March 1, 2016

Approvals & Accreditation

California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education

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Nine Star University of Health Sciences is  approved to operate by the California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education under Section 94897 (l) of the State of California Education Code. Any questions a student may have regarding this school that have not been satisfactorily answered by the institution may be directed to the Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education at the contact information:

Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education
2535 Capitol Oaks Drive, Suite 400
Sacramento, CA 95833
Phone: (888) 370-7589
Fax: (916) 263-1897
www.bppe.ca.gov

 

The Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM)

The Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM or Commission) terminated Nine Star University of Health Sciences’ (NSUHS) Pre-Accreditation (Candidacy) status effective April 10, 2017. NSUHS has officially notified ACAOM of its intent to seek – Pre-Accreditation (Candidacy) status by submitting a Self-Study Report for Pre-Accreditation no later than October 1, 2017 for consideration at the Commission’s February 2018 meeting. NSUHS cannot make any guarantees regarding the outcome of this effort. ACAOM is the recognized accrediting agency for institutions/programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners. ACAOM is located at 8941 Aztec Drive, Eden Prairie, Minnesota 55347; phone 952/212-2434; fax 952/657-7068.

 

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)

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The University is authorized by the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service to process Form 1-20, enabling prospective international students to apply for an F1 Student Visa.

Licensure and Certification

 

California Acupuncture Boards

cb30a6_650ddd4efc7e401ebfcfc5063767e14eNine Star University of Health Sciences is approved by the California Acupuncture Board and graduates of the MTCM program are eligible to sit for the California Acupuncture Licensing Examination. For licensure information, contact:

State of California Acupuncture Board

1747 N. Market Blvd, Suite 180
Sacramento, CA 95834
Phone: (916) 515-5200
www.acupuncture.ca.gov