ACHS Theses & Capstone Projects

American College of Healthcare Sciences graduate students complete a comprehensive thesis or Capstone project as part of all Masters program requirements. These theses and Capstone projects are shared here to expand the availability of scholarly research in the field of complementary alternative medicine and share the tremendous work of ACHS's graduates with our worldwide holistic health community!

View theses and capstones by year using the links below. If a project is not available to download, please contact with the title you would like to access, and we will be happy to reach out to the graduate for permission to share the project.

Important Note: These are Capstone submissions from students that may not reflect editorial feedback received during the final review process. If you are interested in the research included within these works, or in publishing these works, please email your request to, and we will be happy to share your request with the paper’s author so that he or she may correspond with you directly. Be sure to include the author’s name and title of the work in your email.