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NCCAOM SCHOOL CODE LIST

The Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) is a specialized accreditation agency recognized by the United States Department of Education (USDE). National, regional, and specialized accreditors are reviewed by the USDE to ensure that the accrediting body meets specific standards established by Congress. The Secretary of Education is charged with review of accrediting bodies and providing recognition to those accrediting agencies that meet the Secretary of Education’s criteria.

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United States ACAOM Accredited and Candidate Schools

The NCCAOM assigns a ‘School Code’ to institutions for internal reporting and identification for PearsonVUE Testing Centers. Inclusion on this list does not infer that the NCCAOM has any knowledge of the school, its educational program or accreditation status.

School Code School
AFE 00036 Academy for Five Element Acupuncture
ACC 00001 Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences
AMC 00042 Acupuncture & Massage College
AIM 00016 Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College, Berkeley
AMU 00306 Alhambra Medical University
ACM 00230 American Academy of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
ACO 00075 American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
ACT 00002 American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
AIA 00246 American Institute of Alternative Medicine
AOM 00093 AOMA Graduate School of Integrative Medicine
ASA 00127 Arizona School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
ATI 00115 Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine
BAS 00005 Bastyr University
CST 00045 Colorado School of Traditional Chinese Medicine
DTC 00294 Daoist Traditions College of Chinese Medical Arts
DUR 00025 Dongguk University Los Angeles
DRC 00149 Dragon Rises College of Oriental Medicine
EWN 00121 East West College of Natural Medicine
ESA 00162 Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine
ECT 00010 Emperor’s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine
FBJ 00300 Five Branches University: Graduate School of TCM – San Jose
FBC 00011 Five Branches University: Graduate School of TCM – Santa Cruz
FCI 00097 Florida College of Integrative Medicine
ICA 00097 Florida College of Integrative Medicine
ITE 00153 Institute of Taoist Education and Acupuncture
JTS 00159 Jung Tao School of Classical Chinese Medicine
TSI 00033 Maryland University of Integrative Health
MWA 00308 Middle Way Acupuncture Institute
MCC 00301 Midwest College of Oriental Medicine – Chicago, IL
MCR 00017 Midwest College of Oriental Medicine – Racine, WI
NCN 00123 National University of Natural Medicine
NUH 00305 National University of Health Sciences
NES 00019 New England School of Acupuncture at MCPHS University
NCH 00066 New York College of Health Professions
NCT 00092 New York College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
MCA 00055 Northwestern Health Sciences University
OCO 00021 Oregon College of Oriental Medicine
PCC 00218 Pacific College of Oriental Medicine – Chicago
PCN 00060 Pacific College of Oriental Medicine – New York City
PCS 00023 Pacific College of Oriental Medicine – San Diego
PIH 00124 Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine & Acupuncture
POC 00016 POCA Technical Institute
SIO 00104 Seattle Institute of East Asian Medicine
SBU 00029 South Baylo University – Anaheim, CA
SBL 00309 South Baylo University, Los Angeles, CA
SCW 00247 Southern California University of Health Sciences
SAB 00031 Southwest Acupuncture College, Boulder
SAS 90004 Southwest Acupuncture College, Santa Fe
TCT 00085 Texas Health and Science University
UBA 00280 University of Bridgeport
UEW 00284 University of East West Medicine
VAU 00312 Virginia University of Integrative Medicine
WUO 00313 Wongu University of Oriental Medicine
WIG 00303 WON Institute of Graduate Studies
YSU 00038 Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Other Domestic
APP 00000 Apprenticeship Route, U.S.
DOM 30000 Other, USA School
DOM 40000 State Candidate

International Schools

The NCCAOM assigns a ‘School Code’ to institutions for internal reporting and identification for PearsonVUE Testing Centers. Inclusion on this list does not infer that the NCCAOM has any knowledge of the school, its educational program or accreditation status.

School Code International School
FOR 70025 Academy of Classical Oriental Medicine Sciences
FOR 70000 Acupuncture Colleges (Australia) Pty. Limited
FOR 70026 Acupuncture Foundation of Ireland
FOR 70027 Akamon Oriental Medicine College
FOR 70001 Alberta College of Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70002 Anhui College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70029 Beijing College of Acupuncture & Moxibustion
FOR 70540 Beijing University of Chinese Medicine
FOR 70030 Calgary College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70031 Canadian College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine
FOR 70028 Capital Medical University
FOR 70546 Chang Chun University of Chinese Medicine
FOR 70004 Chengdu University of TCM
FOR 70500 Dae Jeon University
FOR 70505 DaeGu Haany University
FOR 70504 Dong-Eui University
FOR 70510 Dongguk University
FOR 70502 Dong-Shin University
FOR 70006 Fu Jian Traditional Chinese Medical College
FOR 70007 Guangxi College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70008 Guangzhou University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70009 Guiyang College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70544 Hebei Medical University
FOR 70010 Heilong Jiang University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70011 Hunan College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70033 Institute of Traditional Medicine (Ontario, Canada)
FOR 70012 Jiangxi College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70520 Kyung Hee University
FOR 70515 Gachon University
FOR 70014 Kyungsan University (KOREA)
FOR 70545 Liaoning College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70543 Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70032 Ongiara College of Acupuncture and Moxibustion
FOR 70580 Reidman International College for Complementary Medicine
FOR 70506 Sang-Gi University
FOR 70508 Sem-Yung University
FOR 70017 Shaanxi College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70018 Shandong University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70542 Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70020 Taejon University
FOR 70541 Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70560 Toronto School of Traditional Chinese Medicine
FOR 70514 Won-Kwang University
FOR 70512 Woo-Suk University
FOR 70024 Yanbian Medical College
Other International
APP 70000 Apprenticeship Route, Outside the U.S.
FOR 79910 Other, Foreign Brazil
FOR 79901 Other, Foreign Canada
FOR 79999 Other, Foreign China
FOR 79903 Other, Foreign Columbia
FOR 79920 Other, Foreign Israel
FOR 79921 Other, Foreign Korea
FOR 79915 Other, Foreign Mexico
FOR 79916 Other, Foreign Mongolia
FOR 79925 Other, Foreign New Zealand
FOR 79940 Other, Foreign Russia
FOR 79960 Other, Foreign Spain
FOR 79930 Other, Foreign Switzerland
FOR 79935 Other, Foreign Taiwan
FOR 79905 Other, Foreign United Kingdom