Anatomy and Physiology

Kerala Ayurveda Academy aligns our program requirements with the National Ayurvedic Medical Association (NAMA), the largest organization representing the Ayurvedic industry in the United States. It is important for Ayurvedic students of professional programs to have adequate knowledge of Anatomy and Physiology. The equivalent of 6 college level Anatomy and Physiology credits are required as a corequisite for Kerala Ayurveda Academy’s level I Ayurvedic Wellness Counselor (AWC), level II Ayurvedic Wellness Practitioner (AWP) and level III Ayurvedic Doctor (AD) certification programs. Students are required to provide proof of A&P course completion to receive these program certifications.

The equivalent of 6 college level Anatomy & Physiology credits is a corequisite for the following programs:


How to satisfy this requirement

The corequisite can be taken simultaneously with one of these KAA programs, so long as it is completed for certification. KAA offers the following options for you to comply with the A&P requirement.


➤ If you have completed less than 70 hours or have not taken any formal Anatomy and Physiology training

You may take our Fundamentals in Anatomy and Physiology + Medical Terminology 2-course bundle (total 72 hrs) through our partner Cengage/ed2go by clicking the button below. The course fee is $150 and it can be taken entirely online.

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➤ If you have already taken 70+ hours of coursework in Anatomy and Physiology or are a health care professional currently practicing

You can opt out of this corequisite by contacting with a description of previous course(s) taken and a copy of your transcript.