Master of Acupuncture & OM Info

Texas Health and Science University
Master’s degree in Master of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Program Length: 40 months

This program has not passed standards established by the U.S. Department of Education. The Department based these standards on the amounts students borrow for enrollment in this program and their reported earnings. If in the future the program does not pass the standards, students who are then enrolled may not be able to use federal student grants or loans to pay for the program, and may have to find other ways, such as private loans, to pay for the program.
Students graduating on time
35% of Title IV students complete the program within 40 months

Program Costs*
$58,350 for tuition and fees
$6,000 for books and supplies

Other Costs

ONE TIME FEESRECURRING FEESOTHER FEES
Application Fee- 75 (domestic)Internship Fee- 95 (per trimester)Student ID Card Replacement- 5
Application Fee- 150 (international)Late Registration Fee- 25Make Up Examination- 50 (per exam)
Foreign Transcript Evaluation Fee- 200Late Tuition Payment- 25 (1-15 days late)Duplicate Diploma- 25
Transfer Credit Fee- 15 (per credit hour)Late Tuition Payment - 50 (16-30 days late)Transcripts- 15
Herbal Sample Kit- 149Late Payment Plan Fee- 25
White Coat- 39Late Course Add Fee- 25 (per course)
Comprehensive Exam- 50 (second year)Late Course Drop Fee- 75 (per course)
Graduation Fee- 150

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*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion.
Note that this information is subject to change.
Students Borrowing Money
The typical graduate leaves with
N/A* in debt

*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.
The typical monthly loan payment
N/A* per month in student loans with an interest rate of N/A*.

*Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.
Graduates who got jobs
38% of program graduates got jobs according to the ACICS job placement rate

Name of the accrediting agency this placement rate is calculated for:
ACICS
Follow the link below to find out who is included in the calculation of this rate:
http://www.acics.org/accreditation/content.aspx?id=6425
What types of jobs were these students placed in?
The job placement rate includes completers hired for: Jobs within the field
Positions that recent completers were hired for include: Self Emloyed
When were the former students employed?
13 weeks
How were completers tracked?
Completer/alumni survey (30% response rate)

Program graduates are employed in the following fields:

Acupuncturists

Licensure Requirements
Program meets licensure requirements in:
Texas
Program does not qualify students to sit for licensure exam in:
California
The following do not have licensure requirements for this profession:
Alabama, Oklahoma, South Dakota

Additional Information
This program prepares graduates to sit for four NCCAOM examinations: Foundations of Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture and Point Location, Bio-Medicine, and Chinese Herbology.

Date Created 3/22/2018
These disclosures are required by the U.S. Department of Education