The Master's of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (MATCM) degree fulfills the requirements to sit for of the State of CA and other states' licensing exams for entrance into the professional practice of acupuncture and TCM. The program is four (4) years and incorporates eastern and western medicine featuring a distinctive Qi Cultivation program with a combination of classroom and clinical training to prepare you for your chosen career.
You will benefit from the diverse backgrounds of our experienced and accomplished faculty who bring their collective knowledge to the classroom and clinic to prepare you for your future practice. Our externship and integrative experience partners add distinction and specialization to the value of your degree.
When you select Yo San, we commit to do everything we can to help you succeed. Because the life of a great school is largely created by its students, we seek individuals who have the potential to contribute to the practice of acupuncture and Chinese Medicine and to benefit from the extraordinary opportunities available here. We also seek individuals from a broad range of educational disciplines who demonstrate the maturity and preparation necessary to undertake our Master’s of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese program.
In evaluating applicants, our primary consideration is your prior academic work and life experience. Admission includes a thorough review of each candidate’s application materials by members of the Admissions Committee. Since we regard each applicant individually, there is no set formula for admission. Yo San is interested in the best students. Study at Yo San involves engaging a process that at minimum will allow you to develop the skills needed to become a TCM practitioner and to guide you in a lifetime of learning what it means to be a healer.
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