Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine (DACM)
The DACM program offers Daoist Traditions Master’s Program graduates advanced competencies to provide the best quality care for patients. Students gain additional clinical skills and deeper knowledge in the areas of research and communication to effectively work with other healthcare professionals. The program builds on the master’s program with additional coursework in orthopedics, neurology, endocrinology, collaborative care, and advanced clinical practice.
Students attend week-long class and clinic sessions twice per year. The modular format and hybrid courses offer students the flexibility to continue their clinical practice while earning their degree. The DACM consists of 317.5 hours/16.8 credits.
To view the course curriculum, click here.
To view the academic catalog, click here.
|DACM – Semester Class Hours|
|Semester 1||Semester 2|
|DACM – Didactic Classes||45||45|
|DACM – Clinical Hours||16||22|
|Semester 3||Semester 4|
|DACM – Didactic Classes||52.5||45|
|DACM – Clinical Hours||47||45|
Daoist Traditions College of Chinese Medical Arts, its master’s-level program in Oriental medicine (MAOM), professional doctoral program (DACM), and certificate in Chinese herbal medicine program (CCHM) are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM). Institution/program accreditation history, notes, and dates of review may be viewed at: http://acaom.org/directory-menu/directory. ACAOM is recognized by the United States Department of Education as the specialized accreditation agency for institutions/programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners. ACAOM is located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347; phone 952/212-2434; fax 952/657-7068; www.acaom.org.
The UNC Board of Governors has issued licenses for Daoist Traditions to offer the MAOM and DACM programs.