The Tai Sophia Institute has a legacy that dates back to 1975 when it was established as one of the earliest acupuncture clinics at Maryland. The Tai Sophia Institute is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. From being a healing art clinic the institute has evolved as an institution that encompasses areas of research, clinical care, public policy discourse and all the aspects that constitute a wellness based education. As a four year institute, Tai Sophia offers introductory courses and bachelors and masters degree that covers areas of study like herbal medicine, healing arts and acupuncture. The campus of Tai Sophia is spread across twenty three acres and the institute has even initiated community development programs as a part of its social goal. To treat individuals with HIV or suffering from drug addiction, offering nutritional counseling and clinical services is also something the institute is striving for. The Tai Sophia Institute MD offers employment assistance to the students. The institute also maintains strategic collaborations with organizations to promote health and wellness. Partners of Tai Sophia include names like Academy for the Love of Learning, Kennedy Krieger Institute, Integrative Practitioner and Campaign for Better Health.
The Tai Sophia Institute offers courses that comprehensively cover various areas of clinical research, medicine, health and wellness. The offerings at the institute include degree programs, community programs and continuing education programs.
Master of Acupuncture
Master of Arts in Applied Healing Arts
Transformative Practice Group
Consolidation Weekends / Intensives
Project of Excellence
Master of Science in Herbal Medicine
The Tai Sophia Institute does not maintain an open admission policy. Official transcripts of previous educational achievement and proof of completion of bachelor degree is needed for admission for the master degree programs at the Tai Sophia Institute MD. Proof of immunization and skin test is required for admission in some of the programs. For international students proof of financial stability and an essay are the requisites for admission along with a non refundable application fee.
The Tai Sophia Institute MD does not offer accommodation facility to the students. However various off campus housing options are available around the area through student apartments, private houses and lodging facilities on rent.
Tai Sophia Institute
7750 Montpelier Road, Laurel