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    In 2009, AIAM proudly opened the American Institute of Alternative Medicine School of Nursing. We offer our RN program with two tracks, both leading to an Associate Degree in Nursing (RN) as well as a PN program... Read More ...

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    AIAM’s School of Acupuncture offers the only professional master’s level program in Ohio. A combination of intense classroom cirriculum, and hands-on clinic training with real clients from the community; AIAMs Acupuncture program requires an Associates degree to enroll... Read More ...

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    AIAM offers the longest-running Massage Therapy program in Central Ohio specializing in Neuromuscular training to prepare students for professional careers in only 12 months... Read More...

In the News


AIAM Students Practice Massage Techniques on Volunteers

Massage O Medics [Watch the Video HERE]

Columbus Alive showcases AIAM's Acupunture Program

Columbus Alive: Wellness: Affordable acupuncture [READ THE ARTICLE]

Check out Good Morning Columbus for current happenings around Columbus, Ohio

NBC4i: Good Morning Columbus [Watch the Video]

Read the AIAM story and learn how the school got started

Outlook : The Best of Both Worlds: The AIAM Story [DOWNLOAD THE ARTICLE]

Alternative Health Educatiors in Ohio at AIAM
Meet Our Co-Founders

Diane Sater and Helen Yee founded the American Institute of Alternative Medicine in 1994 as a private, higher education institution with the goal of providing students with the highest quality education in preparation for rewarding careers steeped in the foundation of holistic medicine.

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In the News

  • "My education at AIAM really helped me see that I wanted to help people, not just as a LMT, but as an educator."

    - Amanda Ramey, WMT Graduate 

  • "Not a day goes by that I regret attending AIAM for my Massage Therapy education. I'm thoroughly pleased with what I learned and how easy it was to apply it in the real world! Thanks AIAM!" 

    - Danielle Bond, WMT Graduate 

  • “My education provided me with the excellent professionalism andmedical knowledge to deal with clients and techniques to get started on my career path."

    - Dana Bower, Massage Graduate

  • “I’m very glad I visited China and recommend the China Study Trip for every acupuncture student.”

    - Marina Ivanov, Professional Master’s Level Acupuncture Program Graduate

  •  "I still maintain that AIAM was key in providing me with the knowledge base and confidence to pursue such an amazing opportunity.”

    - Kamillya Herring, Massage Program Graduate

Gainful Employment Information

For more information about our graduation rates, median debt of students who completed the program, and other important information please click on the Gainful Employment Disclosure Links at any specific program page.