American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med (ACAOM)

Houston, TX

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American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med

American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med

American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med Student Essentials

American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med Student Essentials
Region: Southwest
Setting: Large City Setting
Type: Private/For Profit
Affiliation: Not applicable
Website: www.acaom.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: No
In-State Tuition: $12,960
Out-of-State Tuition: $12,960
Enrollment: 153

About ACAOM

The American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Houston, Texas, strives to strengthen the presence of acupuncture and Oriental medicine in the United States by offering post-baccalaureate academics to prepare students to become holistic health care practitioners.

Students can earn a master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. The program integrates traditional Chinese medicine with Western medical sciences to advance the treatment of illness.

Some of the areas of study covered in the program include:

  • Herbology
  • Biomedical Science
  • Tai-Chi and Qi-Gong
  • Tui-Na

Students also receive education in professional development and sound business practices so that they will be prepared to successfully operate in a clinical environment.

You’ll learn art of Chinese herbs and acupuncture on your schedule. Since the college aims to educate working professionals, most classes are conducted in the evening.

Tuition is set lower for residents of the United States, although ACAOM welcomes international students.

The school also encourages American students to complete some of their coursework abroad. Some of the locations approved for training include:

  • Dalian Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine at Liaoning College
  • Zhejiang Provincial Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • First Teaching Hospital of Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Admissions require students to have earned a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution and maintained an average GPA of 2.5.

ACAOM financial aid is provided through scholarships and federal programs to students who demonstrate need.

ACAOM Location

American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med
9100 Park West Drive
Houston, TX 77063


Getting Around ACAOM

Walkability

Very good walkability. We recommend walking in this area.

7/10
walk

Transit

Some transit. This area has limited public transportation.

5/10
rail

Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Houston, TX

Winter
Dec
67
45
Jan
65
44
Feb
68
48
Spring
Mar
74
53
Apr
81
61
May
88
69
Summer
Jun
93
75
Jul
95
77
Aug
96
77
Fall
Sep
91
71
Oct
84
63
Nov
75
54

ACAOM Students

Total Students 153

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 12%
  • African American: 7%
  • Caucasian: 45%
  • Asian: 36%
Latino 12%
African American 7%
Caucasian 45%
Asian 36%

Full-Time 47%
Part-Time 53%
International 2%
Domestic 98%

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American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med

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