therapy, Craniosacral Therapy.
Clinical: over 960 clinical hours, over 132 preceptorship hours.For the full curriculum of Naturopathic Physicians, please go to www.bastyr.edu back to Naturpathic Medicine