Approved Training Programs

There are currently 35 schools/training programs approved by the Board (21 in California and 14 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 

Academy of Chinese Culture & Health Sciences  Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (MSTCM)
1600 Broadway, Suite 200 Curriculum Hours: 3,025
Oakland, CA 94612 Approved: 12/07/1985
Phone: (510) 763-7787  
www.acchs.edu   
   
AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine  Master of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MAcOM)
4701 West Gate Boulevard  Curriculum Hours: 2,898
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)
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)
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)
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) 602-3000  
www.bastyr.edu  
   
California Trinity University  Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)
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)
440 South Shatto Place  Curriculum Hours: 3,080
Los Angeles, CA 90020 Approved: 10/22/1983
Phone: (213) 487-0110  
http://www.dula.edu/  
   
Emperor's College of Traditional Oriental Medicine Masters of Traditional Oriental Medicine (MTOM)
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)
200 Seventh Avenue  Curriculum Hours: 3,208
Santa Cruz, CA 95062 Approved: 07/12/1986
Phone: (831) 476-9424  
www.fivebranches.edu  
   
Five Branches University  Master of Traditional Chinese Medicine (MTCM)
1885 Lundy Avenue, Suite 108 Curriculum Hours: 3,208
San Jose, CA 95131 Approved: 08/10/2007
Phone: (408) 260-0208  
www.fivebranches.edu  
   
Golden State University Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)
9047 East Florence Avenue, Suite #L Curriculum Hours: 3,210
Downey, CA 90240 Approved: 11/17/2011
Phone: (562) 622-3368  
 
   
Institute of Clinical Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)
100N Beretania Street Suite 203B Curriculum Hours: 3,240
Honolulu, Hawaii 96817 Approved: 06/01/2016
Phone: (808) 521-2288  
http://www.orientalmedicine.edu/  
   
Kingston University Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)
12100 Imperial Highway, Suite 101 Curriculum Hours: 3,120
Norwalk, CA 90650 Approved: 02/09/2009
Phone: (562) 868-6488  
www.kingston-edu.org  
   
Maryland University of Integrative Health Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)
7750 Montpelier Road Curriculum Hours: 3,140
Laurel, MD 20723 Approved: 08/27/83
Phone: (800) 735-2968  
http://www.muih.edu/  
   
National University of Natural Medicine Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM)
049 SW Porter Street  Curriculum Hours: 3,666
Portland, OR 97201 Approved: 11/28/2001
Phone: (503) 499-4343  
nunm.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) 732-2800  
https://www.mcphs.edu/  
   
Nine Star University of Health Sciences  Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine  (MSTCM)
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)
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)
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)
301 East Bethany Home Road, Suite A 100 Curriculum Hours: 3,553
Phoenix, AZ 85012 Approved: 02/14/2014
Phone: (602) 274-1885  
pihma.edu  
   
South Baylo University  Master of Science in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MSAOM)
1126 North Brookhurst Street Curriculum Hours: 3,260
Anaheim, CA 92801 Approved: 10/02/1982
Phone: (888) 642-2956  
www.southbaylo.edu  
   
Southern California University of Health Sciences Masters of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MAOM)
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)
5th Fl., 3460 Wilshire Blvd Curriculum Hours: 3,380
Los Angeles, CA 90010 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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
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)
2007 East Compton Boulevard Curriculum Hours: 3,100
Compton, CA 90221 Approved: 02/20/2015
Phone: (310) 609-2704  
www.yuin.edu