Admission Requirement

Candidates for admission to Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine should meet the following requirement accordingly, and should have demonstrated maturity, professional ethics, and ability to learn.

Students must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  • Be at least eighteen (18) years of age.
  • Have completed a high school education with an Alberta high school diploma or non-Alberta equivalent, verified by transcript, with 60% or better in Grade 12 English, Mathematics and Science.
  • If previous schooling was in a language other than English, students must demonstrate his/her English is proficient enough to complete the program.
  • A successful interview with School Administration.

plus ONE of the following:

  • Graduation from high school for a minimum of two years OR
  • Successful completion of one year of post-secondary education (at an institution recognized by ACATCM) or equivalent training verified by transcript(s).