Each year, in Hawaii, an average of 11 students graduate with credentials in acupuncture. If you too are interested in studying acupuncture, Hawaii has 2 acupuncture schools from which you can choose.
World Medicine Institute is the largest acupuncture school in the state of Hawaii, based on number of students. It is located in Honolulu. Approximately 9 students graduated with a acupuncture degree from World Medicine Institute in 2009, which is 82% of the total state acupuncture graduates for that year.
A majority of acupuncture graduates choose to work as acupuncturists. If after graduation, you are planning on working in Hawaii, it is important to know that the job outlook for acupuncture graduates in the state is average. Approximately 180 acupuncturists are currently working in Hawaii. This number is projected to increase to 200 by the year 2018. This indicates a 9% change in the number of acupuncturists in Hawaii.
If you work as an acupuncturist in Hawaii, your yearly salary can range from less than $17,535 to more than $51,910. The median salary for acupuncturists in Hawaii is $31,020 per year.