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Student Visas for International Students

HMI’s College of Hypnotherapy is authorized under Federal Law to enroll nonimmigrant students and issue M1 International Student Visas.

The One Year Resident In-Person Training at HMI Offers…

  • Flexible evening lectures that meet twice a week.
  • Flexible practice workshops with instructors and students during the afternoons and on weekends.
  • On campus clinical internship allows you to start your hypnotherapy practice in six months.
  • Professional office and clinical supervision included for internship.
  • Live therapies conducted in the classroom on “real” clients.
  • Business courses and elective seminars for advanced training.

More details on our Nationally Accredited, one year hypnotherapy training and internship program.

In order to be eligible for a Student Visa you must be able to meet the following criteria:

  1. You must be able to demonstrate that you have the cash reserves to pay the tuition for HMI’s one year training ($15,820.00 USD) and cover living expenses in Los Angeles for one year (approximately $23,500.00 USD) for a total of approximately $39,300.00 USD. U.S. To satisfy this requirement you can provide your most recent bank statement.
  2. You must have a U.S. address you will use as a place of residence while attending school. HMI does NOT provide a service for locating a residence for you. As far as housing is concerned, there are many apartments and extended stay hotels within minutes from the college as well as public transportation by bus and the metro train. We can send you a list of helpful websites for your relocation process.
  3. Before you apply for the Student Visa, you must first successfully complete HMI’s online Hypnosis in History and Foundations in Hypnotherapy courses. You are able to take the both these online courses for no charge. This will give you the opportunity to explore if a Career in Hypnotherapy is right for you. It is a requirement that you complete this these courses with a 70% or better grade before you can apply to HMI’s In-Person Residency Training Program.

Please let us know if you have the ability to meet these requirements. We look forward to having you as a student at the Hypnosis Motivation Institute.

Yours in Success,

George Kappas, MA, LMFT
HMI Director