Won Institute of Graduate Studies

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Won Institute of Graduate Studies
Motto Personal Development. Professional Achievement.
Established 2001 (2001)
Type Graduate School affiliated with Won Buddhism
Location Glenside, Pennsylvania, USA
Director Rev. Bokin Kim, Ph.D.
Undergraduates 87
Alumni 145
Website www.woninstitute.edu

The Won Institute of Graduate Studies is an accredited graduate school located in Glenside, Pennsylvania.

The Won Institute offers professional master's degree programs in Acupuncture Studies, Applied Meditation Studies, and Won Buddhist Studies. The school also offers several certificate and continuing education programs, and maintains four on-site acupuncture and herbal medicine clinics.

All of the graduate programs include non-denominational sitting and moving meditation. This intensive focus on meditation helps create compassionate, competent meditation teachers and gives acupuncturists a profound tool for treating patients.

The Won Institute prides themselves on their diverse faculty, many of whom are also professional practitioners, business owners, and meditation practitioners. Combined with small class sizes, this truly makes the Won Institute a one-of-a-kind learning environment and a great place to go to school.

The school is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.

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Coordinates: 40°05′57″N 75°09′16″W / 40.09927°N 75.15431°W / 40.09927; -75.15431