The University of Bridgeport’s Master of Science on Acupuncture degree program is an integral part of the University of Bridgeport Division of Health Sciences. The University of Bridgeport is the first multidisciplinary university in the United States to offer complementary health programs including acupuncture, chiropractic, naturopathic medicine, and nutrition.

University of BridgeportThe Master of Science in Acupuncture degree program’s goal is to provide acupuncture and Oriental medical training consistent with the developing traditions on Asia and the growing modern health care system in the United States.  The Master of Science in Acupuncture degree program is three years in length (36 months) and is scheduled on a semester basis. The curriculum of this major consists of six distinct areas:

 

 

  • Acupuncture practice and technique
  • Oriental theory, diagnosis, and application
  • Western biomedicine
  • Herbal medicine survey
  • Movement and respiration studies
  • Clinical services

The University of Bridgeport’s Master of Science on Acupuncture degree program is an integral part of the University of Bridgeport Division of Health Sciences. The University of Bridgeport is the first multidisciplinary university in the United States to offer complementary health programs including acupuncture, chiropractic, naturopathic medicine, and nutrition

Each year there is a maximum class size of 40 students at the Institute. The 2002 academic year marked the inauguration of this program.

Accreditation
Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) (candidate)
State of Connecticut Department of Higher Education
 

Address & Contact
Acupuncture Institute
University of Bridgeport
60 Lafayette Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Tel: 203-576-4107
Email: acup@bridgeport.edu
Web: www.bridgeport.edu/pages/3247.asp