Doctor of Philosophy in Physiology & Health
Maharishi International University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Philosophy in Physiology and Health is a research program designed to give students experience in Maharishi AyurVeda and other natural healthcare practices. Students will study aging, mental health, molecular biology, neuroscience applications, cardiovascular health, and more. Students enjoy the support of fellow researchers who are dedicated to finding natural cures and remedies.

Classes include, but are not limited to:

  • Biostatistics
  • Science and technology of consciousness
  • Advanced topics in physiology and integrated medicine

Students who are part of the Ph.D. program will specialize in one area of health such as neuroscience, applied molecular biology, or stress-related mental health disorders. Doctoral-level training leads to discoveries being published. The online doctor of philosophy program in physiology and health can lead to a rewarding career helping people become healthier through prevention-oriented practices.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Maharishi International University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Must hold an MS in Physiology or equivalent, MS in Maharishi AyurVeda and Integrative Medicine, MD, DO, or ND degree, or be a licensed nurse practitioner, physician assistant, or equivalent health professional
  • Must learn the TM technique before starting the first class