Master – Acupuncture and Master – Oriental medicine
Initial accreditation: 11/14/1994
Renewal of accreditation: 11/15/1999; 10/23/2004; 2/12/2010; 2/25/2017
Next scheduled review: February 2022
Postgraduate doctorate (DAOM)
Initial accreditation: 8/10/2007
Renewal of accreditation: 8/17/2012
Next scheduled review: August 2019
ACAOM has placed all Bastyr University ACAOM-accredited programs under a Warning sanction effective February 25, 2017 until February 2018 for non-compliance with Commission Standards/Criteria. The institution retains accredited status during this period.
Effective November 17, 2017, Dongguk University Los Angeles (DULA) was placed on institutional Show Cause until August 2018 at which time their accreditation status will be terminated by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM or Commission) unless the institution is able to demonstrate why such action should not be taken.
Effective 12 August 2017, the East West College of Natural Medicine (EWCNM) was denied institutional accreditation and the Master of Oriental Medicine program was placed on Probation until August 2018 by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM or Commission). Probation is notice to the program/institution that, if it does not substantially correct the deficiencies noted by the Commission by the end of the probationary period, pre-accreditation or accreditation status will be withdrawn unless the institution is able to demonstrate why such action should not be taken.
Institutional Accreditor: ACICS
Accredited/pre-accredited Programs: Master – Oriental medicine
Master – Oriental medicine
Initial accreditation: 11/15/1999
Renewal of accreditation: 5/02/2004; 8/10/2007; 8/15/2012