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Areas of Study

Explore Your Passion For Wellness

American College of Healthcare Sciences specializes in accredited online education. Our mission is driven by the principles and vision of Founding President Dorene Petersen, who founded the college in 1978 as a pioneer in holistic health education. 

Meet our community and explore our evidence-based, online programs:

Meet the ACHS Community

Our holistic health blog frequently highlights our students, graduates, faculty as well as sharing wellness tips, DIY recipes and more!

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Student Testimonials

What Our Graduates Are Saying

2023 DEAC FA Dr Janet Carter

“Finishing a degree with honors has bolstered my self-confidence and efforts to keep sharing alternative treatments. I am grateful to ACHS for allowing me this opportunity for growth and achievement”.

Dr. Janet Carter, MSHM

2023 Famous Alumni, MS in Herbal Medicine

DEAC OG Sian Seligman

“ACHS has been instrumental in my development and has given me the motivation and confidence to give back to my community and educate others on the importance of plant medicine and psychedelics…”

Sian Seligman, MSHM

2023 Outstanding Graduate, MS in Herbal Medicine


Micro-Credentials at ACHS


Explore Wellness Topics with Our Free Webinars

We believe in the power of sharing knowledge to guide each of us through our holistic health journeys. With the help of ACHS faculty, alumni, and current students, we are happy to provide free webinar opportunities covering all things health and wellness. Choose from different webinar formats like education sessions, panels, live demos, and more!


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