ACHS Adds New Accredited Master Degrees

American College of Healthcare Sciences
Adds Four New Fully Accredited Master
Degree Programs

CONTACT: Tanja Kaneshiro                                 
TELEPHONE: (503) 244-0726


Portland, Oregon—May 7, 2013—Last week, American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) announced its four new fully online holistic nutrition, aromatherapy, and herbal medicine Master of Science degree programs open to students with a bachelor’s degree in all disciplines.

“These accredited programs provide students interested in teaching and/or working in the healthcare industry the opportunity to follow their heart, offering them the specialization they have been asking for in choosing a holistic health modality that allows them to broaden their knowledge in the field of integrative medicine,” says ACHS President and Founder Dorene Petersen.

Career-focused students can meet their educational goals by enrolling in these ground-breaking graduate programs:

ACHS, an innovative Portland, Oregon based college, has been accredited by the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education Training Council (DETC) since June 2003 and is recognized throughout the healthcare community.  It is the first accredited, completely online college offering holistic health education, with certificate, diploma, and undergraduate and graduate degree programs.

Master of Science programs start three times a year. Undergraduate programs start five times a year. Students can start as early as the Summer Semester, May 20, 2013! To request more information call (800) 487-8839 to speak with our helpful admissions advisors or go to today to learn more about what it takes to get started!

The mission of ACHS is to provide leadership in holistic health education through comprehensive professional online and on-campus education and high-quality natural products with a commitment to sustainable practices and principles. Through our mission, ACHS fosters competence, professionalism, and cooperation in holistic healthcare and works to preserve and share knowledge in natural medicine.

To request an interview with Dorene Petersen and additional information about ACHS programs, please call (800) 487-8839 or email

About ACHS

American College of Healthcare Sciences is an accredited member of the Accrediting Commission of the Distance Education and Training Council (DETC), and is one of the only accredited holistic health colleges offering fully online graduate and undergraduate degrees, diplomas, career-training certificates, and continuing education courses in alternative medicine fields such as herbal medicine, aromatherapy, holistic nutrition, and wellness coaching. Founded in 1978, ACHS is committed to exceptional online education and is recognized as an industry leader in innovative and affordable holistic health education. ACHS has helped many students and graduates worldwide to change their lives and advance their skills in holistic health fields such as: Certified Wellness Coach, Certified Holistic Nutrition Consultant, Certified Aromatherapist, Master Herbalist, and Holistic Health Practitioner. For more information about accredited ACHS programs and community wellness events, visit, call (800) 487-8839, or visit us on campus at 5940 SW Hood Ave., Portland, OR 97239.