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Accredited Colleges Offering Alternative Medicine Degrees

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In our society, many people are convinced that the conventional or "Western" way of treating medical ailments is the only way. While in the face of illness, it is always good to consult with your general practicing physician, it's also good to keep your mind open to other forms of treatment. Many Westerners are initially skeptical about the effectiveness of alternative medicine, but after giving it a try, are convinced of its amazing health benefits.

If you choose to pursue a career in alternative medicine, you will learn to take approaches to illness that are much different from the ones you see on primetime TV emergency room dramas. Undeniably, there are a multitude of pathways you can take in the field alternative medicine. For instance, you might pursue a modality within traditional Chinese medicine, such as "cupping," or you may prefer something completely different. With a career in alternative medicine, you are likely to be learning practices that have been passed down for centuries, so it is of the utmost important that you devote yourself fully to your craft and to your desire to help others. Practitioners of alternative medicine believe in the interconnectedness of the body. As a result, they do not usually treat individual symptoms, but rather, the body as a whole.

Some practitioners of alternative medicine are employed at spas, while many others are self-employed, working from their homes or private offices. Additionally, some practitioners of alternative medicine can be found working in clinics or hospitals, although this is less common. The field of alternative medicine is incredibly diverse, and so are the salaries that alternative medicine practitioners can earn.

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  • Certificate (60)
Accredited Colleges Offering Alternative Medicine Degrees
Partner Colleges ? Annual Tuition ? Recommend Rate
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University of the Rockies Online Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 63% (30 reviews)
32 Programs, 2 in Alternative Medicine (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • Doctor of Psychology - Health and Wellness Psychology Specialization
  • MA in Psychology - Health and Wellness Psychology Specialization
Ashford University Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 65% (544 reviews)
111 Programs, 2 in Alternative Medicine (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • BA/Complementary and Alternative Health
  • BA/Health and Wellness
Brandman University (Online Campus) Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 50% (6 reviews)
64 Programs, 1 in Alternative Medicine (view all)
Campuses: Online
  • Undergraduate Certificate: Nutrition and Wellness
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Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences
Campuses: Oakland
Annual Tuition $13,205 Recommend Rate Add Review
Academy of Hair Design-Poway
Campuses: Poway
Annual Tuition $20,850 Recommend Rate Add Review
Academy of Oriental Medicine at Austin
Campuses: Austin
Annual Tuition $13,384 Recommend Rate Add Review
Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College-Berkeley
Campuses: Berkeley
Annual Tuition $11,143 Recommend Rate Add Review
Acupuncture and Massage College
Campuses: Miami
Annual Tuition $10,425 Recommend Rate Add Review
Advance Beauty College
Campuses: Garden Grove
Annual Tuition $501 Recommend Rate Add Review
American College of Acupuncture and Oriental Med
Campuses: Houston
Annual Tuition $13,485 Recommend Rate Add Review
American College of Healthcare
Campuses: Riverside, Huntington Park
Annual Tuition $16,135 - $16,553 Recommend Rate 33% (3 reviews)
American College of Healthcare Sciences
Campuses: Portland
Annual Tuition $9,720 Recommend Rate Add Review
American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Campuses: San Francisco
Annual Tuition $16,967 Recommend Rate Add Review
American Institute
Campuses: Clifton, Tomsriver
Annual Tuition $15,995 - $20,300 Recommend Rate 0% (5 reviews)
Anoka-Ramsey Community College
Campuses: Coon Rapids
Annual Tuition $5,005 Recommend Rate Add Review
Ashford University
Campuses: Clinton
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 65% (544 reviews)
Atlantic Institute of Oriental Medicine
Campuses: Fort Lauderdale
Annual Tuition $15,595 Recommend Rate Add Review
Bastyr University
Campuses: Kenmore
Annual Tuition $22,470 Recommend Rate 100% (1 review)
Bates Technical College
Campuses: Tacoma
Annual Tuition $5,151 Recommend Rate 100% (1 review)
Blake Austin College Beauty Academy
Campuses: Vacaville
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate Add Review
Blue Cliff College
Campuses: Gulfport
Annual Tuition $13,620 - $18,948 Recommend Rate 100% (1 review)
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus
Campuses: Bowling Green
Annual Tuition $18,034 Recommend Rate 100% (8 reviews)
Brandman University (Online Campus)
Campuses: Online
Annual Tuition --- Recommend Rate 50% (6 reviews)
Branford Hall Career Institute
Campuses: Bohemia, Albany, Amityville
Annual Tuition $11,250 - $16,357 Recommend Rate 29% (55 reviews)
California Institute of Integral Studies
Campuses: San Francisco
Annual Tuition $17,828 Recommend Rate Add Review
Carrington College
Campuses: Spokane
Annual Tuition $13,975 - $54,125 Recommend Rate 50% (18 reviews)
CCI Training Center
Campuses: Arlington, Dallas
Annual Tuition $13,500 Recommend Rate Add Review
Coastline Beauty College
Campuses: Fountain Valley
Annual Tuition $9,200 Recommend Rate Add Review
Colorado School of Traditional Chinese Medicine
Campuses: Denver
Annual Tuition $14,256 Recommend Rate Add Review
Columbus State Community College
Campuses: Columbus
Annual Tuition $8,186 Recommend Rate 100% (3 reviews)
Concorde Career Colleges
Campuses: Grand Prairie, Dallas, San Antonio
Annual Tuition $13,997 - $31,540 Recommend Rate 66% (38 reviews)
Dawn Career Institute
Campuses: Wilmington
Annual Tuition $14,358 Recommend Rate 80% (5 reviews)
Dongguk University Los Angeles
Campuses: Los Angeles
Annual Tuition $7,250 Recommend Rate Add Review

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