Most Frequently Asked Questions
How does the New Eden School enrollment process work?
The process begins by submitting an online application at the “Apply Now” page. A school representative will then email you asking for three items; Copy of photo ID, copy of high school diploma or GED, and any relevant transcripts that can be used to waive any courses. Once all the documents are emailed to New Eden School, an enrollment agreement is drawn up for signature. Once this is completed, an acceptance letter is emailed to the student, a student ID is created and the student can begin his or her studies. The student receives the first course instructions after paying for the first course or the whole program.
Note: New Eden School Programs and Courses are strictly available through internet and email, we not not mail out courses or exams.
How does the online studies work?
Can exams be taken online?
Currently, many exams can be taken online with an automatic computerized grading system that instantly emails the students the results. All the exams should be available to take this way sometime in 2020. Many exams are now completed the following way; The student receives the open book exam along with the course instructions. When the student completes the open book exam, he or she emails the completed exam to the school email provided. It may take three to six business days for the exam to be graded.
Are there instructors available for assistance to answer questions about the coursework?
When students need help, they can email their questions to the school and an instructor, from a pool of instructors, will answer their questions. Since we are an online school, communication is primarily through email.
Is it necessary to become board certified, registered, or licensed after completing my studies at New Eden School?
Can I transfer credits to another school once I complete my studies with New Eden?
What kind of accreditation does New Eden School have?
Our accreditation is private and professional and not government sanctioned.
Can I practice in my State with a Naturopathic education from New Eden School, especially with the ND designation?
You will have to check your State. In many States, you can freely practice.
Note: The practice of Naturopathy is prohibited in Tennessee, South Carolina and Florida.
Important: New Eden School graduates do not qualify to take NPLEX Exams. These exams are reserved for Naturopathic Physicians who have graduated from one of the eight brick and mortar medical naturopathy schools in America and are allowed to diagnose and treat in many states. New Eden School graduates cannot diagnose and treat but teach and guide individuals or groups in natural health and wellness choices.
Can I practice as a Nutritionist in my State with a CNC or CHN diploma from New Eden School?
Visit the following site to check your State’s status, www.nutritionadvocacy.org
In States where a Dietition type license is required to practice, all our graduates from any of our programs cannot advertise themselves as nutritionist but Natural Health or Holistic Health Practitioners or Counselors.
In these restricted States, graduates need to avoid using nutritional questionnaires, but they can utilize Wellness or Holistic Health Surveys.
A PMA license is higly recommended for those living in restricted States, see www.pmai.us
Where can I practice legally with an Herbalist certificate, diploma or degree earned from New Eden School?
Where can I practice legally with the Natural Health Practitioner (NHP) Educational Programs your School offers?
With the completion of any of the New Eden School programs, the graduate can teach and guide individuals or groups in the area of natural health and holistic wellness.
Note: With the exception of the Naturopathic and Nutritionist Award Programs, all of the other educational programs New Eden School offers can be utilized to practice in any State in the USA, but always check your State Laws to be sure that no changes have occurred.
If I enroll in a course or program, once completed, can I apply the credits to another program I may want to enroll in at New Eden School?
Do you offer scholarships, grants, or accept government aid?
How long has New Eden School been in operation?
New Eden School has been in operation since 2010. It presently holds a certificate of authority granted by the Indiana Secretary of State.
What kind of students is New Eden School looking for?
How long do I have to complete a course or a program?
Concerning programs, it depends on the type of program. Certificate programs should not exceed two years.
Diploma programs should not exceed three years. Advanced diploma programs and degree programs should not exceed five years. Again, we grant extensions all the time.
Can I retake an exam if I fail it?
The second try at the exam is with no charge. If a third attempt is needed, there is a 60.00 charge. This also applies to any attempt thereafter (4th, 5th).
What constitutes an unaccredited school and a diploma mill college ?
A diploma mill college is a business that gives out awards and degrees for money, not considering prior learning, life and work experience. These are fake colleges.
Does New Eden School offer awards based on life, work and prior learning assessment?
Visit the Prior Learning page to see what we offer.