AMC Mission Statement

Mission Statement and Educational Objectives

The mission of the Acupuncture & Massage College (AMC) is to provide our students with a college of natural healing. AMC is committed to maintaining high standards of education that emphasize principles of ethical behavior. AMC also strives to improve the quality of healthcare in our community by providing a low cost Community Intern Clinic.

Graduates of the Acupuncture and Massage College Master of Oriental Medicine Degree program will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate competency in the theories and practice of Traditional Chinese Medicine to include Acupuncture, Moxibustion, Herbal Medicine and Asian Bodywork.
  2. Demonstrate competent clinical judgment and assess appropriate treatment plans.
  3. Communicate with other medical practitioners and will know when to make appropriate referrals.
  4. Demonstrate appropriate professional conduct in their relationship with patients.
  5. Pass the AMC comprehensive exams and their National/State Licensing Exams.
  6. Be prepared to become entry level Oriental Medicine Practitioners.

Graduates of the Acupuncture and Massage College Massage Therapy program will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate competency in the theory of Massage Therapy to include Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology.
  2. Demonstrate competency in hands-on skills to include Shiatsu, Medical Massage, and Swedish Massage.
  3. Assess contraindications to Massage Therapy.
  4. Demonstrate appropriate professional conduct in their relationship with patients.
  5. Pass the AMC comprehensive exams and their National/State Licensing Exam.
  6. Be prepared to become entry level Massage Therapists with a specialty in Oriental Bodywork.