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Experience the WE Integrated Massage Program and you will see the difference. CITCM College is the leading complimentary health care teaching centre and you will feel the community spirit and commitment to the success of its students.

Schedule an appointment with the registrar to check us out and find out what WE can do for you.

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Ph: 403.520.5289
Toll Free: 888.859.8686

Enrich Your Life

» Applied wisdom: The WE Integrated Philosophy incorporates Western and Eastern medical and massage knowledge into holistic healing. The Two-Year WE Integrated Massage Program offers more than a licensing curriculum but training to be a health care professional.

» School and Life Balance: Getting what you want in life. The CITCM curriculum design is for students to enjoy balance in their lives. Weekday classes begin in the afternoon.

» Career training: You are fully prepared. Students begin their practicum in the second semester and continue practicing until graduation.

» Personal growth: At CITCM you get more than an education, you get a way of life. Through mentorship, collaboration, and learning different perspectives, CITCM students receive essential skills to fulfill their mind, body, and soul.

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Happiness is the highest form of health.

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  • Students must be 18 years of age at the start of the program;
  • Proof of secondary school diploma, equivalent, or post secondary education must be provided;
  • A successful interview with the director or the registrar to discuss why you would like to attend the school. The purpose of this interview is to educate the student and the faculty as to what can be expected while attending the CITCM as well as to determine the interest of the student in studying Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine;
    Sample Questions:

    1. Why do you want to become a massage therapist?
    2. What support do you have while attending CITCM College?
    3. Why do you think you will succeed as a student?
  • The student must be proficient in both written and spoken English. If English is not the applicant’s native language, the applicant must demonstrate both written and oral proficiency in English either by demonstrating ability to study in English to the Registrar or Executive Director of the Institute or submitting proof of a passing score on an ESL exam such as the TOEFL exam or the IELTS exam.
  • TOEFLTest Of English as a Foreign Language
  • IELTS – International English Language Testing System

Foreign Students must receive a student visa in order to study at the CITCM. The CITCM is a government approved vocational school and is eligible to sponsor foreign students. All students are looked at individually and, as such, the above policies may be waived or altered on a case by case basis.

Apply for a Student Visa

Application check list:

  • Completed Application Form
  • Two recent passport-size photos
  • Official high school transcript , Official transcripts of all post-secondary educational institutions attended
  • Two referral letters
  • Updated personal resume
  • A letter of intent

Completed application packages can be submitted to:
Canadian Institute of Traditional Chinese Medicine
138 17th Ave N.E.
Calgary AB, T2E 1L6

  1. Applicants may be contacted to schedule an interview. Skype, or telephone if dependent on factors of location and application factors.
  2. Successful applicants will be sent to an –acceptance letter- for official enrollment. An acceptance letter will be sent to successful applicants for official enrollment.
  3. A $500.00 deposit is required to reserve admission and is payable within 14 days of receiving notification of acceptance. The $500.00 must be sent with the signed student contract.

Application forms are also available at our office. We welcome you.

We accept transfer credits from other college, massage school, universities, and TCM and acupuncture schools on a case by case evaluation.

Transfer Students

CITCM College welcomes transfer students. Students who transfer to the CITCM require a minimum of 60 credits of study at the CITCM in order to receive a diploma from the CITCM.

Credits Transfer

Credit from other equivalent schools will be accepted on a case-by-case basis.

Call 888-859-8686 or email to find out more

Visit Campus

Arrange to become a student for a day and audit classes. You will discover what fulfilled learning is all about and how your education is an enriching experience.

CITCM College is confident that you will enjoy the instruction, collaboration, and lifestyle that CITCM student’s value.

Start Making Your Path; email us or call us at 888-859-8686 to arrange a tour. Currently funding is available for the 4 year Acupuncture Diploma program.

Note: Classes are weekday mornings 8-12 allowing CITCM students to balance work, study, and personal time.

Financial Aid

The CITCM College is approved for both federal and provincial student loans. Financial assistance may be available to those who qualify.

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