October 31, 2017 - application deadline for January 2018 start date!


You. A Doctor. Naturally.

The Boucher Institute offers first class naturopathic training for the doctors of tomorrow. Our institute emphasizes prevention, treatment, and optimal health through the use of therapeutic methods and substances to encourage and educate our patients on their inherent ability to heal. Our personalized education, practical clinic, and community of experts contributes to a remarkable learning environment and exceptional doctors.

Learn more about how Boucher can facilitate your goal of becoming a naturopath.

Learn how to apply

No Better Place to Become a Naturopathic Doctor

The Boucher Institute offers a peerless education in beautiful downtown New Westminster. In addition to our accessible location and community focus, our students benefit from:

  • Cohort-oriented class structure that facilitates a supportive, shared learning experience for students.

  • Consistent excellence on board exams

  • Mentorship-forward education and culture

  • Broad scope of modalities & practice

“If you want to pursue medicine at Boucher, you will never regret it! ...The staff, the students, the school activities, the location, the material – everything makes you feel proud of studying to become an ND!”

Khushvar Dhaliwal, ND candidate 2019

Naturopathic Doctor Program

Four-year full time program

The Boucher Institute offers an intensive four year 4700+ hour program including 1200 hours of clinical training and education in six naturopathic therapeutic modalities.

Explore the Program

Email or call 604-777-9981 to book an appointment with an admissions advisor. Monday - Friday, 9am-4pm.

Want to become a student for a day and experience the Boucher community first hand? Email us to book a personal class visit. Classes available Monday-Friday, 9am-12pm or 1pm-4pm


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