Southern Cross University

Southern Cross University

Southern Cross University stands for what matters. It’s not a slogan. It’s an ethos that informs our courses, our research, and our direction as a university. It means we are committed to protecting and managing our precious natural resources, to understanding and advancing our human world. Regenerating, challenging, exploring, experimenting; finding solutions where there appeared to be none, building knowledge from the ground up. Adapting and finding resilience in an uncertain world.


Postgraduate courses can only be recognised if the applicant holds a recognised qualification in Naturopathy, Nutrition, or Western Herbal Medicine. An applicant will be eligible if they complete the Masters of Naturopathic Medicine in conjunction with Southern Cross University’s Bachelor of Health Science (Health and Lifestyle) course.

  • Military Road, Lismore NSW 2480
  • https://www.scu.edu.au/
  • 1800 626 481

Recognised Courses

Master of Naturopathic Medicine


The Master of Naturopathic Medicine prepares graduates for entry into professional naturopathic medicine practice. Graduates develop a clear scope of practice across diverse clinical settings, a strong focus on patient-centred care, a solid understanding of the role of naturopaths within healthcare teams and the contemporary healthcare landscape, knowledge and skills in clinical reasoning, critical thinking, research methods and evidence-based practice.
  • Undergraduate Prerequisite Required
  • On-Campus Study
  • Online Study
  • 1 Year Full Time