The Master of Science in Traditional Asian Medicine program is approved by the California Acupuncture Board. Graduates who have successfully completed all graduation requirements are eligible to sit for the California Acupuncture Licensing Examination (CALE). The DAIM program is currently not accredited or pre-accredited from ACAHM and graduates from DAIM program are not yet eligible to sit for the California Acupuncture Licensing Examination (CALE) and therefore prospective students are encouraged to graduate from MSTAM program prior to enroll DAIM program to be eligible for sitting in the CALE. The Acupuncture Board is an autonomous body under the umbrella of the Department of Consumer Affairs, which licenses and regulates acupuncturists in California. Pursuant to Business and Professions Code section 4925 et seq., the board administers an examination that tests an applicant’s ability, competency, and knowledge in the practice of an acupuncturist; issues licenses to qualified practitioners; approves and monitors students in tutorial programs; approves acupuncture schools and continuing education providers and courses; and enforces the Acupuncture Licensure Act.
1625 North Market Blvd, Suite N-219, Sacramento CA 95834
Tel (916) 515-5200, Fax (916) 928-2204, www.acupuncture.ca.gov
Alhambra Medical University is a private institution and licensed to operate by the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE). Approval to operate means compliance with state standards as set forth in the Education Code. As a prospective student, you are encouraged to review this catalog prior to signing an enrollment agreement. You are also encouraged to review the School Performance Fact Sheet, which must be provided to you prior to signing an enrollment agreement. Any questions a student may have regarding this catalog that have not been satisfactorily answered by the institution may be directed to the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education at:
1747 North Market, Suite 225 | Sacramento, CA 95834
P.O. Box 980818, West Sacramento, CA 95798-0818
toll-free (888) 370-7589. fax (916) 263- 1897
**Change of Educational Objectives Application for the Doctorate in Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine program is approved by BPPE.