General Information About Traditional Chinese Medical College of Hawaii
The mission of the Traditional Chinese Medical College of Hawaii contains several tenets, including: To educate practitioners of Oriental medicine who can effectively disgnose and appropriately and safely treat in their modality and within the scope of their license. Toensure that these practitioners are professionals who have a thorough grounding in both Oriental and Western medical science and philosophy, and can communicate and interact effectively with providers of various modes of Western health care. To give students a balanced practical and theoretical training that emphasizes both acupuncture and traditional Chinese herbal therapy -- training that will enable them, upon graduation, to set up and run successful Oriental medical clinics. To maintain a teaching clinic where student interns gain the clinical experience required to establish an independent professional practice, a clinic that provides economical, high-quality health care services to the community. To train students to be healers, not just practitioners treating symptoms.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
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- Master's degree
- Rural: Distant
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 32 Native American 1.0 Asian 4.0 African American 0.0 Hispanic 1.0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates Enrolled FullTime Graduates 35