Graduate Certificate in Herbal Medicine
American College of Healthcare Sciences

Program Details

Prepare for modern healthcare with these online healthcare degrees.  Explore both herbal medicine and its uses.  Courses provide an advanced knowledge base of herbal materia medica and emphasize the practical use of medicinal plants.  Principles of toxicology are at the forefront of the curriculum as students examine the effects of herb-herb and herb-drug interactions and possible allergic and adverse reactions.  The risks and benefits of commonly used botanical substances are analyzed along with contemporary methods of reliable plant identification. 

Examine current databases and reports regarding:

  • Phytochemical studies
  • Toxicological studies
  • Epidemiological studies
  • Methods of administration
  • Active constituents in each botanical

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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

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Candidates must complete an Admissions Assessment