Acupuncture Diploma

Curriculum

Program Length: Three-Years

Proven and trusted, this program enables graduates to master the full scope of acupuncture as well as incorporate other aspects of TCM into daily practice, while also providing the necessary tools and qualifications to handle any clinical scenario.

First Year Curriculum

Fall Semester

CodeCourse Name / SubjectsHrs Per WeekNo. of WeeksTotal Hours
101Fundamental Theories of TCM51890
102Anatomy51890
103Physiology51890
A104Biochemistry5945
A105Microbiology5945
Total20360

Spring Semester

CodeCourse Name / SubjectsHrs Per WeekNo. of WeeksTotal Hours
108Diagnostics of TCM51890
A109Pathology51155
A110Pharmacology5735
111Acupuncture & Moxibustion I51890
112Herbology I51890
A114Clinical Observation I11818
Total21378

Second Year Curriculum

Fall Semester

CodeCourse Name / SubjectsHrs Per WeekNo. of WeeksTotal Hours
201Tui Na51890
A202Acupuncture & Moxibustion II + III51890
203Herbology II51890
204Internal TCM I51890
A207Clinical Observation II3.51866
Total23.5426

Spring Semester

CodeHrs Per WeekNo. of WeeksTotal Hours
A208Acupuncture & Moxibustion IV51890
209Herbology III51890
210Internal TCM II51890
A205External TCM51890
A215Clinical Observation III3.51866
Total23.5426

Third Year Curriculum

Fall Semester

CodeCourse Name / SubjectsHrs Per WeekNo. of WeeksTotal Hours
A301Western Medical Terminology11414
A302Western Medical Diagnostics618108
A303Acupuncture & Moxibustion V1.51624
A304TCM Gynecology & Pediatrics41872
A305Special Clinical Case Studies31854
A306First Aid and CPR11616
A307Integration of TCM and Western Medicine21836
A308Clinical Observation IV31854
Total22378

Spring Semester

CodeCourse Name / SubjectsHrs Per WeekNo.of WeeksTotal Hours
A309Final Practicum3918700
Total39700
  • Total program hours: 2668 hrs
  • Total clinical hours: 904 hrs

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