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Dongguk University – Los Angeles

School 440 South Shatto Place Los Angeles CA 90020 Work Phone: 213-487-0110 Website:


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. 

Institutional Accreditor: ACAOM

Accredited/pre-accredited Programs: Master – Oriental medicine [English, Chinese, Korean]; Postgraduate doctorate [DAOM]

Accreditation History

Master – Oriental medicine / Institutional

  • Pre-accreditation: 11/09/1992
  • Initial accreditation: 5/12/1994
  • Renewal of accreditation: 5/12/1999; 5/02/2004; 8/11/2007; 8/16/2013
  • Next scheduled review: August 2018

Postgraduate doctorate (DAOM)

  • Pre-accreditation: 2/25/2017
  • Initial accreditation:
  • Renewal of accreditation:
  • Next scheduled review: August 2018