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Accreditation

Program Specific Accreditation Information

The Virginia University of Integrative Medicine (“VUIM”) Master of Science in Acupuncture (MSA), Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) and Certificate in East Asian Nutrition (CEAN) programs are all accredited by ACAOM. 

The Virginia University of Integrative Medicine (“VUIM”) Professional Doctorate programs (DAc. and DOM), approved to begin enrolling students, are not yet accredited or pre-accredited by ACAOM. During this time, graduates of these programs are not considered to have graduated from an ACAOM-accredited or pre-accredited program and may not rely on ACAOM accreditation or pre-accreditation for professional licensure or other purposes. 

This program is eligible for ACAOM accreditation, and VUIM is currently in the process of seeking ACAOM pre-accreditation/accreditation for the program. However, VUIM can provide no assurance that pre-accreditation or accreditation will be granted by ACAOM.

The VUIM DAOM Program, approved to begin enrolling students, is not accredited or pre-accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM). During this time, graduates of this program are not considered to have graduated from an ACAOM accredited or pre-accredited program and may not rely on ACAOM accreditation or pre-accreditation for professional licensure or other purposes. 

This program is eligible for ACAOM accreditation and [name of school] is currently in the process of seeking ACAOM pre-accreditation/accreditation for the program. However, VUIM can provide no assurance that pre-accreditation or accreditation will be granted by ACAOM.  Students enrolled in this program are not currently eligible to participate in the Federal grant and loan programs based on ACAOM’s approval.