The mission of AOMA is to transform lives and communities through graduate education in Oriental medicine by:
- Providing excellent and innovative teaching of acupuncture and Oriental medicine to learners while developing knowledge, skills, and attitudes that lead to intellectual and personal growth
- Delivering high quality acupuncture and Oriental medical healthcare to our patients
- Providing leadership for the development of acupuncture and Oriental medicine professionals
AOMA is a leader in acupuncture and Chinese medical education, health care, and policy-making. Students at AOMA benefit directly from the school's strong reputation. Since its founding in 1993, AOMA has grown rapidly in size and reputation, drawing students from around the nation. The institution offers a rigorous curriculum, internationally renowned faculty, study abroad opportunities, demonstrated student success, and a supportive community in a dynamic city. As a regionally accredited institution, AOMA ensures a high level of educational quality and effectiveness for students.
Master of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MAcOM)
AOMA's comprehensive curriculum facilitates students' development into skilled, experienced, and compassionate practitioners. World-renowned faculty and supportive staff are committed to guiding students through this transformational journey. Each of the program's core components promotes mastery of an essential element of Chinese medicine through classroom theory and over 900 hours of hands-on clinical training:
- Chinese Herbal Medicine
- Biomedical Sciences
- Clinical Internship
- Mind-Body Studies & Asian Bodywork Therapy
- Practice Management
For additional information about the MAcOM program visit: www.aoma.edu/prospective-students/
Doctor of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (DAOM)
The DAOM program prepares master's level practitioners in the care and management of patients with pain and associated psychosocial phenomena. The program prepares students to become leaders within the field of acupuncture & Oriental medicine and to take part in the foremost emerging trends within national health care. Offered in a modular format, students can easily maintain their clinical practices while enrolled in the program.
For additional information about the DAOM program visit: www.aoma.edu/doctoral-program/