The content outlines below should be used by candidates who are taking an NCCAOM examination on or after January 1, 2020. Candidates who are taking an exam in 2018 should use the content outlines found here.
The 2020 content outlines were established based on the results of the NCCAOM’s most recent Job Analysis Study of the role of licensed acupuncturists. The study began in November 2016 and concluded in November 2017. Please click here for the Executive Summary of the job analysis study. A full report of the results will be available on the NCCAOM website by June 2018.