These course are designed to be taken one at a time, and in sequence. Each course adds 60 credits to your overall graduation credits to earn the Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). Each course takes about 6 to 9 months to complete.

All courses are in books and paper tests format. We believe that we give a more complete education than you could ever get from watching videos. Plus, you get to keep all your learning materials for future reference; not something the video classes offer.

Payment can easily be made through a PayPal account or by money order. If you need to arrange a payment plan, please feel free to call to discuss. (805) 625-2571. 


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               17931 Texas Lane

               Santa Paula, CA 93060

​​​​Associate of Arts Degree

​in Holistic Nutrition

Focus is on the subject of Nutrition for Vibrant Health and Beauty. This course is worth 60 university credits.

  • Biology 20 credits
  • The Importance of Water in Human Health 5 credits
  • Healing Foods 5 credits
  • Colon Health 10 credits
  • Nerve and Brain Health      10 credits
  • Nutrition for Ultimate Beauty   10 credits

$1,000 - An accredited degree course that results in certification for the student.

​60 credits / no prerequisite



The Journal of the American Medical Association reports a 47.3 increase in total visit to alternative practitioners and consultants because alternative healthcare more closely mirrors their own values, beliefs, and philosophical orientations toward life. Also, as people will need to take better care of their health in the future to avoid the high costs of illness, people will turn to consultants and practitioners to help them navigate that improved health, and that is where you will come in. It is estimated that holistic wellness will become a trillion dollar industry, impacting nearly every aspect of our lives.

Carter Institute for Natural Health Studies has full board accreditation with the American Association of Drugless Practioners. Students who have graduated from a school or college holding professional accreditation status by the AADP are eligible to apply for board certification.

Carter Institute graduates who become certified are eligible for the following:

  • Free patient referrals
  • Licensed laboratories for non-invasive tests
  • Consultations to increase your practice
  • One-time board certification fee
  • Professional affiliation
  • AADP Board Certification certificate

Are you the Natural Consultant type?

  • Do you love helping people?
  • Do you desire to make a positive impact on the world and on your community?
  • Do you want to make more money, faster and easier than you are now?
  • Do you like being the 'go to' person when there is a question?
  • Would you like to become healthier?
  • Would you like more time for yourself, and for your family and friends?

If you said 'yes' to these questions, then you are a Carter Institute type and perfectly suited to becoming a Carter Institute for Natural Health Studies

Each course is accredited, and results in student certification with the American Association of Drugless Practitioners, as well as being eligible for certification with the American Alternative Medical Association, and will garner all the rights and recognition thereof.

Bachelor of Science Degree in Holistic Nutrition Focus is onthe subject of detoxification for Body, Mind, and Spirit: Understanding how physical toxins, and toxins created by emotions can create either wellness or disease.

This course is worth 60 university credits:

  • Methods and diets to detoxify the body 20 credits
  • The Mind/Body connection in disease formation 30 credits
  •  How Clearing the Body of Toxins Affects Individual Organs 10 credits

​Studies show that there is a greater mind / body connection to chronic and degenerative diseases than what is usually recognized.

$1,200 - An accredited degree course that results in certification for the student. 

120 credits earned by completing AA degree prerequisite.

Doctor of Holistic Health

Iridology in Theory

and in Practice

The brain registers everything that is happening within the body, and the eyes are an extension of the brain. Everything that is happening in the body shows in the iris of the eye. The student learns the topography of the iris, and how to determine if disease is imminent or if disease is resolving.

An accredited, certification course that one can build a career with $1,600

Carter Institute for Natural Health Studies is dedicated to providing the best holistic education possible, in order to spread health and wealth to individuals and communities around the world. 

​​​Master of Science Degree in Holistic Nutrition Focus is on the subject of Fasting for Health, Longevity, and Spiritual Unfoldment

There is much more to fasting than just doing without food. Fasting has shown itself to dissolve tumors and growths in the body. Fasting from emotions and media is also thoroughly discussed as to their impact on human health. Gain the knowledge necessary to help a client through an intelligent fasting process. $1,400 An accredited degree course that results in certification for the student. 60 credits for this course/ 180 credits for students who have completed AA and BS degrees prerequisite.

Carter Institute for Natural Health Studies

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