Is an Online Acupuncture Education Possible?

Yes! CDI College is an accredited US institution offering programs to train individuals to become outstanding acupuncturists, massage therapists, alternative medicinal caregivers, etc. According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, at present there are 174,490 people employed as physical therapists alone in America, and their average annual salary is $76,220. Health diagnosing and treating practitioners make on average $77,630 per year and there are about 32,960 of them employed today. Online schools like CDI College have been proven to help successfully launch workers into this field.

Acupuncture Common Job Tasks
  • disposing of needles properly
  • talking to patient about his/her symptoms
  • placing needles in the correct places
  • allowing patient to rest while needles work
  • removing needles at the end of treatment
  • offering bandages or cotton if there are any drops of blood
  • soothing a patient who is nervous about needles
  • cleaning the treatment area
  • evaluating a patient's progress
  • explaining the benefits of acupuncture to new patients
Popular Journals & Magazines Acupuncture Organizations Related Professions Currently in Demand
  • Nurse
  • Receptionist
  • Doctor
  • Health-care professional
  • X-Ray Technician
  • Physician
  • Acupuncturist
  • Chiropractor
  • Chiropractor Assistant
  • Massage Therapist
Top Cities for Acupuncture
  • Kirkland
  • Aurora
  • Arlington
  • New York
  • Portland
  • Los Angeles
  • San Francisco
  • Orlando
  • Denver
  • Austin
Top States for Acupuncture
  • California
  • Texas
  • New York
  • Florida
  • Illinois
  • Pennsylvania
  • Ohio
  • Georgia
  • Virginia
  • North Carolina
Common Acupuncture Degree Program Names
  • AA in Health Science
  • Bachelors of Alternative Medicine
  • AA of Acupuncture and Acupressure
  • Bachelors of Complementary Medicine
  • Bachelors of Herbalist Studies
  • Bachelors of Homeopathic Medicine
  • AA in Movement Therapies
  • Bachelors of Naturopathic Medicine
  • AA in Polarity Therapy
  • Yoga Therapy and Instructor Certification
Common Acupuncture Course Titles
  • Treating Acid Reflux and GERD with 5 Elements Patterns
  • The Ethics of Bedside Manners
  • The Ethical Relationship
  • Treating Insomnia with 5 Element Patterns
  • Treating Depression with 5 Element Patterns
  • Treating Chronic Constipation with 5 Element Patterns
  • Treating Arthritis of the Hands with 5 Element Patterns
  • Treating Restless Legs Syndrome with 5 Element Patterns
  • Treating Smoking Addiction with 5 Element Patterns
  • Treating Post Traumatic Stress Disorder with 5 Element Patterns

Acupuncture Programs by State & City