Application Fee

Doctoral and Master’s degrees, before the priority deadline: $50
Doctoral and Master’s degrees, after the priority deadline: $150
Academic certificates: $50

Re-application fee for all programs: $50
(For previous applicants of certificate and degree program only, please contact the Office of Graduate Admissions for the appropriate discount code)

Transfer fee for all programs: $25
(For current MUIH students transferring from one certificate or degree program to another and MUIH Alumni)
Military fee: $25
(For active duty, veterans, and reservist; military spouses)

CASS participants are not eligible for application fee discounts.

All application fees are non-refundable.

Non-Refundable Tuition Deposit

Doctoral degrees: $500
Master’s degrees, except Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine: $350
Master of Acupuncture and Master of Oriental Medicine: $500
Academic certificates: $150


MUIH sets tuition rates annually for the academic year and tuition varies by program. Click the links below to view a PDF document of the current tuition for each program. MUIH reserves the right to increase tuition rates and fees at any point in the academic year.

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

Ayurvedic Wellness

Health and Wellness Coaching

Health Promotion

  • Master of Science in Health Promotion – Community Health Education concentration
  • Master of Science in Health Promotion – Workplace Wellness concentration
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Workplace Wellness

Herbal Medicine

Integrative Health Studies

  • Master of Arts in Integrative Health Studies
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Integrative Health Studies

Narrative Health

  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Narrative Health

Nutrition and Integrative Health

Yoga Therapy

  • Master of Science in Yoga Therapy

Courses for Advanced Special Standing

Tuition & Fee Rates
Fall 2020 – Summer 2021

General Tuition Rates
Course Type Course Code Rate per Credit
Acupuncture ACP or AOM 605
Chinese Herbs CHP or AOM 605
Oriental Medicine MOM or AOM 605
Yoga Therapy YOGA 761
Applied Philosophy & Practices APP 870
Ayurveda AYUR 870
Health and Wellness Coaching COA 870
Health Education IHED 870
Health Promotion HPRO 870
Herbal Medicine HRB 870
Integrative Health Management IHM 870
Integrative Health Studies INHS 870
Integrative Health Sciences ISCI 894
Narrative Health NARR 870
Nutrition NUTR 894
Research RSCH 894


Tuition Rate Exceptions

Tuition exceptions may apply in the following cases. Please see the Tuition Rate Exceptions document for more information.

  • Doctor of Acupuncture: MAc/MOM alumni returning 2020 and later
  • Doctor of Clinical Nutrition: All tracks
  • Doctor of Oriental Medicine: MAc/MOM alumni returning 2020 and later
  • Master of Science in Yoga Therapy: Students initially enrolled Fall 2019 and prior



University Fee
All students, including students taking a voluntary break in enrollment.
Cooking Lab Fee
NUTR 681 – 689; On Campus Courses Only
Cooking Kit Fee
M.S. in Nutrition and Integrative Health students (1st trimester) and other students taking cooking labs (NUTR 681 – 689)
Herb Kit Fee 
Students enrolled in the following herbal medicine courses:
HRB 605
HRB 620b
HRB 622
HRB 642
HRB 705
HRB 635a
HRB 635b
HRB 636a
HRB 715
Due to international customs requirements, we do ship herb kits outside of the United States
Late Registration Fee $75/course added after registration deadline and before start of the schedule adjustment period for current students

$150/course added during the schedule adjustment period for current students and for new students who have confirmed before the late confirmed student registration period begins

Credit Card Processing Fee 2.75% of amount paid by credit card
Graduation Fee $75
Non-Refundable​ Tuition Deposits
Doctoral Programs
Master’s Programs, except MAc/MOM
Certificate Programs (PBC, PMC)
Nutrition Internship

If you have billing inquiries, please contact

Refund Policy

Return of Federal Funds to Title IV

Financial Aid

Students who are interested in receiving Financial Aid to cover their tuition should visit Financial Aid page. You are able to see the various types of financial aid. We offer the 6 steps process for financial aid and other ways of funding your education.