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Maryland University of Integrative Health
Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Herbal Studies
The Herbal Studies program is designed for individuals with a keen interest in herbs, wellness, and self-care. People with a background or interest in horticulture and gardening, culinary arts and nutrition, public health and education, and the environment and sustainability, as well as people who are parents and caregivers, will find the program relevant and valuable.
For thousands of years, people all over the world have had a vast knowledge of their local plants, using them as allies to tend to their health through the changing seasons. With a Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Herbal Studies from Maryland University of Integrative Health, you can recapture that wisdom and create greater health, wellness, and vitality for yourself and others using herbs, food, and an increased awareness of the natural world.
This one-of-a-kind program combines modern, scientific knowledge with traditional herbal wisdom, using the cycles of nature to guide the integration of herbs into daily life. The program’s emphasis on practical skills ensures that you will learn to incorporate herbs into food preparation and a healthy diet, and prepare simple and useful herbal remedies.
This 12-credit program is offered online. On-campus projects and internships will be available for students to engage in hands-on learning in medicinal plant harvesting, processing, formulary, medicine making, and quality control analysis.
Where can you go from here?
The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate integrates with a number of other programs at Maryland University of Integrative Health.
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 12
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 755
In State Tuition (per year): 9120 USD
Out State Tuition (per year): 9120 USD
Classification: Specialized Institution—Other separate health profession school
Locale: Large Suburb