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Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

The Won Institute of Graduate Studies is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, (215) 662-5606.

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Administration.

Doctor of Acupuncture Program  

The Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Herbal Medicine (ACAHM) is the recognized accrediting agency for programs preparing acupuncture medicine practitioners. ACAHM is located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347; phone 952/212-2434; fax 952/657-7068; www.acahm.org. ACAHM institutional and programmatic accreditation status and notes may be viewed at: http://acaom.org/directory-menu/directory/.

The Won Institute of Graduate Studies professional Doctor of Acupuncture program, approved to begin enrolling students, is not yet accredited or pre-accredited by ACAHM. Graduates of this program are not considered to have graduated from an ACAHM-accredited or pre-accredited program and may not rely on ACAHM accreditation or pre-accreditation for professional licensure or other purposes. 

This program is eligible for ACAHM accreditation, and the Won Institute is currently in the process of seeking ACAHM  pre-accreditation/accreditation for the program. However, the Won Institute can provide no assurance that pre-accreditation or accreditation will be granted by ACAHM.

Masters of Acupuncture Studies Program

The Master of Acupuncture Studies program of the Won Institute of Graduate Studies is accredited by ACAHM, which is the recognized accrediting agency for the approval of programs preparing acupuncture medicine practitioners. ACAHM is located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie, MN 55347 Phone: (952) 212-2434 ~ Fax: (952) 657-7068. Accreditation status and notes may be viewed on the ACAHM Directory.

Certificate in Chinese Herbal Medicine Program

The Certificate in Chinese Herbal Medicine program of the Won Institute of Graduate Studies is accredited by ACAHM, which is the recognized accrediting agency for the approval of programs preparing acupuncture medicine practitioners. ACAHM is located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie, MN 55347 Phone: (952) 212-2434 ~ Fax: (952) 657-7068. Accreditation status and notes may be viewed on the ACAHM Directory.

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Campus Security

The Won Institute reports on crime statistics for the campus and the one-block area surrounding the Institute as required by the Jean Clery Act. Reports include hate cries as well as reports on incidents covered by Title IX (incidents of sexual violence. This is done in conjunction with statistics garnered from Cheltenham Township police. From September 2019 – mid December 2020 there were no reportable hate crimes, or any reported violations of the Violence Against Women Act on campus or in the area, per Cheltenham Township Police. There were no reportable crime incidents on campus, and none in the adjacent area. 

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