Institutional Accreditation

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

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Pacific College of Oriental Medicine is accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue #100, Alameda, CA 94501, (501) 748-9001.

Programmatic Accreditation

Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM)

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Pacific College of Oriental Medicine’s Master of Acupuncture, Master of Oriental medicine, professional doctorate, post-professional doctorate [DAOM], and certificate in Chinese herbal medicine programs are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM). Institution/program accreditation locations, history, notes, and dates of review may be viewed at: http://acaom.org/directory-menu/directory/.

ACAOM is recognized by the United States Department of Education as the specialized accreditation agency for institutions/programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners. ACAOM is located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347; phone 952/212-2434; fax 952/657-7068; http://www.acaom.org.

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing

Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing

The Bachelor of Science of (Holistic) Nursing Degree Program at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Commission of Education in Nursing (ACEN). www.acenursing.org

American Holistic Nurses Credentialing Corporation

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The Bachelor of Science of (Holistic) Nursing Degree Program and Postbaccalaureate Holistic Nursing Certificate at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine are endorsed by the American Holistic Nurses Credentialing Corporation (AHNCC). www.ahncc.org

State Organizations

Any questions a student may have regarding this school or enrollment agreement that have not been satisfactorily answered by the institution may be directed to the regulatory agency for the appropriate state.

California

Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE)

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2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95833
www.bppe.ca.gov
Toll-free: (888)-370-7589 / Fax: (916) 263-1897

California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC)

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Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego, is approved by the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC). School Approval Code: SCH0099 www.camtc.org

New York

State Education Department

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Office of Professions
Albany, NY 12230
​www.op.nysed.gov
Phone: 518-474-3817 / Fax: 518-474-1449

Illinois

Illinois Board of Higher Education

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1 N Old State Capitol Plaza
Springfield, IL 62701-1377
www.ibhe.org
Phone: (217) 782-2551 / Toll-Free: (888) 261-2881 / Fax: (217) 782-8548

Approval and Accreditation

Accreditation and approval documents may be obtained for review by contacting the Campus Director.