Holistic Health

  • Bachelor of Science

In Person Plus at:

  • Castleton, VT
  • Johnson, VT
  • Lyndon, VT

In Person Plus programs are In Person with options for cross-campus classes and flexibility for remote study.

Also available online

One of the few programs of its kind in the country, the Bachelor of Science in Holistic Health will train you to provide advanced care in a wide variety of holistic health practices — including chiropractic, naturopathy, traditional Chinese medicine, yoga, herbalism, and more. 

Our courses are primarily taught outside in nature, and there are opportunities to deepen your understanding of holistic health practices through internships. We also provide lots of hands-on interaction and direct experience with patients.

Why Study Holistic Health at Vermont State?

  • Use what you learn for self-care: We help you apply what you learn to your self-care, so you can put healthy strategies into practice for handling the stresses of your college experience. This is one of the best ways to learn integrative, cross-cultural, and evidence-based science across various holistic health practices and therapies.
  • One of the few programs of its kind: The program, rooted in a 20-year-old evolving program reviewed and assessed by leaders in mind-body medicine, is one of only a few in the country.
  • Based on well-respected scientific standards: Learn at the standards set by the National Institutes of Health’s National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health and Bastyr University’s School of Naturopathic Medicine
  • Faculty expertise: The director and primary faculty for Vermont State’s Bachelor of Science in Holistic Health is a practicing holistic health doctor.  

Financial Aid for Holistic Health Students

Vermont State University is providing a high-quality, affordable degree in holistic health to students across Vermont and beyond. More than eighty percent of Vermont State students are awarded financial aid, including new students, transfer students, international students, out-of-state students, and first-generation students. Our financial aid team is here to help you explore all your options.

Internships & Jobs in Holistic Health

At Vermont State, you’ll gain leading-edge skills for holistic health jobs through internships, co-ops, career coaching, and more. Our internship placements will help you grow your professional network.