Tuition & Fees

The following represents approximate costs for the given degree program. Advanced placement from incoming credit can reduce the total required credit hours in most categories, although a minimum number of credit hours must be completed with the University for each degree. Prices subject to change without notification.

Tuition is $100 per credit and $50 per clinical credit. The amount of credits required is based on the evaluation of the admissions packet. The range below shows the total tuition cost with the maximum amount of incoming credit and with no incoming credit.

Degree Programs

Approx. $3,500-$6,500
$4,000

Bachelor of Science: Natural Health Sciences (B.S.)
Core Curriculum: 30 minimum to 120 total credit hours
Approx. $3,000-$12,000
Master of Science: Natural Health Sciences (M.S.)
Core Curriculum & Electives with Thesis:
17 minimum to 30 total credit hours plus 15 credit Thesis
Thesis: 15 credit hours
Core Curriculum & Electives without Thesis: 23 minimum to 45 total credit hours
Approx. $1,700-$3,000
Approx. $2,300-$4,500
Master of Arts: Body/Mind Integrative Studies (M.A.)
Core Curriculum & Electives: 17 minimum to 45 total credit hours
Practicum: 5 total credit hours
Thesis: 10 credit hours
Approx. $1,700-$4,500
Approx. $250*
$1,600
Doctor of Philosophy: Natural Health Sciences (Ph.D.)
Core Curriculum & Electives: 30 minimum to 65 total credit hours
Dissertation: 25 credit hours
Approx. $3,000-$6,500
$4,000
Doctor of Philosophy: Body/Mind/Consciousness Integrative (Ph.D.)
Core Curriculum & Electives: 30 minimum to 65 total credit hours
Dissertation: 25 credit hours
Approx. $3,000-$6,500
$4,000
Doctor of Natural Medicine/Doctor of Integrative Medicine/Traditional Naturopath
Core Curriculum & Electives: 40-70 credit hours minimum
Clinical Externship: 10-20 total credit hours
Approx. $4,000-7,000
Approx. $500-1,000
Doctor of Natural Medicine/Doctor of Integrative Medicine/Traditional Naturopath for Health Professionals
Core Curriculum & Electives: 20-50 credit hours minimum
Clinical Externship: 10 total credit hours
Approx. $2,000-5,000
Approx. $500*
Doctor of Naturopathy (N.D.)
Core Curriculum & Electives: 90 minimum to 120 total credit hours
Clinical Externship: 20-40 total credit hours
Approx. $6,800-$12,000
Approx. $4,000*
Doctor of Naturopathy (N.D.) for Health Professionals
Core Curriculum & Electives: 60 minimum to 120 total credit hours
Clinical Externship and/or Practicum: 24 total credit hours
Approx. $6,000-$12,000
Approx. $1,200*
 
*This price is for administrative fees only. Total price may vary depending on location and specific requirements. Additional fees, including registration and graduation, may apply.

Financial – Surcharge Notes
1. All curricula tuition and course materials must be paid in full before diploma and/or degree being issued.
2. Pay-As-You-Go Payment Plan: You pay incrementally only for the courses you order (plus any fees).
3. Any monies owed to UNM by a student may be assessed a finance charge at the rate of 5% per month.
4. There is a 10% surcharge for students doing single courses only.
5. Tuition reflects estimated pricing and may vary depending on degree program, specialization, incoming credit, and individualized programs. Pricing for residential and clinical vary according to location and administration.
6. Admissions will allow up to 50% incoming credit for academic and life/work experience, or 30% incoming credit for life/work experience only toward a BS or MS degree. (Life/work experience does not apply to a doctorate)
7. One credit hour is based on 15 hours of study, e.g., a 3-credit course is estimated at a minimum of 45-hours in actual, personal study, including research conducted by the student..
8. Tuition applies to cost per credit hour only and does not include books, manuals, tapes, videos, travel, or other costs incurred by the student for the majority of courses.
9. Evaluation, Enrollment, and Graduation Fees are not required for diploma courses.
10. Administrative costs may vary for international students.
11. Prices subject to change without notification. 

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