Ayurveda Educator

Begins September 21st, 2023

Ayurveda Educator Program

The Ayurvedic Educator program prepares students to educate clients on appropriate diet and lifestyle choices.


  • Ayurvedic Nutrition and Herbology
  • Ayurvedic Psychology
  • Women's and Children's Health
  • Ayurvedic Anatomy, Physiology and Biology
  • Ethics, Counseling, and Western Interface
  • Ayurvedic Therapies
  • Yoga and Meditation
  • Sanskrit
  • Jyotish: Vedic Astrology
  • Sense Therapies
“Ayurveda is for freeing the mind which is trapped in the body. Yoga is for freeing the soul which is trapped in the mind.” - Baba Hari Dass -

Outcome of the Program

Ayurvedic Educators motivate, educate, and support students in learning the importance of Ayurvedic practices in their daily lives.

Ayurvedic Educators may:

  • lead workshops
  • teach in Yoga Teacher Training programs
  • offer Ayurvedic bodywork in their massage practice
  • integrate Ayurveda into their yoga instruction
  • develop products
  • write books on Ayurveda

Program Highlights

This 378 hour program is delivered fully online. Total program length is 6 months.

Extended weekend modules run Thursday at 5:00 pm through Sunday at 5:30 pm with Friday and Saturday evenings off.

These weekend modules run September through February. Modules include yoga and coursework. Classes also meet weekly online on Tuesday nights from 5:00-7:00 pm. Sanskrit meets monthly on Thursday nights from 5:00-7:00 pm.

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Typical daily schedule for weekend modules (subject to change)

Per Month Course Time (PST/PDT) Hrs.
Thursday Integration5:00 - 7:00pm2
FridayYoga7:00 - 8:30am 1.5
Course 19:30am - 12:30pm 3
Course 11:30 - 5:30pm4
Yoga7:00 - 8:30am1.5
Course 19:30am - 12:30pm3
Course 21:30 - 5:30pm4
SundayYoga 7:00 - 8:30am 1.5
Course 29:30am - 12:30pm 3

Course 21:30 - 4:30pm 3

Integration4:30 - 5:30pm1
TuesdayCourses & Integration5:00 - 7:00pm2
Total Synchronous Meetings37.5 hours

Why study at MMI?

  • Accredited by WASC
  • BAMS & MA-Ayurveda trained faculty
  • Convenient online meeting schedule
  • Small class sizes allow students to interact with faculty
  • Payment plans to facilitate tuition
  • Apply skills to practice in 6 months

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Academic Programs Calendar for 2023 Cohort

Course dates:

  • September 21-24, 2023
  • October 19-22
  • November 16-19
  • December 14-17
  • January 11-14, 2024
  • February 8-11

Classes begin Thursday evenings at 5:00pm and end Sunday evenings at 5:30pm.

Each weekend includes two courses, yoga, and integration.


$4,450 - See Details


For questions, please contact the registrar at 408-846-4060.

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Make your dream of studying Ayurveda affordable

Mount Madonna offers the following ways to support you in financing your education:

  • Early Bird, Senior, and Bring a Friend Discounts
  • Payment Plans Available

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