Approved Training Programs

There are currently 38 schools/training programs approved by the Board (22 in California and 16 in other states). For more information on how to become an approved school, please refer to the section titled Education – School Approval Process.

For additional information concerning enrollment at one of the Acupuncture Board approved schools, please contact each school directly.

School

Approved Training Program 

Compliance Report 

Probation 

Revocation 

Academy of Chinese Culture & Health Sciences  Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (MSTCM) Pending     
1600 Broadway, Suite 200 Curriculum Hours: 3,025      
Oakland, CA 94612 Approved: 12/07/1985      
Phone: (510) 763-7787        
www.acchs.edu         
         
Academy of Oriental Medicine at Austin  Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)      
4701 West Gate Boulevard  Curriculum Hours: 3,398      
Austin, TX 78745 Approved: 12/08/1997      
Phone: (512) 454-1188        
www.aoma.edu        
         
Acupuncture & Integrative Medicine College, Berkeley  Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) Pending     
2550 Shattuck Avenue  Curriculum Hours: 3,368      
Berkeley, CA 94704 Approved: 01/16/1988      
Phone: (510) 666-8284        
www.aimc.edu        
         
Alhambra Medical University  Master of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MSAOM) Pending     
55 South Raymond Avenue, Suite 105 Curriculum Hours: 3,010      
Alhambra , CA 91801 Approved: 02/23/2007      
Phone: (626) 289-7719        
https://amu.edu        
         
American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine  Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)      
9100 Park West Drive  Curriculum Hours: 3,135      
Houston, TX 77063 Approved: 02/27/2001      
Phone: (800) 729-4456        
www.acaom.edu        
         
American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (MSTCM) Pending     
455 Arkansas Street Curriculum Hours: 3,131      
San Francisco, CA 94107 Approved: 11/06/1982      
Phone: (415) 282-7600        
www.actcm.edu        
         
Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine  Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (MSTCM)      
100 East Broward Boulevard, Suite 100 Curriculum Hours: 3,048      
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301 Approved: 11/02/2007      
Phone: (954) 763-9840         
www.atom.edu        
         
Bastyr University Master of Science in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MSAOM)      
14500 Juantia Drive N.E. Curriculum Hours: 3,479      
Kenmore, WA 95028 Approved: 07/24/1996      
Phone: (425) 823-1300        
www.bastyr.edu        
         
California Trinity University  Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) Pending     
2333 Beverly Boulevard  Curriculum Hours: 3,180      
Los Angeles, CA 90057 Approved: 10/11/1995      
Phone: (213) 484-4440        
www.catrinityuniversity.edu        
         
Dongguk University Los Angeles  Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) Pending     
440 South Shatto Place  Curriculum Hours: 3,080      
Los Angeles, CA 90020 Approved: 10/22/1983      
Phone: (213) 487-0110        
www.dula.edu        
         
East West College of Natural Medicine Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)      
3808 North Tamiami Trail Curriculum Hours: 3,230      
Sarosota, FL 34234 Approved: 08/25/2006      
Phone: (800) 883-5528        
www.ewcollege.edu        
         
Emperor's College of Traditonal Oriental Medicine Masters of Traditional Oriental Medicine (MTOM) Pending     
1807-B Wilshire Boulevard Curriculum Hours: 3,178      
Santa Monica, CA 90403 Approved: 10/20/1984      
Phone: (301) 453-8300        
www.emperors.edu        
         
Five Branches University Master of Traditional Chinese Medicine (MTCM) Pending     
200 Seventh Avenue  Curriculum Hours: 3,208      
Santa Cruz, CA 95062 Approved: 07/12/1986      
Phone: (877) 838-6789        
www.fivebrances.edu        
         
Five Branches University  Master of Traditional Chinese Medicine (MTCM) Pending     
3031 Tisch Way Curriculum Hours: 3,208      
San Jose, CA 95062 Approved: 08/10/2007      
Phone: (408) 260-0208        
www.fivebranches.edu        
         
Golden State University Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) Pending     
9047 East Florence Avenue, Suite #L Curriculum Hours: 3,210      
Downey, CA 90240 Approved: 11/17/2011      
Phone: (562) 622-3368        
www.goldenstateuniv.us        
         
Kingston University Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) Pending     
12100 Imperial Highway, Suite 101 Curriculum Hours: 3,120      
Norwalk, CA 90650 Approved: 02/09/2009      
Phone: (562) 868-6488        
www.kingston-edu.org        
         
National College of Natural Medicine Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) Pending     
049 SW Porter Street  Curriculum Hours: 3,666      
Portland, OR 97201 Approved: 11/28/2001      
Phone: (503) 499-4343        
www.ncnm.edu        
         
New England School of Acupuncture Master's in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MAOM)      
150 California Street  Curriculum Hours: 3,022.5      
Newton, MA 02458 Approved: 07/14/2003      
Phone: (617) 558-1788        
www.nesa.edu        
         
New York College of Health Professions Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)      
6801 Jericho Turnpike  Curriculum Hours: 5,880      
Syosset, NY 11791 Approved: 11/17/1999      
Phone: (800) 922-7337        
www.nycollege.edu        
         
