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Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Yo San is a university committed to the highest standards of academic excellence. Located in beautiful Marina del Rey, the rich tradition of our 38th generation legacy paves the way for students to access academic programs, hands-on clinical experiences, and opportunities for spiritual growth. 

Master's Programmes

About

History

Yo San University was founded by brothers Dr. Daoshing Ni and Dr. Mao Shing Ni, who named the University after their grandfather, Master Yo-San Ni, a healer and teacher in the Taoist tradition. The Ni family enjoys a rare, unbroken lineage of 38 generations of Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners. Our first first class of eight students began their studies in January 1989.

Education

  • Masters of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine - Yo San University offers Masters Degree Programs in three focused concentrations. 
  • Doctorate of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine - Yo San University offers specialty Doctoral programs in high demand fields.

Research

Doctoral candidates are required to complete original research that has the potential to make a contribution to the Traditional Chinese Medicine. Their Capstone Research Projects are presented and defended in their final term. Links to the written presentations are given below:

  • Healthy Aging Specialty
  • Reproductive Medicine Specialty

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.

Learn more about the Global Student Satisfaction Awards

Services

Student services

The YSU Student Ambassador Program is a select group of current students who represent the University at outreach events for admissions, university advancement, the university clinic, and other important functions. The Ambassadors are as the face of Yo San, capable of representing the University to the public, prospective students and donors, and our alumni.

Library services

Yo San University Library reference collection includes handbooks, manuals, directories, encyclopedias, medical dictionaries, copies of the current Physicians Desk Reference (PDR), study guides for licensing examinations, as well as a selection of important publications.  

Accreditation

Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine is accredited as an institution by Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which is the accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education for the approval of programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners.

Marina del Rey, California, United States

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