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  • Alternative Nursing Education at AIAM

    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 ...

  • Acupuncture School in Columbus Ohio at AIAM

    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 ...

  • AIAM Massage School Columbus Ohio

    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

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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

  • “This school gave me a very strong base in TCM, which is very good. I am very confident about it. You guys Rock!!!!”

    - Alik Minikhanov, Professional Master’s Level Acupuncture Program Graduate

  • “Right after graduation, I got a job with a Dr Kalis MD FACP who owned and operated Southeastern Ohio Medical Aesthetics. I was the only massage therapist and through them I learned a lot and was given the confidence to start my own business a year later.”

    - Jackie Sullivan, Massage Program 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 have enjoyed my time here and the people have been wonderful. It is truly a family setting after more than 3 years of education. Thanks for everything”

    - Leslie Broucker, WMT and Professional Master’s Level Acupuncture Program Graduate

  • “The NMT training made it possible for me to immediately book deep tissue clients, assess their needs quickly and effectively with the knowldge of pain patterns and trigger points. Also, the knowledge imparted by the instructors regarding postural assessments and muscular compensation taught me how to determine quickly which muscles need addressing."

    - Kathleen Bikadi, Massage 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.