M.Sc. On Campus

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

48 months
8745 USD/year
8745 USD/year
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The Master of Science in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (MSAOM) degree program at South Baylo University is designed to provide a comprehensive professional education in acupuncture and Oriental medicine that prepares graduates to practice in clinical settings.


This Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine program at South Baylo University is combined with instruction in biomedicine and emphasizes an integrative and holistic approach to healthcare.

Graduates of the MSAOM program become eligible to take the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) licensure examination and the California Acupuncture Board (CAB) licensure examination.

Program Outcomes

The program outcomes for the MSAOM degree program are listed as follows:

  • Graduates apply the knowledge of conventional medicine in the practice of AOM.
  • Graduates demonstrate competency in the practice of Acupuncture and Oriental medicine.
  • Graduates demonstrate competencies in inpatient care in compliance with ethical, legal, and safety guidelines and communicate effectively in diverse settings.
  • Graduates can develop and implement effective treatment plans, maintain standardized medical records, conduct case reviews, and manage their clinical practice.
  • Graduates understand basic research concepts and utilize scientific methods related to the AOM clinical practice.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History of Medicine
  • Anatomy/Physiology
  • Acupuncture Anatomy
  • Acupuncture Techniques
  • Tai Chi Chuan / Qi Gong
  • Internal Medicine
  • Herbal Principles

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


65 alternative credits

quarter credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The University admits applicants who have completed a bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from an institution accredited by an agency recognized by the U. S. Department of Education, with a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Each applicant must demonstrate English language proficiency as stated in the Language Proficiency Requirements section.
  • An applicant must demonstrate suitability for the graduate degree program of acupuncture and Oriental medicine

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8745 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34980 USD for the full programme during 48 months.
  • National

    8745 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34980 USD for the full programme during 48 months.

tuition for didactic units required

Living costs for Anaheim

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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