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    A New Kind of Doctor

    ACTCM has launched a new, first professional doctoral degree in Acupuncture and Chinese medicine (DACM). We are now accepting applications for the Spring semester.

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    Apply Now for Spring Semester

    Applications are due by December 10th for our spring semester which begins January 11th, 2016. Financial aid is available, and transfer students and part-time students are welcome!

    Apply now!

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    Accelerate Your Career

    Now is the time to join our DAOM program to become a doctor of Chinese Medicine. Classes meet once a month for four days and are geared towards practicing professionals. Apply today and graduate in 2017!


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    Attend Classes at Night and on the Weekends!

    Starting in the Spring 2016 semester, students in our Masters (MSTCM) and First Professional Doctorate (DACM) programs will be able to take classes at night and on the weekends.

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    Acupuncture & Herbal Clinic

    Our Acupuncture & Herbal Clinic is proud to have been honored for the quality of our patient care and named “Best of the Bay”. We offer a $30 acupuncture treatment and consultation for first time visitors.

    Get a Treatment!

A distinguished faculty and rigorous curriculum have established the American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) as the premier Chinese medicine college and Acupuncture school in the US for over 35 years. Our three advanced degrees offer in-depth education and hands-on experience in Traditional Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture, Chinese herbalism, Shiatsu and Tui Na massage, and holistic healing. Our graduates are expert healers who work in independent settings and integrative medicine teams and are leaders in their field.

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Video: Paying it Forward at ACTCM

Danny Geren is a graduate from ACTCM and now leads our Academic Sup...
Herbal Clinic

New Clinic specials for September-October 3rd, 2015

From now until October 3rd, 2015, all appointments at 8:30am and 8pm w...

ACTCM’s 35th Anniversary: 35 and Forward

2015 is ACTCM's 35th anniversary! Read about our history and our f...

ACTCM & CIIS Merger Creates New Model of Care

Two San Francisco powerhouses of holistic healing, the American Colleg...
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Interested in ACTCM?

ACTCM is distinguished by the excellence of our programs and faculty, and by the unequaled opportunity we provide our students to explore and grow in the field of Chinese Medicine. 

Upcoming Open Houses:
Master’s/FPD Open House  February 17th, 10:30 AM — 4:00 PM
DAOM Open House To be announced

Upcoming Webinars:
DAOM Program Overview  November 25th, 12:30 PM and December 4th, 12:30 PM 
ACTCM: Student Life and Resources December 9th, 12:00 PM


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