This program is a 9 month comprehensive herbal studies program which includes over 350 hours of classroom time.

The herbal studies program takes place on Tuesdays and Thursdays, as well as one intensive weekend a month. We are offering two separate programs to accommodate all. The day program will run from 11:00-2:30pm. The evening program will run from 5:30-8:45pm.

The program begins March 12th, 2022, and will conclude the end of December 2022.

Equinox Center of Herbal Studies 2022 Program Outline:

  • 50+ hours of Materia Medica:
    • Detailed plant monographs for 60+ individual plants
  • 14+ hours of Nutrition:
    • Includes an overviews of vitamins, minerals and supplements
    • Dietary health
    • Lifestyle and Habits
  • 28+ hours of Anatomy and Physiology:
    • An herb-centric and holistic view of the human body and its mechanisms.
  • 28+ hours of Botany:
    • A focus on plant identification with an added exploration of other aspects of botany.
    • The botany portion will focus on medicinal and edible plant families, as well as introducing proper identification techniques.
    • We will examine how plant cells work to achieve a science based understanding of medicinal plant properties.
  • Medicine making classes:
    • You will learn to make everything from herbal teas to creams and lotions!
  • A series of classes to geared towards heightening our spiritual selves and strengthening our intuition:
    • These classes are designed for the beginner to the advanced and are included to help you connect deeper with the natural world.
  • A variety of special topics:
    • These classes will be ranging from (but not limited to) fertility to caring for cancer.
    • Special topics will cover many aspects of special circumstances that are commonly found in our own lives, and those of our loved ones.
  • The program will also include:
    • Herb walks in a variety of locations
    • Field trips to farms and greenhouses
    • Guest lecturers …and much more!

The full cost of the program is $3,200 with payment plans available.

Expect additional costs for books and supplies for personal projects. All in class supplies are covered by tuition.