Doctor of Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine/Master of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Dual Degree
To be eligible for admissions, prospective students must meet the following conditions:
- A bachelor’s degree or equivalent (120 semester credit hours with at least 30 semester credit hours of general education and 30 semester hours being upper-level) from college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency that is approved by the U.S. Department of Education or Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
- An undergraduate cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0.
Alternative Admissions Option
Applicants may be considered for admission if they have completed at least 90 baccalaureate-level semester credits (135 quarter credits) from a college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency that is approved by the U.S. Department of Education or Council for Higher Education Accreditation with a minimum overall grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
The 90 credits must include at least 30 credits of general education courses drawn from the following areas: -Humanities and Fine Arts (minimum 6 credits) -Social/Behavioral Sciences (minimum 6 credits) -Natural Sciences/mathematics (minimum 6 credits) -Communications (minimum 6 credits)
Students who apply under the Alternative Admission Option must also submit a written petition requesting admissions considerations in addition to all other required supporting documents.
Basic Science Requirement
Certain courses require General Biology and General Chemistry as a prerequisite. Students are required to plan ahead and complete both basic science courses at another accredited school prior to enrolling in the courses.