Admissions Deadlines: Fall - August 6
Spring - December 6
Standardized Test Scores: Not required
Recommendations required: Two recommendations
Prior Academic Records: Transcripts required from all colleges and universities attended, whether or not credit was earned, the program was completed, or the credit appears as transfer credit on another transcript. Transcripts must be forwarded in their original sealed envelopes.
If academic records are in a language other than English, a certified English language translation must be provided in addition to the original transcripts; translations alone will not be accepted.
Official transcripts from institutions outside the U.S. must be accompanied by an official transcript evaluation from an accredited independent evaluating agency. Please be sure you request a detailed evaluation that includes all course titles, credit hours, grades, U.S. degree equivalency, grade-point averages (GPA), and date of degree conferral. Please see the list of acceptable foreign credential evaluation services (
Statement of Purpose: Applicants must include a 400–600 word essay describing your reasons for undertaking study at GW, your academic objectives, career goals, and related qualifications including collegiate, professional, and community activities relevant to your program of interest. Include any substantial accomplishments not already mentioned on the application form. Also include an explanation of how you plan to balance your day-to-day responsibilities with the responsibilities of being a graduate student (reading and writing assignments as well as other projects, typically with weekly deadlines for each course).
Degree and GPA requirements Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution. A medical degree or graduate degree in one of the core discipline areas is preferred.
3.0 GPA or above on a 4.0 scale
Additional Requirements: Completed coursework: 3 credit hours of Biochemistry and 3 credit hours of Anatomy or Anatomy / Physiology
International Applicants: PLEASE NOTE that the Health Sciences programs require the following minimum English language test scores for admission:
- Academic IETLS: an overall band score of 7.0 with no individual band score below 6.0; or
- TOEFL: 600 on paper-based or 100 on Internet-based; or
- Academic PTE: 68

Supporting documents not submitted online should be mailed to:

George Washington University 
ATTN: Transcript Processing Center 
8300 Norman Center Dr 
Suite 400 
Bloomington, MN 55437 

Alternatively, official electronic transcripts can be sent to

Contact for questions:
202-994-0384 (phone)
202-994-0870 (fax)
Hours: 9 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 36 credits, including 27 credits in required courses and 9 credits in elective courses.

INTM 6200Foundations of Integrative Medicine Research
INTM 6101Nutrition I: Assessment, Diagnosis, and Intervention
INTM 6102Nutrition II: Life Cycle
INTM 6201Foundations in Integrative Medicine
INTM 6202Self-Care Methods for Health Care Professionals
INTM 6203Nutritional Metabolism and Environmental Exposure
INTM 6204Metabolic Networks in Integrative Medicine
INTM 6206Legal and Medical Ethics in Integrative Medicine
INTM 6210Practical Application of Integrative Medicine I
INTM 6212Clinical Research in Integrative Medicine
9 credits in elective courses selected from the following:
INTM 6105Advanced Nutrition: Biochemistry
INTM 6110Food Technology and Health
INTM 6111Topics in Nutrition
INTM 6120Nutritional Immunology
INTM 6205Clinical Genomics, Proteomics, and Metabolomics
INTM 6211Practical Application of Integrative Medicine II (or)
INTM 6213Clinical Approaches in Integrative Medicine
Other elective courses may be selected in consultation with the program advisor.