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At the Alberta College of Acupuncture & Traditional Chinese Medicine we offer the following professional training programs:

Many people choose to study acupuncture after having treatment and/or by knowing someone who has benefited from treatment. Some of you may be adding to existing skills such as reflexology or massage, or you may be contemplating a complete move away from your current job in IT, banking or the construction business.

To ensure this is the right profession for you and to help you for a thorough research, we have provided extensive relative information on this website. Here are the links:

Other programs:

  • Undergraduate and Graduate Programs - in partnership with the Beijing University of Chinese Medicine
  • Continuing Education. Continuing Education courses are posted periodically.

Should you have any questions or require further information, please feel free to contact us.


A great Physician should not pay attention to status, wealth or age; neither should he question whether the particular person is attractive or unattractive, whether he is an enemy or friend, whether he is a Chinese or a foreigner, or finally, whether he is uneducated or educated. He should meet everyone on equal grounds. He should always act as if he were thinking of his close relatives. - Sun Shi Miao

Why Choose Us

Established in 1997, we are proud to be the best institution in teaching acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine in Canada.
Dr. Benny Xu, founder of ACATCM is the recipient of the Alberta Centennial Medal for his significant contribution in TCM and Acupuncture education. Under his leadership, we have a passionate and knowledgeable team, all who have been working together for over a decade and combined, have over 100 years of experience.
At ACATCM, we provide students with class-leading learning environment! We value individuals, every student at ACATCM is considered as a valuable future colleague, passionate atmosphere is accessible to everyone! You are invited to meet our current students.
ACATCM tradition goes beyond campus! Our relationship with you does not stop after graduation, learning acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine is learning for life! As a member of our alumni, you’re part of a community whose members are leading practitioners around the globe.

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