Pacific College is one of the leading schools in the nation for acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, and massage therapy, where students earn from a certificate up to a Doctoral degree. We have campuses in San Diego, New York, and Chicago, and host the annual Pacific Symposium conference.
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine (PCOM) is committed to meeting the growing demand for integrative health practitioners through a unique education that incorporates both Eastern and Western approaches to healing disease and cultivating wellness.
PCOM’s comprehensive accredited programs include certificates, undergraduate and graduate programs in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine, Asian Bodywork and Massage Therapy, and Holistic Nursing, and– all taught with a strong foundation in and practical understanding of Western medicine.
Our programs prepare students to be on the cutting edge of the industry, with the ability to collaborate with Western physicians to help patients maintain optimal health and balance. With the proper knowledge and expertise, you can help transform the lives of others by introducing your future patients to a new outlook on health.
Students can build confidence and expertise through extensive clinical experience at our on-site and off-site clinics in many different integrative care settings. With campuses in San Diego, New York, and Chicago, thousands of alumni and over 200 faculty members, students and graduates can tap into a network of distinguished professionals for lifelong learning and career opportunities.
Pacific College offers Financial Aid to those who qualify.
The programs at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine are accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) and the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM).
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine has been recognized as a Candidate for Accreditation by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, 985 Atlantic Avenue #100, Alameda, CA 94501, (501) 748-9001. This status is a preliminary affiliation with the Commission awarded for a maximum period of four years through fall 2016. Candidacy is an indication that the institution is progressing toward Accreditation. Candidacy is not Accreditation and does not ensure eventual Accreditation.