Acupuncture and Massage College

  • 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 169 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 61%.

Top Placements

Acupuncture and Massage College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Florida for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Acupuncture and Massage College(FL) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPrivate, for profit
Total Faculty7 staff41 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Acupuncture and Massage College has grown by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The Acupuncture and Massage College diversity score of 0.55 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment169 students789 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:135:1
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# Full-Time Students169 students537 students
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# Part-Time Students-832 students
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# Undergraduate Students33 students603 students
# Graduate Students136 students47 students
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% Asian
7%
3%
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% Hispanic
63%
28%
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% Black
8%
19%
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% White
20%
39%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.550.73
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,100$30,300
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $10,425 is less than the state average of $15,300. The private state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$10,425$15,300
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid91%90%
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Median Debt for Graduates$7,600$10,500
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,456$5,500
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Acceptance Rate71%86%
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Acupuncture and Massage College is Fortis Institute-Miami (1.3 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Fortis Institute-Miami
    Private, for profit
    26 students | 1.30 Mi9035 Sunset Drive, Suite 200
    Miami FL  33173
    (305) 596-5553
    1.3026
  • City College-Miami
    Private not-for-profit
    173 students | 3.00 Mi9300 S Dadeland Blvd., Suite 200
    Miami FL  33156
    (305) 666-9242
    3.00173
  • 444 students | 4.80 Mi1321 SW 107 Avenue, Suite 201B
    Miami FL  33174
    (786) 534-0501
    4.80444
  • 63 students | 6.00 Mi8700 West Flagler Street, Suite 420
    Miami FL  33174
    (305) 273-00000000
    6.0063
  • 134 students | 6.10 Mi8230 W Flagler St.
    Miami FL  33144
    (305) 273-0000000
    6.10134
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Did You Know?
For Florida public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,704 per year for in-state students and $10,750 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,300 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Florida is 83%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Florida community colleges have a diversity score of 0.73, which is equal to the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Florida is Cortiva Institute-Maitland. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.