Application Process

Questions? 503.552.1660 / Toll-free 877.669.8737 or

Admission to NCNM is competitive and it is the college’s goal to admit only the most highly qualified applicants.

Application Deadlines

Here are the steps to take when applying to NCNM.

  1. Choose an Academic Program

  2. Check the Admission & Program Requirements

  3. Check the Application Requirements

  4. Apply online or,

  5. Download a copy of the NCNM application form.

You may submit your application online or mail your completed application form to our Admissions office at:

Office of Admissions
National College of Natural Medicine
049 SW Porter Street, Portland, Oregon 97201
or e-mail the admissions office
503.552.1660  /  Toll-free 877.669.8737

Non-Degree & Course Auditing

Non-degree seeking students can apply to take program course courses by fulfilling the following requirements.

  • You must have instructor signature

  • No lab courses may be audited (for example histology lab)

  • Clinic is 3 credits for every 48 hrs at 100% of regular tuition (may observe only). Please attach to your application a list of exact dates, times of shifts you will be attending

  • Audit fee is 80% of regular tuition for academic courses and payment is required before attending class

  • No refunds will be given after the first class meeting.

  • Fill out this application form

Note: The college reserves the right to admit or reject applicants at the sole discretion of the Admissions Committee at any point in the admissions process. For more information, email us at the office of admissions.