At Dragon Rises College, we teach Contemporary Oriental Medicine®, a comprehensive and cohesive model incorporating Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), Five Element Theory, and many strengths of the diverse traditions of Oriental medicine. We teach an integrated model, in an integrated fashion, and our students graduate with a sound foundation of diagnostic and treatment principles on which to build an effective practice.

Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine graduates will:

Be effective Contemporary Oriental Medicine® practitioners especially skilled in Oriental diagnosis.
Practice principles and techniques of Contemporary Oriental Medicine® to prevent and treat various conditions.
Demonstrate professionalism, including ethical and appropriate practice.
Demonstrate the knowledge to effectively communicate with other health care practitioners for the purposes of improved patient care.
Core Values

Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine instills the following values in its graduates:

  • Integrity
  • Academic Excellence
  • Respect Awareness
  • Critical Thinking
  • Professionalism
  • Student Support
  • Excellence in Health Care
  • Dedication to Diagnosis
  • Harmonious Teamwork
  • Promotion of Contemporary Oriental Medicine®
  • Integration of Diverse Oriental Medical Models
  • Comprehensive Individualized Diagnosis and Management