Who We Are
Leading Acupuncture & Oriental medicine school located in Racine, WI & Chicago, IL. MCOM offers the best in Acupuncture, herbal, and nutrition college education. Fall Classes Begin September 28th.
The Midwest College, (MCOM), was founded in 1979 and has been a fully accredited Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine school since 1987. MCOM offers 2 specific programs.
The Acupuncture program - Graduates earn a Master Level Certificate in Acupuncture and are well prepared to sit for the national board and licensing exams prior to starting or joing a practice.
The Oriental Medicine program – Graduates earn a combined degree. A Bachelor of Science degree in TCM (traditional Chinese Medicine) Nutrition and a Master of Science degree in Oriental Medicine (encompassing Acupuncture and Chinese Herbs).
All major classes are held on Saturdays with basic science courses offered on weekday evenings. Clinic shifts are scheduled during weekdays. Our course schedule is designed to allow students flexibility in their schedules to maintain a full or part-time job. The majority of our students have families, and have chosen Acupuncture or Oriental Medicine as a second career. To learn more, contact us at 262-554-2010.
To view details about our Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine programs, read on!
The four most important of the eight modalities of TCM are acupuncture, moxibustion, tui-na massage, and Chinese herbs…
Herbs & TCM Nutrition
Prospective students of Oriental medicine are looking for a program where they can gain the skills and knowledge needed to integrate the best known branches of TCM (Acupuncture, massage and Chinese herbs) with healing foods and recipes in their future professional practice.
MCOM’s education includes a focus on traditional Chinese Nutrition Therapy. There are two aspects to a a Chinese Medicine nutritional consultation; healthy eating according to a patient’s constitution and the recommended foods and recipes for specific disorders.
Nutrition has long been an integral part of TCM. We’ve identified this branch of TCM as an important specialty…