All data as of Fall 2014

Enrollment (including non-matriculated)

1,268 students

Degree Program Enrollment

8% undergraduate
52% master's
40% doctoral

Student Body (excluding non-matriculated)

67% women
8% international students

Ethnicity/Race of All CIIS Students (including non-matriculated)

0.6% American Indian or Alaska Native
7.5% Asian
6.2% Black or African-American
11.7% Hispanic/Latino
5.4% More than 1 race
0.3% Native Hawaiian/Other Pacific Islander
62.8% White


71 core faculty
50% women
28% faculty of color


142,244 books (both printed and electronic)
320 print journals
Over 8,000 electronic journals
2,096 audio and video titles


5,626 undergraduate and graduate alumni


CIIS is accredited by:
Western Association of Schools and Colleges Senior College and University Commission (WASC-SASC)
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ACTCM at CIIS is accredited by:
The Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (MSTCM) degree and Doctor of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM) programs of ACTCM at CIIS are accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), which is the recognized accrediting agency for programs preparing acupuncture and Oriental medicine practitioners. 

Read CIIS' 2007 WASC Report: Educational Effectiveness (PDF)

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