American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med: Ranking & Review

United States

American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Enrolled total (including graduate students)1203585

51 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

4 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

Application fee for graduates - $100.

American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med Tuition

American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med does not provide on-campus housing.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time graduates$14,940$14,940
Fees for full-time graduates$600$600
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates$415$415

Programs and Degrees

Health Professions and Related Programs171128
Grand Total171128

At the master's and doctor's level 28 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

General info

Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementAmerican College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) is a post baccalaureate academic institution dedicated to educating and conferring degrees upon graduating individuals having equipped them for successful careers as healthcare practitioners based on the theories, principles, and clinical applications of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). We embrace the tenets of Western science and promote the integration of TCM into mainstream biomedicine. Our clinics provide the community with affordable healthcare services while developing student skills and broadening the body of TCM research. We are committed to excellence in teaching, research, patient care, and community service based on the finest skills, latest technologies, and the highest ethical standards of healthcare delivery.
Academic CalendarTrimester
Total FTE staff22
Instructional FTE10
Sector of institutionPrivate for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools

Location and Contacts

Address9100 Park West Drive
Houston, Texas, 77063-4104
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population2,196,000