• The mission of the Acupuncture & Massage College (AMC) is to provide the community of South Florida with a school of naturopathy which includes programs in Oriental Medicine and Massage Therapy, thus preserving the knowledge of these ancient health sciences. AMC is committed to maintaining high standards of education and providing well-balanced and relevant curricula in its programs of study. Students of Oriental Medicine are prepared to become licensed acupuncture physicians. Massage Therapy students are prepared to become licensed massage therapists. Both Oriental medicine practitioners and massage therapists can offer quality health care for the prevention and treatment of disease. To help ensure that licensed health care professionals can advance their knowledge and skills, our massage and acupuncture school offers postgraduate continuing education programs. Our massage and acupuncture school also strives to improve the quality of health care in our community by providing a low cost Community Intern Clinic. In addition, seminars are provided to educate the community regarding the benefits of Oriental medicine and massage therapy.

School Highlights

Acupuncture and Massage College serves 206 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state community college average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 62%.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 206 students
  • Private-state tuition: $10,425
  • Student:teacher ratio: 8:1
  • Minority enrollment: 79%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Acupuncture and Massage College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 38% over five years.
Acupuncture and Massage College
(FL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Special Focus Four-Year: Other Health Professions Schools
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Mixed Baccalaureate/Associate's
Institution Level
Four or more years
Four or more years
Institution Control
Private for-profit
Private, non-profit
Total Faculty
25 staff
128 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Acupuncture and Massage College has grown by 30% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The Acupuncture and Massage College diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
206 students
3,135 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
14:1
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# Full-Time Students
206 students
862 students
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# Part-Time Students
n/a
2,273 students
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# Undergraduate Students
81 students
862 students
# Graduate Students
125 students
51 students
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FL All Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
n/a
100 students
% Asian
5%
3%
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% Hispanic
65%
30%
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% Black
6%
18%
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% White
21%
38%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
n/a
6%
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Diversity Score
0.53
0.73
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$28,100
$31,500
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $10,425 is less than the state average of $15,410. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees
$10,425
$15,410
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
91%
88%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$7,600
$10,413
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$4,400
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
71%
89%
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SAT Reading
n/a
442
SAT Math
n/a
429
ACT Composite
n/a
18
ACT English
n/a
18
ACT Math
n/a
18
Source: 2020 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Enrollment: 206 students
  • Private-state tuition: $10,425
  • Student:teacher ratio: 8:1
  • Minority enrollment: 79%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Miami-Dade County, FL community colleges have a diversity score of 0.44, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Miami-Dade County, FL is Miami Ad School-Wynwood. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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