Study at American Academy of Acupuncture and Oriental MedicineProfile of American Academy of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
American Academy is located in Roseville, MN (a large suburb). The school is a private, for-profit institution. The highest degree level offered by American Academy is the Master's degree.
The school is known for its programs in nutrition and exercise therapy.
American Academy Selectivity
American Academy does not offer open admission.
The school maintains a faculty/student ratio (full-time) which is better than most colleges. American Academy has a tenure system for senior faculty.
The school had 100 enrolled students in 2007. A large number of students at American Academy are 40 years old or older.
The school reports its educational mission is:
"The American Academy of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM) is dedicated to integrating the best of traditional and contemporary medicine. The Academy offers a rigorous and comprehensive Master's degree in the theoretical foundation and clinical application of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). The curriculum includes acupuncture, herbal medicine, medical Tui Na, dietary therapy, and T'ai Chi/Qigong, as well as instruction in fundamental scientific concepts and biomedicine. AAAOM is committed to training TCM health professionals and preparing them for a career of lifelong learning and professional development in order to advance traditional Chinese medicine in the twenty-first century. "
American Academy Programs and Degrees
Contact: American Academy
American Academy of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
1925 W County Rd B-2
Roseville, MN 55113
General Phone: (651) 631-0204