Master of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MAOM)

American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine

Program Description

Master of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MAOM)

American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine

Purpose

The goal of the Master of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MAOM) program is to train you to become a licensed acupuncturist.

Overview of the Program

The Master of Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine program is one of the most comprehensive programs in acupuncture, herbology, and biomedicine. The doctoral program includes 163 total credits. You will learn acupuncture and herbology extensively (361 regular points, 300 herbs, 200 formulas), along with tai-chi and qi-gong, tui-na, biomedical sciences, professional development, integrated medicine, clinical medicine studies, and clinical training. In addition, the college has a very strong clinical training program that includes observation opportunities at Houston Methodist Hospitals and hospitals in China. To receive a sample of the type of content that you will be learning, please request more information.

Accreditation

TThe Master of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges. Upon completion of the Master’s degree, students will be eligible to sit in the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine licensure examination.

Schedule

Most of the didactic courses offered in both programs are during the evenings and weekends. Some of the courses are also offered online.

Tuition and Fees

Tuition is $415 per credit. Up to 50% in scholarships are available in financial aid if you apply by March 31, 2019. Scholarships will be based on both first come first serve basis on completed applications as well as merit.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated January 18, 2019
Duration & Price
This course is
Campus based
Online & Campus Combined
Start Date
Start date
Jan. 2019
May 8, 2019
Duration
Duration
4 years
Full time
Price
Price
16,911 USD
per year
Information
Deadline
Locations
USA - Houston, Texas
Start date : Jan. 2019
Application deadline Request Info
End date Apr. 23, 2019
Start date : May 8, 2019
Application deadline Apr. 9, 2019
March 12, 2019: Scholarship Application Deadline
End date Aug. 20, 2019
Dates
Jan. 2019
USA - Houston, Texas
Application deadline Request Info
End date Apr. 23, 2019
May 8, 2019
USA - Houston, Texas
Application deadline Apr. 9, 2019
March 12, 2019: Scholarship Application Deadline
End date Aug. 20, 2019