John L Pirog
College in Minneapolis, MN
For 65 years, Northwestern has been an international leader in natural health care education, patient care and scientific research. Set up in 1941 as Northwestern College of Chiropractic, our University includes programs in chiropractic, acupuncture, Oriental medicine, massage therapy, human biology, and integrative health and wellness. Northwestern now has more students than all other natural health care educational institutions combined in Minnesota.
John L Pirog
read moreGet real-world education from leaders in your field. You'll apply learned classroom material in our public and student clinics, assisting healthcare practitioners in treating clinic patients. Students at NWHSU receive 2-3 times the hands-on experience required for board certification. Our university is centered around setting you up for professional success. Graduating from NWHSU prepares you to work in a clinic, for an organization, or open your own practice. You get a practical health sciences education from people working in the fastest-growing fields of health care.
read moreWe are Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU). We are a mission- and vision-driven university, preparing the next generation of healthcare professionals to not only deliver, but also advance health care. Northwestern Health Sciences University advances innovative models of integrative care to lead people to live happier, healthier lives. Whether you're a student considering a career in health sciences, a practitioner looking to enhance your skills, or an individual seeking care at one of our multidisciplinary clinics, Northwestern Health Sciences University welcomes you to experience our community of healers.
read moreApply to one of our health sciences programs and pursue your fulfilling career in natural health care and healing. We're here to guide you every step of the way. Our admission events are a great way to learn more about your future career, your life at NWHSU, and how our challenging, career-oriented academic programs set you up for success. Most of your fellow students at NWHSU receive some form of financial aid. There is aid available for traditional and non-traditional students, with both need-based and non-need based aid.
read moreNWHSU is your lifelong professional partner. Advance your career, continue your education, help develop the next class of natural healthcare professionals, and help us grow by being part of our family of alumni. Contributions from NWHSU Alumni have helped us open new clinics, develop new programs, and expand our educational opportunities for students from all walks of life. Donating your time and experience is an investment in the future, helping us develop new techniques, advance the cause of integrative health, create more offerings for your patients, and guide future colleagues and partners.