Applications for the College of Āyurveda

College of Ayurveda

Thank you for your interest in Mount Madonna Institute College of Āyurveda. We are currently accepting applications for all programs listed below. The next Āyurvedic Health Counselor (AHC) and Certificate- Āyurvedic Practitioner (C-AP) programs begin in 2022. The next Master of Arts degree in Āyurveda (MA-Ay) begins April 8, 2021.

Āyurvedic Health Counselor (AHC)

Information you will need:
  • Education Resume
  • Life Experience Resume
  • Statement of your Personal and MMI Studies Goals
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation (at least one from a teacher or supervisor)
  • A recent passport-sized photograph
Admissions Requirements:
  • High School graduation or equivalent

Certificate - Āyurvedic Practitioner (C-AP)

Admissions Requirements:
  • High school graduation or equivalent required
  • Successful completion of the Ayurvedic Health Counselor (AHC) required. If the AHC was completed elsewhere, student must pass the National NAMA AHC Exam
  • BA or BS from an accredited institution recommended
  • NAMA AHC Professional Membership recommended
  • Pre-Requisite: 6 college credits; Anatomy and Physiology. MMI accepts a college level transcript showing satisfactory completion of an A & P course
  • Please contact our registrar at 408-846-4060 with any questions or APPLY NOW

Master of Arts - Āyurveda

Admissions Requirements:
  • BA or BS from a regionally accredited institution
  • MMI AHC Diploma or AHC professional membership in NAMA
  • Pre-Requisite: 6 college credits; Anatomy and Physiology. MMI accepts a college level transcript showing satisfactory completion of an A & P course
  • AHC Graduates:
    • Completion of the first 6 months of C-AP course work. This MA program qualifies for NAMA CAP certification and fulfills most of the academic requirements for the NAMA Ayurvedic Doctor credential!

  • CAP Graduates:
    • MA coursework starts in April 2021
    • AP professional membership in NAMA
    • This MA program fulfills most of the academic requirements for the NAMA Ayurvedic Doctor credential!
  • Please call 408-846-4060 for more information about applying to the Master's Program or APPLY NOW