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Certificate in Chinese Herbal Medicine (CCHM)

The Chinese Herbal Medicine Certificate program is designed to be completed in two years.
This program will cost $19,534 in tuition and fees if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses and transportation. Estimated cost for books will average $600 per year. These costs were accurate for entry in the 2019-2020 Academic Year.

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $ 21,490 of debt (average as of 2018).

The Chinese Herbal Medicine certificate qualifies students to sit for the NCCAOM licensure exam, which is required to obtain herbal licensure in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware. The Certificate alone is required for practice in Maryland, New York, and Ohio. To see other states, go to for a list of requirements.


For more information about the Won Institute’s graduation rates, loan default rates, and other metrics, please visit our Consumer Information page.  Information on other institutions can be found here: Note: The Institute has not had sufficient numbers of graduates to be included on this website at this time.  

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