2019 Course Schedule

  2019 Class Dates Class Location  Tuition USD
Small Animal or Equine Acupuncture Class  March 1-May 12, 2019 Online  $2,405
May 13-16, 2019 Shanghai, China
Accommodations Services with DOUBLE Occupancy
Hotel Room for Student or Guest 
May 13-16, 2019   Shanghai, China  $500
 Accommodations Services with SINGLE Occupancy
Hotel Room for Student or Guest
 May 13-16, 2019  Shanghai, China $750 
 Optional All-Inclusive Pre-class Tour in
Beijing for DVM Students
May 8-12, 2019  Beijing, China   $700
 Optional All-Inclusive Pre-class Tour in 
Beijing for DVMs or Guests
 May 8-12, 2019  Beijing, China $1,000 


Optional Service
 Application fee (one-time, nonrefundable fee for new Chi student only) $100
 Accommodation Service with DOUBLE Occupancy hotel room
Accommodation Service with SINGLE Occupancy hotel room 
Tuition covers course instructions, handouts and lunch on each class day.
Accommodation service includes airport pick-up service at Shanghai Pudong International Airport (May 12th), double/single occupancy hotel room (check-in on May 12th; check-out on May 17th), transportation from hotel to class each day, breakfast and dinner on class days, airport drop-off service at Shanghai Pudong International Airport (May 17th).
*A $200 late fee applied if a minimum $950 deposit is not paid on or before Jan. 15, 2019 or tuition is not paid in full on or before March 15, 2019
Single occupancy option: a room with one bed (not two).


This course is equivalent to sessions 1 and 2 of the basic acupuncture course. The remaining sessions (3-5) may be taken through any Chi campus. These sessions are available to be taken at the campuses in Europe, Japan, Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan or the US.

Travel Information
For students registered for the class only should book their arrival and departure flight to/from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG). For students registered for both the pre-class tour and the class should book the arrival flight to Beijing Capital Airport (PEK) and the departure flight from Shanghai Pudong Airport (PVG). The pre-class tour in Beijing includes the high-speed train ticket from Beijing to Shanghai, and related drop-off/pick-up services. 

Class Locations
  • Sessions taking place in Jiaxing City will be held at:

    Landmark Plaza Building 7
    Star Street Jiashan Avenue 399 No. 7
    Jiaxing City, Zhejiang Province, China 

Payment Information
Important Dates
Upon registration (New Chi Students only) $100 application fee
(one-time, nonrefundable)
30 days before online session begins
(or upon registration)
$950 deposit due
30 days before on-site session begins
Full tuition amount due
7 days of less before departure
No Refund 





Cancellation and Refund Policy

Cancellations may be made by phone but a cancellation letter must be submitted to the Chi Institute via fax, mail or email and signed by the student who is canceling before the refund is issued. Regardless of the reason, cancellations result in a costly process due to the nature of airfare and accommodation contracts. To offset these costs, the following fees apply. In fairness to others, we cannot make exceptions.

    Date of cancellation request           Applicable fees:
    (measured from the first day of the class)

    • * More than 60 calendar days   No charge/Full Refund
    • * 30 - 60 calendar days              25% of the total class fee
    • * 15 - 29 calendar days              50% of the total class fee
    • * 8 - 14 calendar days                75% of the total class fee
    • * 7 or fewer calendar days        100% of the total class fee

      * For all refunds of payment by credit card, 4% of the refundable amount will be charged.