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The University

Founded:

Accreditation:

Institutional Status:

President:

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Locations

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Illinois
Lombard, IL
(20 mi. west of Chicago)

Graduate, undergraduate, & certificate programs

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Florida
Seminole, FL
(20 mi. southwest of Tampa)

Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine program only

Academics

Length of Study

10 Trimesters
10 Trimesters
9 Trimesters
7 Trimesters

Length of Study

4 Trimesters

Length of Study

2 Years
3 Years

Length of Study

3 Years
3 Years
3 Years

Continuing Education

Weekend courses on chiropractic, naturopathic, acupuncture, massage therapy, and physical therapy topics are offered at both Illinois and Florida campuses, at select sites across the U.S. and Canada, and online.

Enrollment

(Summer 2021)

Total Students:
Student-to-Faculty Ratio:

Men / Women:
Average Age:

Caucasian:
African American:
Asian:
Hispanic:
Other:
Prefer not to disclose:

467
6 to 1

43% / 57%
27

63.8%
9.9%
7.3%
9.2%
5.9%
3.9%

Student Life

On-Campus Housing:
(Lombard only)

Students Living on Campus:

Student Clubs:

4 residence halls
125 total apartments

16%

36 active clubs

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Cost & Financial Aid

(2021-2022)

ProgramTuition / CostTotal Hours
Doctor of Chiropractic Medicine$561 per credit hour248 credit hours
Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine$561 per credit hour251 credit hours
Master of Science in Oriental Medicine$504 per credit hour167.5 credit hours
Master of Science in Acupuncture$504 per credit hour121 credit hours
Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science$426 per credit hour64 credit hours
Students Receiving Some Form of Financial Aid:90%
Three-Year Cohort Loan Default Rate:0.9%

Note: Tuition subject to change. Review Bulletin.

Clinics and Clinical Rotations

NUHS Whole Health Centers

NUHS manages a clinic for the medically underserved in a Chicago Salvation Army facility.

Various hospital rotations, including:

3 clinicians walking outside NUHS Whole Health Center Lombard