The mission of Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine is:
To educate students to become the highest quality practitioners of
traditional Chinese medicine and the Taoist healing arts;
To be the leader in the development of a complementary medical model;
To be a community-based resource center for the advancement of balanced
Yo San University was founded by two brothers, Daoshing and Maoshing
Ni, in 1989, with a beginning class of eight students. The university
now has more than 150 patients and offers more than 15 courses.
Yo San's program was granted candidate status by the Accreditation Commission
for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in 1991. The program was accredited
in 1993, and reaccredited in 1996 and 2003.
Yo San University awards a master's degree in acupuncture and traditional
Chinese medicine. The program is four years in length, and is designed
to emphasize all five branches of TCM: acupuncture, herbology, massage,
nutrition and qigong. Yo San also offers certificate programs in
qi development and mien shiang.
For more information on Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine,
Yo San University of Traditional Chinese Medicine
13315 West Washington Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Tel: (310) 577-3000
Fax: (310) 577-3033
Web site: www.yosan.edu