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ACHS Announces Two New Accredited Holistic Health and Wellness Bachelor Degrees

ACHS Announces Two New Accredited Holistic Health and Wellness Bachelor Degrees

American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) today announces two new, fully online bachelor degree programs in holistic health enrolling for the spring 2018 term (starting Jan. 8) — Bachelor of Science in Holistic Nutrition and Bachelor of Science in Integrative Health…

American College of Healthcare Sciences Named a Military Friendly(R) School for Ninth Year in a Row

American College of Healthcare Sciences Named a Military Friendly(R) School for Ninth Year in a Row

​​​American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS.edu) announced today that is has earned the 2017-2018 Military Friendly® School designation for the ninth year in a row and the Bronze Award for Non-Traditional Schools. First published in 2009, Military Friendly® Schools is the most…

The Oregonian Names ACHS a Winner of the 2017 Top Workplaces Award

The Oregonian Names ACHS a Winner of the 2017 Top Workplaces Award

American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) has been awarded a 2017 Top Workplaces honor by The Oregonian. ACHS was named fourth in the top 45 small companies (99 employees or less) in Oregon and southwest Washington. ACHS president, Dorene Petersen, was further honored with…

ACHS Honored for Innovative Workplace Practices

ACHS Honored for Innovative Workplace Practices

American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) announces that is has been honored with the 2017 When Work Works Award in recognition of its innovative, effective, and flexible workplace practices. ACHS is one of 13 winners in Oregon; 2017 winners are…

ACHS Launches Certificate in Integrative Health and Fitness Training

ACHS Launches Certificate in Integrative Health and Fitness Training

​​​​The American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) announces a new Certificate in Integrative Health and Fitness Training available to current and prospective students beginning in the Fall 2017 term (beginning Sept. 6, 2017). The certificate program prepares students to work in the…

American College of Healthcare Sciences Ranked Number Two Best Green Workplace in Oregon for 2017

American College of Healthcare Sciences Ranked Number Two Best Green Workplace in Oregon for 2017

​American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) announced today that it has been named number two of 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon in 2017 by Oregon Business magazine. ACHS ranked number six out of the 100 Best in 2016, up six places…

Winrock International Honors Dorene Petersen With President's Volunteer Service Award

Winrock International Honors Dorene Petersen With President's Volunteer Service Award

Established in 2003, the Award is available on an annual basis to individuals, groups, and families who have met or exceeded requirements for volunteer service and have demonstrated exemplary citizenship through volunteering. As one of thousands of Certifying Organizations participating…

Holistic Nutrition Professionals Descend on Portland May 4-7, 2017

Holistic Nutrition Professionals Descend on Portland May 4-7, 2017

American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) announced today that it is the Pinnacle Sponsor for the 12th Annual National Association of Nutrition Professionals (NANP) Conference, Blazing Trails in Holistic Nutrition, in Portland, Ore., May 4-7, 2017. The conference will host…

ACHS Receives Gold Certification for Sustainability

ACHS Receives Gold Certification for Sustainability

​American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS), an accredited, online holistic health college based in the John's Landing neighborhood of SW Portland, has received gold level certification with the City of Portland Sustainability at Work program. Read the college's full profile…

Oregon Business Magazine Names ACHS #6 of 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon

Oregon Business Magazine Names ACHS #6 of 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon

American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS), an accredited, online integrative medicine college based in Portland, Ore., was recently recognized for being ranked #6 of 100 Best Companies to Work For in Oregon by Oregon Business magazine at their March 2,…

American College of Healthcare Sciences Announces Opening of Community Focused Satellite Campus in Kona, Hawaii

American College of Healthcare Sciences Announces Opening of Community Focused Satellite Campus in Kona, Hawaii

American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) announces the opening of its new satellite campus in the Central Kona Center Building in Kealakekua, Hawaii. Initially, the college’s new campus will offer on-site wellness workshops and classes to the local community, training…

American College of Healthcare Sciences MS in CAM Graduate Lisa Powell Awarded 2017 DEAC Famous Alumni Recognition

American College of Healthcare Sciences MS in CAM Graduate Lisa Powell Awarded 2017 DEAC Famous Alumni Recognition

​Lisa Powell, American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) graduate and Board Certified Holistic Nutritionist, has received the DEAC’s 2017 Famous Alumni award. The DEAC Famous Alumni award celebrates the achievements of distance education students who have demonstrated academic excellence and…

American College of Healthcare Sciences MS in Holistic Nutrition Graduate Stephanie Webb Receives 2017 DEAC Outstanding Graduate Award

American College of Healthcare Sciences MS in Holistic Nutrition Graduate Stephanie Webb Receives 2017 DEAC Outstanding Graduate Award

​Stephanie Webb, American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) graduate and holistic nutritionist, has received the DEAC’s 2017 Outstanding Graduate of the Year award. The DEAC Outstanding Graduate of the Year award celebrates the achievements of distance education students who have…

American College of Healthcare Sciences Named to 100 Best Companies to Work for in Oregon 2017

Portland, Oregon’s thriving health and wellness community has a new source of pride—the American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS), one of the area’s leading integrative medicine colleges, has been named to the 2017 100 Best Companies to Work For list…

Portland Pride: Apothecary Shoppe Releases PDX-Themed Essential Oil Blends

Portland Pride: Apothecary Shoppe Releases PDX-Themed Essential Oil Blends

The Apothecary Shoppe, the college store for American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) and an Oregon Tilth Certified Organic wellness supplies store based in John’s Landing (www.apothecary-shoppe.com), announces the release of a new essential oil line inspired by the unique…

Judy Starr Joins Board of Directors at American College of Healthcare Sciences

Judy Starr Joins Board of Directors at American College of Healthcare Sciences

American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) announces that Judy Starr has joined the college’s Board of Directors as a public member. ACHS is an accredited College offering integrative health education with online undergraduate and graduate degrees, diplomas, certificates, and CEUs…

American College of Healthcare Sciences Named a 2017 Military Friendly® School for 8th Year in a Row

American College of Healthcare Sciences Named a 2017 Military Friendly® School for 8th Year in a Row

The American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) announced today that it has earned the 2017 Military Friendly® School designation for the eighth year in a row from Victory Media, publisher of G.I. Jobs®, STEM JobsSM, and Military Spouse. First published…

American College of Healthcare Sciences Launches New Online Courses in Sports Nutrition

American College of Healthcare Sciences Launches New Online Courses in Sports Nutrition

​Students wishing to approach the field of sports nutrition and fitness from a holistic perspective now have an exciting opportunity to study the modality online. American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) has officially launched accredited graduate and undergraduate courses in…

American College of Healthcare Sciences Chosen as 2016 VET Spotlight Organization

American College of Healthcare Sciences Chosen as 2016 VET Spotlight Organization

The American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) has been selected as a 2016 When Work Works VET Spotlight organization. This designation recognizes ACHS’s commitment to creating unique, innovative, and effective accredited, online holistic health programs that support the goals of…

American College of Healthcare Sciences Launches Dean's List Honoring Exceptional Student Achievement

American College of Healthcare Sciences (ACHS) announces the launch of a new Dean’s List program. The ACHS Dean’s List provides public recognition of students’ outstanding academic achievement and commitment. The Dean’s List distinction is conferred to those students who have…

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