ACAOM Summer 2016 Commission Actions

In accordance with 34 CFR §602.26(a), the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) is reporting the following actions:

Meeting Date: August 10-13, 2016

Effective Date of Action: August 13, 2016

Next Meetings: Winter – February 23-25, 2017; Summer – August 10-12, 2017

PLACED ON SHOW CAUSE

Nine Star University of Health Sciences

441 De Guigne Drive, #201, Sunnyvale, CA 94085

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine

Next review: Winter 2017

Southern California University School of Oriental Medicine and Acupuncture (SOMA)

3460 Wilshire Blvd, 5th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90010

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine in English and Korean

Next Review: Winter 2017

SHOW CAUSE REMOVED

University of East West Medicine

595 Lawrence Expressway, Sunnyvale, CA 94087

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine in English and Chinese

Next Review: Winter 2021

DEFER CANDIDACY

Dongguk University

440 South Shatto Pl., Los Angeles, CA 90020

Institutional: Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine

Next Review: Winter 2017

DEFER INITIAL ACCREDITATION

South Baylo University – Los Angeles

2727 W. 6th St., Los Angeles, CA 90057

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine in English, Chinese and Korean

Next Review: Winter 2017

South Baylo University – Annandale

7535 Little River Tpk., #325A, Annandale, VA 22003

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine in English and Korean

Next Review: Winter 2017

CANDIDACY AWARDED

POCA Technical Institute

4317 NE Emerson, Portland, OR 97218

Institutional: Diploma Program – Acupuncture

Next Review: Summer 2019

INITIAL ACCREDITATION AWARDED

Maryland University of Integrative Health

7750 Montpelier Rd., Laurel, MD 20723

Programmatic: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine

Next Review: Summer 2021

RENEWAL OF ACCREDITATION AWARDED

Acupuncture & Integrative Medicine College, Berkeley

2550 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley, CA 94704

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine

Next Review: Summer 2023

Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine

100 E. Broward Blvd., #100, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine

Next Review: Summer 2023

Maryland University of Integrative Health

7750 Montpelier Rd., Laurel, MD 20723

Programmatic: Master’s Degree – Acupuncture

Next Review: Summer 2021

National University of Natural Medicine

049 SW Porter, Portland, OR 97201

Programmatic: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine

Next Review: Summer 2023

Oregon College of Oriental Medicine

75 NW Couch Street, Portland, OR 97209

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine

Next Review: Summer 2023

SUBSTANTIVE CHANGES – REPORTABLE

CHANGE OF LOCATION

Alhambra Medical University

2215 West Mission Road, Suite 280, Alhambra, CA 91803

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine in English and Chinese

Next Review: Winter 2019

Five Branches University: Graduate School of Traditional Chinese Medicine – San Jose, CA

1885 Lundy Ave., Suite 108, San Jose, CA 95131

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine in English and Chinese

Next Review: Winter 2019

Midwest College of Oriental Medicine – Evanston, IL (previously Chicago, IL)

1601 Sherman Ave., Evanston, IL 60201

Institutional: Certificate of Completion Program – Acupuncture; Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine

Next Review: Winter 2020

New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine

200 Old County Road, #500, Mineola, NY 11501

Institutional: Master’s Degree – Acupuncture; Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine

Next Review: Winter 2019

ADDITIONAL LOCATION

Texas Health and Science University – San Antonio, TX

9240 Guilbeau Rd., #102, San Antonio, TX 78250

Programmatic: Master’s Degree – Oriental Medicine

Next Review: Summer 2022

ADDITION OF LANGUAGE TRACK

Virginia University of Oriental Medicine

9401 Mathy Drive, Fairfax, VA 22031

Programmatic: Master’s Degree – Acupuncture in Chinese and Korean

Next Review: Winter 2020