Safety Tips for 13 Essential Oils | Part 2

essential oil safety tips part 2

By ACHS Founding President Dorene Petersen, BA, Dip.NT, Dip.Acu, RH (AHG) In this blog post, ACHS Founding President Dorene Petersen shares her expertise with valuable safety tips for seven essential oils. You can read part 1 with six more essential oil profiles here, and we hope you find part 2 equally informative. 7. Essential Oil […]

Professional Liability Insurance

Professional Liability Insurance Professional Liability Insurance Professional Liability Insurance (also called Errors and Omissions (E&O), Malpractice or Professional Indemnity Insurance) is the protection you need if you provide advice or professional services to clients. This coverage is designed to protect holistic health professionals against liability incurred as a result of client claims of errors or omissions in […]

FSA Disbursements

FSA Disbursement Federal Student Aid for eligible students is disbursed to ACHS 30 days after the start date of a semester following verification of attendance (census) in the semester during the first 14 days of class.Students must participate in an academically-related activity in their online classroom during the first two weeks of class or they […]


Non-Discrimination ACHS is committed to equal opportunity and equal treatment for all qualified individuals. ACHS does not discriminate nor will it tolerate discrimination against any person because of age, gender, gender-identity, color, race, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other class protected by law. Title IX ACHS complies […]

Vaccination Requirements

Vaccination Requirements ACHS does not have any vaccination requirements for attendance. Industry Leaders ACHS Partnerships & Affiliations

Nutrition State Law Disclosures

Nutrition State Law Disclosures Nutrition Professional Licensing American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The DEAC is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency and recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). Learn more about accreditation online here. In addition […]

Substantive Interaction Requirements

Substantive Interaction Requirements ACHS courses are designed to provide weekly interaction between faculty and students through faculty-directed weekly discussions, assessment feedback on weekly assignments, weekly live lectures and faculty office hours.  Students receiving federal financial aid are required to participate in substantive interaction with faculty to remain eligible for funding. Students are required to establish […]

Student Discounts

ACHS is always searching for discounted benefits for our students to help with their research and new career prospects. Currently, enrolled students can look forward to getting access to discounts from many stores and retailers like Apple, Microsoft, Adobe, Amazon and Spotify. You’ll also find discounts for things like contacts, parking, car insurance and much […]

Military Scholarships for Holistic Health Education at ACHS

Military Scholarships for Holistic Health Education at ACHS ACHS Military Scholarship ACHS offers a Military Scholarship Program for Active Duty Military, National Guard, Reserves, and Military Dependents of Active Duty Service Members, and Veterans with an honorable discharge who are not eligible for military education benefits. The ACHS Military Scholarship awards a one-time tuition scholarship […]

Military Friendly Holistic Health Programs at ACHS

Military Friendly Holistic Health Programs at ACHS Proudly Serving Military Students Military students face a variety of unique challenges. As a military-friendly institution, American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) makes it easy for veterans and their families to maximize their educational benefits and invest in their future with career training in holistic health. ACHS demonstrates […]

B-Corp Certification

B-Corp Certification ACHS is a Certified B Corporation and a registered benefit company in the State of Oregon. Here are just a few highlights that set ACHS apart and demonstrate our commitment to serving our communities and the planet. At ACHS, we: Have a Board of Directors and management staff committed to treating our social/environmental […]


Milestones, Achievements, and Awards Apply Now Request Information Milestones and Achievements 2022 Debuted Integrative Cannabis Specialist (ICS®) micro-credential Chosen as a 2022-2023 Military Friendly School, earning Top 10 School designation for online schools with a 3rd place ranking. Ranked #4 in the annual Oregon 100 Best Green Workplaces Finished 27th overall in the Plastic Free […]