The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine

1255 Sheppard Avenue East
Toronto, ON
Canada M2K 1E2

Bachelor of Naturopathy

Program Information
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Naturopathic Medicine/Naturopathy (ND)
Description CCNM is the only naturopathic college in Canada approved to grant degree. CCNM's Bachelor of Naturopathy is a post-university professional program requiring a Bachelor's degree for admission. We provide an intensive four-year program that includes more than 1,200 hours of clinical experience and involves more than 3,000 hours of classroom training. Our program covers three major areas of study: biomedical sciences, clinical sciences and naturopathic therapeutics. CCNM in an accredited member school of the Association of Accredited Naturopathic Medical Colleges. Our program is accredited by the Council on Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME), a programmatic accrediting agency for naturopathic medical education. The CNME accreditation enables CCNM students to write the Naturopathic Physicians Licensing Examinations (NPLEX), offered by the North American Board of Naturopathic Examiners (NABNE). Passage of the NPLEX is required for licensure in most regulated jurisdictions, including British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Nova Scotia and those states in the U.S. that regulate the practice of naturopathic medicine.
Website: Bachelor of Naturopathy at The Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 70 to 100
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 86]

The decision to admit an applicant is based primarily on the applicant's undergraduate grade point average. Historically, the average cumulative GPA of accepted students has been 3.3 on a four-point scale, encompassing a range of 2.7 to 4.0. International Medical Graduate (who have completed their university study at an institution outside North America) may apply for the for the 24-month bridge delivery of the naturopathic program or must have their transcripts evaluated and translated (if necessary) on a course-by-course basis.

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
Additional criteria may include: applicant's academic history personal statement interview

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: July 02, 2015