1. Place $100 (non-refundable) program deposit

2. Submit Application 

3. Call Schedule an interview and school tour! 

Please allow 1-2 weeks for application review. 

Class meets one Saturday and Sunday a month for two years, including a weekly students clinic beginning in January. The first three classes and student clinic orientation are required to continue in the program. Student clinic begins Wednesday January 27th 2021 and continues to meet every Wednesday evening. 

New Student Class Dates

Class 1: November 21-22 Class 1 
Class 2: December 12-13 Class 2
Class 3: January 23-24 Class 3

*Dates are subject to change

Above Classes are MANDATORY for start of the

Chinese Herbalism Program

Class meets one Saturday and Sunday a month for two years, including a weekly students clinic beginning in January.

Remaining 2020 DATES:
June 6-7  Pathology
 July- 4-5  Pharmacology & Herb / Drug Interactions​/ Patents
 August 1-2  Barefoot Doctoring
 September 5-6  Gynecology and Fertility

 October 3-4 Pediatrics and Geriatrics: Special Populations 

Sunday October 4th: Senior Graduation!  

 November 7th-8th Topic TBD 

December 5th-6th TBD

*Dates are subject to change


$250/month for 24 months. 
Pay-as-you-go: $250 per weekend intensive (24 intensives total)

 Pay Tuition in Full:$5300 total

Save $700 when paying in full!

(10% off total tuition + waived application fee)
Payment plans available. Contact us by email for more information.

There is a non-refundable clinic fee that goes towards space and supplies used while practicing in the weekly student clinic. Student clinic begins in January.

Clinic fee payment options:

$300 for the full two years or two annual payments of $150. 

Required texts for the course: 
The Foundations of Chinese Medicine

A Comprehensive Text for Acupuncturists and Herbalists (3rd Edition) by Giovanni Maciocia​

Chinese Medical Herbology and Pharmacology 

by John K. Chen and Tina T. Chen

Chinese Herbal Medicine Formulas and Strategies 

by Bensky and Barolet

2020 Clinical Chinese Herbalist Program 


Next session starts November 2020

The $100 administrative fee due upon registering for the program is non-refundable (upon program acceptance, this will go towards student memberships for the American Herbalists Guild and the United Plant Savers). 

  • Cancelling up to 1 week prior to the start of the program: Refunds available or funds transferable to future classes. 
  • Cancelling after the first class: 50% of total tuition is refundable.
  • Cancelling after the secondclass: 25% of total tuition is refundable.
  • After thethird class, there are no refunds given and the total sum of tuition is due in full – even if all classes are not completed.

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Questions about our program, or need help registering? 
Contact us by phone or email.

PHONE: (727) 318-2505

We are located at 2520 Central Ave. St. Petersburg, FL 33712 

HOURS: Monday-Friday 9-5 and Saturday 9-4