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Foreign Equivalency

Documentation of foreign equivalency must be submitted to the Acupuncture Board with English translation by applicants who received their formal education and training in another country. The training received must be equivalent to that required in Board-approved schools or tutorial programs. As a Foreign Applicant, one must have their transcript translated and evaluated by one of our approved evaluating companies. A list of all approved evaluators can be found at: http://www.naces.org/members.html