Wongu University of Oriental Medicine

Wongu University of Oriental Medicine

THE FIRST AND ONLY ORIENTAL MEDICINE UNIVERSITY IN NEVADA OFFERING A MASTER OF SCIENCE IN ORIENTAL MEDICINE (MSOM) DEGREE

Founded in 2012 in the state of Nevada, the first state in the United States to grant licenses to practitioners of Oriental medicine, Wongu University of Oriental Medicine is the first and only Oriental Medicine school in Nevada approved to grant a Master of Science degree in Oriental Medicine.

In 2014,the Master of Science in Oriental Medicine of the Wongu University of Oriental Medicine has been granted Candidacy status by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which is the recognized accrediting agency for programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners.

OUR MISSION

To educate students to become skilled Oriental medicine practitioners possessing compassion and integrity.

OUR VISION

To be a leader in Oriental medicine education.

GOALS

1. Further the understanding regarding Oriental medicine with other healthcare communities and the public at large.
2. Provide students with a thorough understanding of the theories and systems of traditional Oriental medicine and knowledge of the historical roots.
3. Train students in the clinical skills required to apply that knowledge in the safe and effective treatment of patients.
4. Enable graduates to function collaboratively as a healthcare provider in the modern healthcare system.
5. Train competent practitioners, advocates and leaders of Oriental medicine.

ACCREDITATION

Wongu University of Oriental Medicine has been granted Candidacy status for institutional accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which is the recognized accrediting agency for freestanding institutions and colleges of acupuncture or Oriental medicine that offer such programs.

The Masters’ degree – Oriental Medicine program in English of the Wongu University of Oriental Medicine has been granted Candidacy status by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which is the recognized accrediting agency for programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners.

Contact Info:

ACAOM is located at:
8941 Aztec Drive
Eden Prairie, MN 55347
Phone: (952) 212-2434
Fax: (952) 657-7068

Website: http://acaom.org/

NEVADA BOARD OF ORIENTAL MEDICINE

Wongu University has been approved by the Nevada State Board of Oriental Medicine as the only higher education institution to offer the Master of Science Degree program in Oriental Medicine. For questions, please contact:

Nevada State Board of Oriental Medicine
3191 E. Warm Springs Road
Las Vegas, NV 89120
Phone: (702) 675-5326
Fax: (702) 989-8584

Website: http://orientalmedicine.nv.gov/

In addition, Wongu University has met the requirements of NRS 394.630 and the degree Wongu University offers is valid pursuant to NRS 394.455 and NRS 394.700.

NCCAOM link to their website and include the fact that students that go to wongu will be eligible to take all their National Exams

Website: http://www.nccaom.org/

COMMISSION OF POST-SECONDARY EDUCATION (CPE)

Wongu University is licensed to operate in the State of Nevada by the Nevada Commission on Postsecondary Education (CPE).

Commission on Postsecondary Education
8778 S. Maryland Pkwy, Suite 115
Las Vegas, NV 89123
Tel: (702) 486-7330
Fax: (702) 486-7340

Website: www.cpe.state.nv.us.

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