Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine

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33°24′30″N 111°53′41″W / 33.408384°N 111.894781°W / 33.408384; -111.894781

Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine & Health Sciences
MottoSimply Inspiring
PresidentDr. Paul Mittman, ND
Location, ,
United States

Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM) is a private naturopathic medical school in Tempe, Arizona. Founded in 1993, SCNM is one of seven accredited naturopathic medical schools in North America.

Overview of academics

The Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine Program at SCNM follows a prescribed curriculum set by the Council on Naturopathic Medical Education (CNME). Quarters at SCNM are designated as fall, winter, spring, and summer. All students are guided by the curriculum as outlined in the annual SCNM catalog and approved by the Curriculum Committee, Faculty Senate, President’s Council, and Executive Council. If students adhere to the curriculum they can graduate after 14 consecutive quarters, or four calendar years.

Extended clinic sites

  • Arizona Pathways: Substance Abuse Rehabilitation
  • Hamilton Elementary School Clinic: Pediatrics/Family Care for the Underprivileged
  • Mission of Mercy: Medical Mobile Unit/Family Practice for Uninsured
  • The River Source : Holistic treatment center for substance abuse rehabilitation
  • Southwest Center for HIV/AIDS: HIV/AIDS, Infectious Disease
  • Sojourner: Women’s and Children’s Domestic Violence Shelter
  • WAHI Center: Substance Abuse Rehabilitation

Accreditation and associations

SCNM is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. [1]


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