It is the purpose of the Master of Acupuncture program to firmly establish acupuncture and the underlying principles of Oriental medicine in the U.S. by providing an extensive and sound educational program for students who wish to pursue this rewarding profession. At the same time, the Institute wishes to establish a standard of acupuncture education that will serve as a norm throughout the world. Through meeting these objectives, the Institute ensures that the public will be served with competence and knowledge.
The curriculum is under constant review to ensure the standards of excellence demanded of those completing the program. Students who have completed the program will possess a solid knowledge of the theory and philosophy of traditional acupuncture; be able to treat and to communicate their competence effectively; and have a positive, realistic attitude about the potential of traditional acupuncture.
- Serve the patient at all levels of being.
- Possess knowledge of the history of acupuncture and the theory of different traditions of acupuncture.
- Establish and maintain an acupuncture practice.
- Grow personally and professionally.
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