Academic Programs at
Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine

Female Yo San University Student with long brown hair wearing a white lab coat smiling in a clinic
Students get clinical experience practicing Traditional Chinese Medicine and develop real skills

Acupuncture School Degree Programs,  Los Angeles

Inspiring the Next Generation of Healthcare

YSU offers two fully accredited degree programs, Master of Acupuncture with a Chinese Herbal Medicine Specialization (MAcCHM) and Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM).

We weave ancient teachings and healing techniques that emphasize prevention, balance and wellness with a modern approach emphasizing holistic and integrative healthcare.

Whether you pick a concentration in the Master's Program or a Specialty in the Doctoral Program…You Choose Your Path!

In addition, the Master's and Doctoral Degree Programs offer an array of clinical experiences, both onsite and with integrative community clinic partners, to provide our students with invaluable practice and observation opportunities that deepen their capabilities and confidence as healthcare professionals.

Students learning about herbs in the MAcCHM Program

Master's Program

Earn the master's degree in acupuncture you need to become a licensed acupuncturist. Our graduates leave Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine as strong individuals, ready to become competent, licensed primary healthcare professionals.

Two students discussing course information on the computer for the DAOM Program

Doctoral Program

A Clinical Doctorate to become leaders in enhanced patient care. We offer two specialty programs plus training in all aspects of TCM within your core specialty, applicable biomedical science and advanced patient assessment, diagnosis and treatment.

Life-long Learning & Professional Development

Yo San is dedicated to providing the best in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine education for our students and alumni, in our Master’s and Doctoral Programs and beyond.

We strive to be an educational center for all acupuncture professionals. It is our goal to foster life-long learning among TCM practitioners and to promote the advancement of our profession through a superior program of Continuing Education. In addition to our classroom and clinical programs, our CEUs and Tao of Success Program ensure our students and alumni have the best, most current resources for both their service to patients and promotion of their practice.

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