The decision to attend a naturopathic medical college, and the rigorous course of study that comes with it, is often life-changing. As with any healthcare profession, becoming a naturopathic doctor requires dedication and a commitment to pursue your dreams while making a difference in people’s lives.
What sets the naturopathic medical field apart, however, is the growing awareness that doctors not only heal, but also teach and advocate for the medicine as well. Naturopathic doctors are leading the healthcare community in a direction that focuses on preventive care, nutritional education, natural treatments and the ability to empower patients to take their health into their own hands. At SCNM, you will develop the skills needed to change healthcare and help people in all walks of life. What could be more rewarding?
SCNM’s top-notch education, along with a growing public demand for complementary and alternative medicine, allows you to embrace your inner-trailblazer. You can forge an innovative career on your own terms, and also develop a work/life balance of which most professions could only dream. Whether you choose to open your own private clinical practice, work in an integrative healthcare setting, or work in corporate wellness (just to name a few), you will be well-served by SCNM’s strong medical background and supportive community. From networking opportunities to our dedicated career services department, the naturopathic community in Arizona creates the perfect place to obtain your degree—just ask our successful alumni. They will tell you the opportunities for SCNM graduates are limitless.
Results from a recent survey show a strong majority of naturopathic medical professionals feel successful in their careers (AANMC, 2016). This is no surprise, as enterprising NDs are trained to use their expertise and gifts to create a life of purpose and value. Read on to find out what career options are available for naturopathic doctors, and get ready to turn your passion for health into an incredible career!