Two application options:

Application Submission:

  • Attach an essay of approximately 500 words that summarizes your motivation for seeking the DAOM Degree and why you choose to apply to Yo San University for this program.
  • Enclose your professional vita.
  • Attach a passport sized photo of yourself to the top of this application form.
  • Arrange to have two letters of reference and transcripts from all previously attended colleges/universities mailed to the address below.

Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
DAOM Program Director
13315 W. Washington Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90066 

International Applicants:

  • Official transcripts from each school listed on the application from outside the United States, evaluated by World Education Services ( to coincide with the US grading system 
  • Official TOEFL SCORES (minimum score of 61 on the Internet Based Test)
  • Financial statement from bank showing the minimum amount to qualify 
  • A completed DAOM application form
  • Payment of $150 (dollars) International Application Fee
  • Two passport –style photographs (2x2 inches to be used for student identification cards)
  • A Statement of Purpose essay (500 words maximum)
  • A current Resume or Vitae
  • Two letters of professional or academic recommendation on official letterhead
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