Herbal Medicine Programs

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Herbology is the science of identifying and studying herbs, ways of using herbs in industrial and health applications, methods of herbal extraction and preparation. Herbal medicine uses plant seeds, berries, roots, leaves, bark, or flowers for medicinal purposes. It is also concerned with researching herbs pharmacology and toxicology, and calculating safe dosage.

Herbology Certificate

Requirements: High school diploma or GED


Award: Herbology Certificate in the specified course


Total credits: 14


Core course credits: 8

  • MED 6010 Botanical/Herbal Medicine I (8 Credits)

Elective: 6 Credits

Tuition: $50/credit hour

Full Tuition: $700

Herbology Diploma

Requirements: High school diploma or GED

Award: Herbology Diploma

Total credits: 20

Core course credits: 16

  • MED 6010 Botanical/Herbal Medicine I (8 Credits)
  • MED 6020 Botanical/Herbal Medicine II (8 Credits)


Online Formulation Training: 4 credits


​Tuition: $50/credit hour​


Full Tuition: $1,000 

Master's Degree in Herbology 'Master Medical Herbalist'

Requirements:

  • Course in anatomy and physiology or demonstrated knowledge in anatomy and physiology equivalent to the course offered by AMNAH College: BioMed 5000 Systematic Human Anatomy & Physiology (8 Credits)
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Students who do not hold a bachelor's degree can seek the accelerated, condensed BS/MMH dual degree program in Herbal Medicine
  • Advanced placement is possible for students who already hold a bachelor's degree in a related field such as nursing, nutrition, botany, and biochemistry

Award: Master's Degree in Medical Herbology (Master Medical Herbalist)


Total credits: 40


Core course credits: 32

  • BioMed 5100 Systematic Pathophysiology (8 Credits)
  • MED 6010 Botanical/Herbal Medicine I (8 Credits)
  • MED 6020 Botanical/Herbal Medicine II (8 Credits)
  • MED 6030 Botanical/Herbal Medicine III (8 Credits)


Online Formulation Training: 4 credits


Online Clinical Cases: 4 credits

Tuition: $50/credit hour

Full Tuition: $2,000

Doctorate in Herbal Medicine

Requirements:

  • Course in anatomy and physiology or demonstrated knowledge in anatomy and physiology equivalent to the course offered by AMNAH College: BioMed 5000 Systematic Human Anatomy & Physiology (8 Credits)
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent
  • Students who do not hold a bachelor's degree can seek the accelerated, condensed BS/DHM dual degree program in Herbal Medicine
  • Advanced placement is possible for students who already hold a master's degree in a related field such as nursing, nutrition, botany, and biochemistry


Award: Doctor of Herbal Medicine


Total credits: 80


Core course credits: 44

  • BioMed 5100 Systematic Pathophysiology (8 Credits)
  • Med 6010 Botanical/Herbal Medicine I (8 Credits)
  • Med 6020 Botanical/Herbal Medicine II (8 Credits)
  • Med 6030 Botanical/Herbal Medicine III (8 Credits)
  • Med 6045 Aromatherapy (6 Credits)
  • Med 6050 Homeopathy (6 Credits)


Specialty and elective courses: 12 Credits


Electives can be chosen from any of the courses offered by AMNAH College. It is recommended that the student chose the elective courses from a secondary area of specialty like diabetes care, nutrition, natural medicine or any other area the student wish to have as a specialty.


Thesis: 12 Credits


Online Formulation Training: 6 Credits


Online Clinical Cases: 6 Credits

Tuition: $50/credit hour

Full Tuition: $4,000