The Master of Science in Aromatherapy from Maharishi University of Management is a unique online health and wellness degree program. As aromatherapy becomes a popular complement to standard medical treatment, individuals can complete this program as a way to set themselves apart from other aromatherapy practitioners. This holistic and scientifically-based program includes instruction in personalized application techniques through Maharishi AyurVeda Pulse Diagnosis along with deep knowledge of the therapeutic and chemical properties of essential oils. This program starts from a scientific basis of physiology, pathology, and chemistry, teaching the structure of aromatic molecules in essential oils, their chemical functions and reactions, biosynthesis, and therapeutic properties. You will then go on to study unique tools and techniques that help identify subtle aspects of the mind and body to use as a basis for essential oil recommendations.
Even though this is an online health and wellness degree, you will meet a community of online students from around the world who are also deeply committed to wellness, positive values, and personal inner growth. Coursework includes online discussions, allowing for the exchange of experiences and points of view along with the opportunity to develop new friendships.
- Requires a two-week professional training in the third year of the program
- A bachelor's degree
School Accreditation Statement
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission