About Chi University

Learn about Chi's history, mission, vision, goals, and accreditations


Chi University was founded in 1998 by Dr. Huisheng Xie. Since its founding, Chi University has trained over 10,000 veterinarians from 75 countries and regions in integrative and holistic modalities.

Mission Statement

Chi University is dedicated to providing quality education to veterinarians and active veterinary students in Traditional Chinese Veterinary Medicine (TCVM) and other Integrative Veterinary Medicine modalities through distance learning and on-site lab practice to meet the needs of the global veterinary community.


Provide a transformative educational experience for our students, create and communicate knowledge that changes veterinary practice, and pursue excellence in all our endeavors.

Institutional Goals and Outcomes

To equip veterinarians and veterinary students with the knowledge, skills, and abilities to advance TCVM and other Integrative Veterinary Medicine modalities throughout the world.

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Chi University is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC). The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency. The Distance Education Accrediting Commission is recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).


State Authorization

Chi University is proud to enroll students from all 50 US states.

Chi University is an institutional participant in the National Council for State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (NC-SARA).

Chi University is registered as an out-of-state Private Postsecondary Institution with the State of California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE).

Chi University is licensed by the Florida Commission for Independent Education. Additional information regarding Chi University may be obtained by contacting the Commission for Independent Education, Department of Education, 325 West Gaines Street, Suite 1414, Tallahassee, Florida 32399-0400, toll-free telephone number (888) 224-6684.