The Master’s Program

Our 3225 hour, 10 semester, 40-month Master’s Degree program in Gainesville, Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM).

Graduates are qualified to apply for licensure to practice Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Florida, and many other states. Our program meets or exceeds all national and Florida educational requirements. It fully prepares students for National Boards and Florida state licensure examinations as well as the licensure examinations of most other states.

After the completion of a minimum of 60 credits at the Baccalaureate level, the student will automatically enter the Masters level program. Upon satisfactory completion of the entire program, students will receive concurrently a Bachelor of Health Sciences and a Master of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine degree. They will be qualified to sit for the NCCAOM boards, and after passing, to apply for licensure.

Our Curriculum includes:

Oriental Diagnosis and Treatment Principles
Contemporary Chinese Pulse Diagnosis®
Chinese Herbology
Oriental Bodywork
Meridian Theory
Oriental Energy Exercises
Nutrition and Dietary Therapy
Board Preparation
Practice Management
Adjunctive Therapies


For more information regarding Florida State Licensure Regulations, contact:

The Florida Board of Acupuncture
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #C-06
Tallahassee, Florida 32399-3256
(850) 245-4444