The minimum admission requirements for acceptance are a high school diploma. Any student must be at least 16 years of age, if the student is under 18 years old; a signed parental authorization is required.
We offer classes in English and Spanish. The ability to understand, speak, read, and write in English/ Spanish must be well-developed in order to learn material with full comprehension in a reasonable time period. Every effort should be made to perfect the language skills prior to entering the Institute.
Qualified applicants must submit the following items:
- The completed Application for Admission Form. Please print out form, fill out and return via email, fax or regular mail.
- Application Fee $125 one-time non-refundable fee.
- Admissions Interview.
- A brief (one to two pages) autobiographical essay which includes reference to life goals and reasons for wanting to enroll in the Institute.
- Two passport photos.
- Proof of US Citizenship or Alien ID number.
Acceptance for admission is based on the completed application as noted above; commitment to or experience in the complementary and alternative health field; compassion; motivation and attitude; the personal interview; quality of previously completed academic courses with regards to type of courses and grades; and financial ability to meet tuition.
The Admissions Committee is responsible for reviewing and recommending an applicant’s acceptance into the program. The Admissions Committee makes all final admissions decisions. The Director of Admissions submits an applicant’s completed file with recommendations to the Committee. Upon acceptance, the Director of Admissions issues a letter of acceptance to the applicant.
In order to secure a place in class, the Enrollment Agreement, registration fee and down payment must be received and signed within three weeks of the date the student is notified of acceptance or at least ten days prior to the first day of class, whichever comes first. If this requirement is not met, the student may lose his/her place in the class.