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Oriental Medicine

FLSAOM education is grounded in the classics and prepares you for the future

Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine of NYCC (FLSAOM) offers master of science degree programs in Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine (MSAOM) and Acupuncture (MSA). Both prepare you for professional clinical practice careers in private and public health settings. A curriculum solidly based in the traditions of Oriental medicine, diverse clinical rotations, hands-on anatomy studies, on-campus herb garden and dispensary laboratory, coupled with an exceptional full-time faculty from China and the U.S., and our outstanding library and media center, provide the academic excellence, quality patient care, and professional leadership which has made FLSAOM a leading institution in AOM education.


Regionally accredited New York Chiropractic College (NYCC) was founded in 1919 and entered into AOM education in 2003.  Along with MSA & MSAOM, NYCC offers multiple degree programs including the Doctor of Chiropractic, and two online Master’s programs in Applied Clinical Nutrition (MSACN) and Human Anatomy & Physiology Instruction (MSHAPI).


What makes us the ideal choice for AOM education? An array of unique and powerful advantages.
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  • Curriculum with course and clinical work in acupuncture, moxibustion, tui na, qi gong, Eastern nutrition, and herbal medicine (for MSAOM students)
  • Highly advanced anatomy center and research building
  • Modern library with extensive traditional, multimedia and online resources
  • Experienced, renowned full-time faculty from China and the U.S.
  • Multiple clinical rotations, including a Veteran’s Administration site and other inter-disciplinary settings
  • On-campus herb garden and dispensary with teaching kitchen
  • Gorgeous upstate NY campus with on-campus housing and multipurpose athletic center
  • Opportunities to enroll in other NYCC degree programs, if desired
  • An integral part of a prestigious private, not-for-profit, regionally accredited educational institution