Accreditation & Approvals


Accreditation & Approvals

Arirang University (ARU) is in the process of obtaining certifcation to operate under new ownership. If ARU does not achieve full certifcation by Tuesday, March 18, 2019 it will be required to close.

The Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM) has placed
Arirang University on a Warning Sanction until 16 February 2019 for failure to timely submit
required Notification of Change applications. At that time, the Commission will consider the
institution’s Warning Sanction Progress Report and take appropriate action consistent with the
Commission Actions Policy. Accreditation status and notes may be viewed at:

ACAOM is the recognized accrediting agency for 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;





The University is authorized to process Form I-20 for prospective international students to apply for an F1 Student Visa.

For Additional Questions please feel free to contact the University, 703/ 354-3577 or by email,