Emperor’s College Students Excel on 2011 California Acupuncture Licensing Exam

Santa Monica, CA (February 13, 2013) – Emperor’s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine, the California acupuncture school celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, is pleased to announce outstanding alumni outcomes on the California Acupuncture Licensing Exam (CALE) in 2011.

“We’re happy to see our graduates perform strongly in the CALE exams year after year,” said Yun Kim, CEO at Emperor’s College. “The excellent exam scores are a testament to the quality of our master’s program which equips students with the knowledge and skills needed to be successful practitioners.”

Top Results on California Acupuncture Licensing Exams

In California, the Acupuncture Board, an autonomous body under the umbrella of the Department of Consumer Affairs, licenses and regulates acupuncturists in the state.

In 2011, Emperor’s College sent 16 first-time takers and two re-examinees who achieved an extremely high pass rate in the California Acupuncture Board exams. While the state average pass rate was 66% for first-time test takers, Emperor’s College graduates attained a pass rate of 75%. This very strong passing rate puts Emperor’s College in the top-performing range among other large California acupuncture schools reflecting the high educational quality at the Los Angeles based institution.

About Emperor’s College
Emperor’s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine is one of the oldest and most distinguished acupuncture colleges in the nation specializing in a broad-based approach to the art and science of Oriental medicine. Founded in 1983, Emperor’s College has been leading the way for the integration of Oriental medicine in the modern health care system. Offering a master’s and doctoral degree program, Emperor’s College alumni are the pioneering leaders in academia, clinical practice, advocacy and research in the field.

For more information, visit www.emperors.edu

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Media Contact:
Nina Grenningloh
Emperor’s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine
310.453.8300 x 174
nina@emperors.edu