Opportunity for 3rd Party Comment Concerning Institution/Program Qualifications for Accreditation

Opportunity for Written Third Party Comment For February 2013 Commission Meeting

In accordance with 34 CFR 602.23(b), ACAOM is providing an opportunity for written third party comment concerning the institution's or program's qualifications for accreditation or preaccreditation, as listed below.

The deadline for written comment to be received by ACAOM is January 7, 2013.  Documents may be submitted by email to: coordinator@acaom.org.

In accordance with ACAOM policy 1.8 for institutions/programs being considered for preaccreditation (Candidacy) and policy 2.7 for institutions/programs being considered for re/accreditation, any third party comment received by the Commission is submitted to the institution/program to provide it the opportunity to respond in writing.

Institution Name (State)
Institution and/or Programmatic Review, Being Considered for

American Institute of Alternative Medicine (OH)  
Programmatic: Diploma – Acupuncture in English, Re-accreditation

Finger Lakes School of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine of New York Chiropractic College (NY)  
Programmatic: Master’s degree – Acupuncture in English, Re-accreditation
Programmatic: Master’s degree – Oriental Medicine in English, Re-accreditation

Florida College of Integrative Medicine (FL)  
Institutional, Re-accreditation
Programmatic: Master’s degree – Oriental Medicine in English, Re-accreditation

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine – San Diego (CA)  
Programmatic: DAOM in English, Initial accreditation

South Baylo University - Anaheim (CA)  
Programmatic: DAOM in English and Chinese, Initial accreditation

South Baylo University – Los Angeles Branch Campus (CA)  
Programmatic: DAOM in Korean, Initial accreditation

Stanton University (CA)  
Progammatic: Master's degree – Oriental Medicine in English, Initial accreditation