Transitional Doctor of Acupuncture
Pacific College of Health & Science

Program Details

The online Doctor of Acupuncture transitional program bridges the gap between the master’s degree and the entry-level doctorate, strengthening the acupuncturist’s ability to be a successful part of our integrative healthcare system.  The curriculum uses an approach that enriches the acupuncturists’ understanding of both biomedicine and Chinese medicine and increases their confidence as members of the integrative, multi-disciplinary team.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine (ACAHM)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Pacific College of Health & Science is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Requires significant prerequisites in acupuncture and intended for applicants who hold a master’s in acupuncture or equivalent