East West College of Nature Medicine is institutionally accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, 750 First Street N.E., Suite 980, Washington, DC, 20002-4242, 202-336-6780, to award master’s degrees and diplomas. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
The Master of Science Degree in Oriental Medicine program of East West
College of Natural Medicine is programmatically accredited by the Accreditation Commission for
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which is the recognized accrediting agency
for programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners. ACAOM is
located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Suite 2, Eden Prairie, MN 55347; phone 952/212-2434; fax
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Effective August 12, 2017, the East West College of Natural Medicine (EWCNM) was denied institutional accreditation and the Master of Oriental Medicine program was placed on Probation until August 2018 by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM or Commission), at which time Probation and programmatic accreditation were extended for good cause until February 2019. Probation is notice to the program/institution that, if it does not substantially correct the deficiencies noted by the Commission by the end of the probationary period, pre-accreditation or accreditation status will be withdrawn unless the institution is able to demonstrate why such action should not be taken. ACAOM is the recognized accrediting agency for programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners and is located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347; phone 952-212-2434; fax 952-657-7068