Diploma in Herbal Studies – Master Herbalist
American College of Healthcare Sciences

Program Details

Complete a rigorous and extensive education with these online degrees in healthcare.  Ideal for medical professionals, this program provides a professional working knowledge of herbalism.  Study everything from the history of herbal medicine and its uses to restore wellness to when individuals need referrals to their licensed healthcare provider for diagnosis and treatment.  Other topics explored include:

  • Major active constituents in botanicals
  • Safety issues
  • Drug-herb interactions
  • Ethical wildcrafting
  • Field identification

You will learn both the appropriate medical terminology for discussion with healthcare providers and the appropriate terminology to use with consumers when educating about the use of herbs and natural products in holistic health.  Plus, courses cover the steps needed to set up a business in this field.

Graduates are qualified to apply for professional membership with the American Herbalists Guild to achieve the Registered Herbalist—RH (AHG) designation.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)

School Accreditation & Licensing

American College of Healthcare Sciences is accredited by:

Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official High School Transcript/GED Score