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Pacific College of Oriental Medicine-New York

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine-New York is college with 145 students located in New York, NY.

Medicine and Allied Health School, Open Admissions

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Overview

Overview

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Pacific College's New York campus is located in the city's historical Flatiron District at 915 Broadway, just two blocks south of the famous Flatiron Building. Fine restaurants, convenient markets, trendy boutiques, and local theatres make up this diverse area. The neighborhood's Romanesque facades have been restored, preserving the beauty of the buildings, the last of the pre-skyscraper era. The area is lively at all times during the day and evening and even the most innocent "out-of-towner" will feel safe and comfortable exploring the area.

Pacific College, the city's first accredited school of Oriental medicine, has convenient subway and train access and parking nearby. In a city where space is often at a premium, the college's 25,000 square feet offers 11 comfortable classrooms, administrative offices, an extensive library of Oriental medicine, and a comfortable student lounge and common area. The facility also houses a large professional acupuncture clinic with 18 treatment rooms and an herbal pharmacy for student training.

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine 915 Broadway, 2nd Floor New York, NY 10010 The mission of Pacific College is to educate and inspire students to become compassionate, skilled providers of patient-centered healthcare using traditional East Asian and integrative medicine.

Student Life

Student Life

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Student Body

Total Undergraduates 145
Gender 27% Male / 73% Female
Enrollment Breakdown 32% Full Time / 68% Part Time
Socio-Economic Diversity 33% of students received Pell Grants, which are provided by the U.S. government to students from middle and lower income families. It gives you an idea of a school’s socio-economic diversity.
Ethnic Diversity
Percentage
White 28%
Multi-racial 1%
International 1%
Hispanic/Latino 25%
Ethnicity Unknown 19%
Black or African American 22%
Asian 5%

Student Services

  • Career And Alumni Services
  • Libraries
  • Remedial Coursework

Academics

Academics

Popular Majors

Asian Bodywork Therapy (100%), Asian Bodywork Therapy (0%), Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse (0%)

Majors Offered

Bachelor's

A program that prepares individuals to provide relief and improved health and well-being based on Chinese medical principles through one or more of the traditional bodywork therapies of Asia. Includes instruction in acupressure, AMMA(r) Therapy, Chi Nei Tsang, Five Element Shiatsu, Integrative Eclectic Shiatsu, Japanese Shiatsu, Jin Shin Do(r) Bodymind Acupressure(tm), Macrobiotic Shiatsu, Anma Therapy, Thai massage, Tui na, Zen Shiatsu, Qigong, Okazaki(r) Restorative Massage, principles of Western and Chinese medicine, patient counseling and observation, practice management, applicable regulations, and professional standards and ethics.

Job Opportunities:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
Massage Therapists
Perform therapeutic massages of soft tissues and joints. May assist in the assessment of range of motion and muscle strength, or propose client therapy plans.

A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

Job Opportunities:

Nursing Instructors and Teachers, Postsecondary
Demonstrate and teach patient care in classroom and clinical units to nursing students. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.
Registered Nurses
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required.

Associates

A program that prepares individuals to provide relief and improved health and well-being based on Chinese medical principles through one or more of the traditional bodywork therapies of Asia. Includes instruction in acupressure, AMMA(r) Therapy, Chi Nei Tsang, Five Element Shiatsu, Integrative Eclectic Shiatsu, Japanese Shiatsu, Jin Shin Do(r) Bodymind Acupressure(tm), Macrobiotic Shiatsu, Anma Therapy, Thai massage, Tui na, Zen Shiatsu, Qigong, Okazaki(r) Restorative Massage, principles of Western and Chinese medicine, patient counseling and observation, practice management, applicable regulations, and professional standards and ethics.

Job Opportunities:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary
Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.
Massage Therapists
Perform therapeutic massages of soft tissues and joints. May assist in the assessment of range of motion and muscle strength, or propose client therapy plans.

Administration & Faculty

Campus Director Malcolm Youngren
Accredited by Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine
Accredited by Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges
Full-time Faculty 13
Student : Faculty Ratio 9 : 1
Faculty Gender (% Male : Female) 15 : 84
Percentage of Faculty Members
Non-Tenure Track Faculty 100

Admissions

Admissions

Selectivity

Acceptance Rate: 48.0% accepted of 25 applications

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Finance

Finance

Average Net Tuition

The average student pays $29,435 for tuition, fees, and other expenses, after grants and scholarships.

Household Income Real Cost
$0-$30K $26,915
$48K-$75K $32,172
$75K-$110K $32,172
$110K+ $32,172

Sticker Price

Total stated tuition is $10,632, in-state and on-campus, before financial aid.

On-Campus Off-Campus
Stated Tuition $10,632 Same as On-Campus
Fees $216 Same as On-Campus
Housing N/A $15,120
Books $528 $528
Total (before financial aid) $11,376 $26,496

Students Receiving Aid

33% of students receive some form of financial aid.

Undergrads Receiving Aid Average Aid Amount
Federal Loans 100% $4,000
Federal Scholarships/Grants 33% $5,257
Other Federal Grants 33% $400
Pell Grants 33% $4,857
Student Loans 100% $4,000

Financial Aid Websites

Learn more about financial aid at http://www.pacificcollege.edu.

Estimate the net price for you at http://www.pacificcollege.edu/pcom_static/netprice/ny/npcalc.htm.

Alumni and Outcomes

Alumni and Outcomes

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