Nine Star University of Health Sciences  Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine  (MSTCM) Pending     
441 De Guigne Drive  Curriculum Hours: 3,150      
Sunnyvale, CA 94085 Approved: 02/24/2011      
Phone: (408) 532-5567        
www.nsuhs.org        
         
Oregon College of Oriental Medicine Master of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MAcOM) Pending     
75 NW Couch Street  Curriculum Hours: 3,344      
Portland, OR 97209 Approved: 05/25/1994      
Phone: (503) 253-3443        
www.ocom.edu        
         
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MSTOM) Pending     
7445 Mission Valley Road, Suite #105 Curriculum Hours: 3,428      
San Diego, CA 92108 Approved: 05/01/1987      
Phone: (619) 574-6909        
www.pacificcollege.edu        
         
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MSTOM)      
915 Broadway, 3rd Floor Curriculum Hours: 3,428      
New York, Ny 10010 Approved: 08/02/1995      
Phone: (212) 982-3456        
www.pacificcollege.edu        
         
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine Master of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MSTOM)      
65 East Wacker Place, 21st Floor  Curriculum Hours: 3,428      
Chicago, IL 6061 Approved: 11/18/2002      
Phone: (773) 477-4822        
www.pacificcollege.edu        
         
Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) Initial Site Visit    
301 East Bethany Home Road, Suite A 100 Curriculum Hours: 3,553      
Phoenix, AZ 85012 Approved: 02/14/2014      
Phone: (602) 274-1885        
www.pihma.edu        
         
Saint Luke University Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) Pending     
1460 East Holt Avenue, Suite 72 Curriculum Hours: 3,550      
Pomona, CA 91767 Approved: 06/20/2008      
Phone: (909) 623-0302        
www.sluedu.us        
         
Seatlle Institute of Oriental Medicine  Master of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MAcOM)      
444 NE Ravenna Boulevard, Suite 101 Curriculum Hours: 3,328      
Seattle, WA 98115 Approved: 03/13/2003      
Phone: (206) 517-4541        
www.siom.edu        
         
South Baylo University  Master of Science in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MSAOM) Pending     
1126 North Brookhurst Street Curriculum Hours: 3,260      
Anaheim, CA 92801 Approved: 10/02/1982      
Phone: (714) 533-1495        
www.southbaylo.edu        
         
Southern California University of Health Sciences Masters of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MAOM) Pending     
16200 East Amber Valley Drive Curriculum Hours: 3,285      
Whittier, CA 90609 Approved: 11/28/2001      
Phone: (800) 221-5222        
www.scuhs.edu        
         
Southern California University School of Oriental Medicine & Acupuncture  Masters of Science in Oriental Medicine & Acupuncture (MSOMA) Pending     
1541 Wilshire Boulevard, 3rd Floor Curriculum Hours: 3,380      
Los Angeles, CA 90017 Approved: 11/18/2002      
Phone: (213) 413-9500        
www.scusoma.edu        
         
Southwest Acupuncture College Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)      
1622 Galisteo Street Curriculum Hours: 3,045      
Santa Fe, NM 87505 Approved: 08/02/1995      
Phone: (505) 438-8884        
www.acupuncturecollege.edu        
         
Southwest Acupuncture College Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)      
7801 Academy NE Curriculum Hours: 3,045      
Albuqueque, NM 87109 Approved: 08/02/1995      
Phone: (505) 888-8898        
www.acupuncturecollege.edu        
         
Southwest Acupuncture College  Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)      
6620 Gunpark Drive Curriculum Hours: 3, 045      
Boulder, CO 80301 Approved: 08/21/2001      
Phone: (303) 581-9955        
www.acupuncturecollege.edu        
         
Stanton University  Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) Pending     
9618 Garden Grove Boulevard, Suite 201 Curriculum Hours: 3,050      
Garden Grove, CA 92844 Approved: 08/25/2006      
Phone: (714) 539-6561        
www.stantonuniversity.com        
         
University of East-West Medicine Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (MSTCM) Pending     
595 Lawrence Expressway  Curriculum Hours: 3,098      
Sunnyvale, CA 94085 Approved: 11/28/2001      
Phone: (408) 733-1878        
www.uewm.edu        
         
University of South Los Angeles Master of Oriental Medicine (MOM) Pending     
555 West Redondo Beach Boulevard Curriculum Hours: 3,300      
Gardena, CA 90248 Approved: 05/23/2006      
Phone: (310) 756-0001        
www.uosla.org        
         
Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine Master of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine (MATCM) Pending     
13315 Washington Boulevard Curriculum Hours: 3,360      
Los Angeles, CA 90066 Approved: 08/23/1990      
Phone: (310) 577-3000        
www.yosan.edu        
         
Yuin University Master of Science in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MSAOM) Initial Site Visit    
2007 East Compton Boulevard Curriculum Hours: 3,100      
Compton, CA 90221 Approved: 02/20/2015      
Phone: (310) 609-2704        
www.yuin.edu