THE FIRST AND ONLY ORIENTAL MEDICINE UNIVERSITY IN NEVADA
Wongu University of Oriental Medicine is the first and only Oriental Medicine school in Nevada approved to grant a Master of Science degree in Oriental Medicine. Wongu offers courses in Oriental Medicine, acupuncture, herbology, and much more.
Our Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (MSOM) Degree consists of 2,500 didactic hours and 1,000 clinical hours for a total of 3,500 program hours to meet Nevada’s high standards. A four-year bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution is one of the admission requirements.
Once accepted, our experienced and caring instructors will help our students perfect their skills as they take their first steps to joining the healing community.
LET THE PIONEER CLASS BEGINS EVERYTHING
Founded in 2012 in the state of Nevada, the first state in the United States to grant licenses to practitioners of Oriental medicine, Wongu University of Oriental Medicine is the first and only Oriental Medicine school in Nevada approved to grant a Master of Science degree in Oriental Medicine.
Photos courtesy of Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority
Wongu University of Oriental Medicine has been granted Candidacy status for institutional accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which is the recognized accrediting agency for freestanding institutions and colleges of acupuncture or Oriental medicine that offer such programs.
The Masters’ degree – Oriental Medicine program in English of the Wongu University of Oriental Medicine has been granted Candidacy status by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which is the recognized accrediting agency for programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners.
ACAOM is located at: 8941 Aztec Drive Eden Prairie, MN 55347 Phone: (952) 212-2434 Fax: (952) 657-7068
Our pioneer graduates, after passing the national and Nevada state license exams, will become Doctors of Oriental Medicine (OMDs) who will be a part of a dynamic community and help enhance the health and wellness of their community.
WHERE THE HEALING JOURNEY BEGINS
Conveniently located in Las Vegas, Wongu University of Oriental Medicine boasts of over 12,000 sq. feet state-of-the-art campus in two adjacent buildings, which house classrooms, administrative and academic offices, and a health center. Wongu provides a library, kitchen, and lounge for students to use between and after classes. Wongu’s library offers services to students by providing the most current news and information on Oriental medicine.
OUR HEALTH CENTER
THE FIRST AND ONLY ORIENTAL MEDICINE UNIVERSITY HEALTH CENTER IN NEVADA
Wongu Health Center offers a variety of affordable acupuncture treatments and Oriental Medical care to the public. Our experienced and caring clinical supervisors and interns will help take our patients first step to joining the healing and healthier community.
WONGU NEWS & ACTIVITIES
- Wongu Health Center @ Las Vegas’s World Lupus Day – May 6
- An Introduction to Taiji – Meditation in Motion – April 22 & 29
- Wongu Health Center 3rd Anniversary & Community Open House – April 21
- Qigong for Health: An Introduction Course – April 1, 8, 22 & 29
- Qigong for Health: An Introduction Course – Mar. 4, 11, 18 & 25
- The Tao for Beginners – Mar. 4, 11, 18 & 25
- Wongu University Admissions Open House – Mar. 24, 2017
- Wongu @ UNLV Graduate & Professional School Fair
- Wongu @ Nellis/Creech & Military Veterans Appreciation Day
- Wongu University Open House
- Wongu @ LV Health & Fitness Chamber of Commerce Expo
- Wongu University of Oriental Medicine Authorized to Process I-20 & Able to Offer Federal Financial Aid
- Wongu @ 4th of July Celebration
- Wongu University @ Relay For Life of Henderson
- Wongu University @ Henderson Heritage Parade & Festival
- Presentation on “The State of Acupuncture in the U.S.”
- Wongu Wellness Day – Discover Ayurveda
- Meet Dr. Sivarama at Wongu Wellness Day – Discover Ayurveda
- Wongu sponsoring 27th Annual Midnite Madness
- New Wongu President & CEO Appointed
- Wongu Updates its Corporate Brand – New Logo and Websites
- Wongu sponsoring Graveyard 2-Pitch Tournament – June 13, 2015
- Wongu Health Center 1st Year Anniversary & Community Open House
- Launch of Wongu University New Website
- Launch of Wongu Health Center Site
- Launch of Wongu University Admissions Site
- Launch of Wongu Media Site
- Wongu Community Outreach @ The Las Vegas Spring Festival, The LINQ, Las Vegas (Photo Album)
- Wongu scholarships announcement for Spring 2015
- Acupuncturists Without Borders training at Wongu University
- Launch of Wongu Health Center Facebook