Maryland contains one school that offers acupuncture programs. Tai Sophia Institute has a total student population of 424 and is the 6581st highest ranked school in America.
Acupuncture students from Maryland schools who go on to become acupuncturists, massage therapists, alternative medicinal caregivers, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 174,490 people working as physical therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $76,220. Also, Health diagnosing and treating practitioners make on average $77,630 per year and there are about 32,960 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Maryland alone, there are 3,420 employed health diagnosing and treating practitioners earning an average yearly salary of $116,130. Physical therapists in this state earn $86,190/yr and there are 3,700 employed.
Also, within the acupuncture schools in Maryland, the average student population is 3,835 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from acupuncture, there are 2792 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,442 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $6,052, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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