This program is designed to accommodate the knowledge requirements for registration in Ontario, to help students establish a solid foundation for their career as competent professional acupuncturists, to improve operational skills in future clinical practice, and to guide students to pass the Pan-Canadian Examinations.
Full-Time: 2 years
Part-Time: 4 years
Classroom hours: 1700
Clinical hours: 500
This program is designed to accommodate the knowledge requirements for registration in Ontario, to help students establish a solid foundation for their career as competent professional TCM practitioners, to improve operational skills in future clinical practice, and to guide students to pass the Pan-Canadian Examinations.
Full-Time: 3 years
Part-Time: 5 years
Classroom hours: 2300
Clinical hours: 500
R.Ac to TCM Diploma
For Registered Acupuncturists wishing to bridge into TCM; this program, in addition to closing the knowledge gap, is designed to accommodate the knowledge requirements for registration in Ontario, to help students establish a solid foundation for their career as competent professional TCM practitioners, to improve operational skills in future clinical practice, and to guide students to pass the Pan-Canadian Examinations.
Course list is case-dependent; contact us to determine your course list.
Classroom hours: Case-specific
Clinical hours: 300
RMT/PT/D.C Acupuncture Certificate
Classroom hours: 240
Clinical hours: 60
This program is CMTO approved and can be used by members of other Regulatory Colleges to add Acupuncture as an additional modality to one's existing repertoire.
The following additional programs and courses are also available:
R.TCMP Advanced Study Program
RMT Continuing Education Units
Intensified Preparation Class for the Pan-Canadian Examinations
FREE annual professional development seminar for R.Ac and R.TCMP
Hands-on practice sessions and workshops
TCM Classical Literature Study in Chinese
Introductory and Advanced Tai Chi Class (summer only)
Everything you need to know about getting started at JJTCMC
As all instruction, and examination is in English, knowledge of Mandarin is not required.
Applicants must have a minimum education of a High School diploma.
Out-of-province are welcome; there is no difference in cost for such applicants.
E-Learning eligibility is granted if an applicant's commute to the school by car is equal to or greater than 1 hour in duration. Note, distance learners only attend theoretical courses remotely in real-time; they are still required to attend all practical courses and theoretical course assessments in-person.
If you have previously studied courses that are similar in content to courses within our curriculum for a given program of study, JJTCMC will be happy to assess the possibility of transferring credits from previous studies. Note, there is currently no maximum number of credits that we will agree to transfer.
Though official start-dates of all programs of study are September and January of each year, it is possible for applicants to commence their studies at any time of year; contact us for more details.
Step 1: Student Registration - Complete and submit a hard or soft copy of a student registration form along with a registration fee of $50.
Step 2: Payment Schedule Agreement - Sign a contract with JJTCMC to enter into a payment schedule that is agreed upon by both parties. Generally, payment schedules span from as low as dividing the program tuition by the number of its full-time duration of study in months to as high as paying the program tuition fee in full in a single installment. For additional information, please review the School Policy's Payment and Refund subsection.
Step 3: Begin payments and commence your studies.
We are presently working to create scholarships and funding for low-income applicants in time for the start of the next semester, September 2020.
Though OSAP is not yet avilable for studies at our school, we are actively working towards OSAP approval.
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