General Information About Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine
The Eastern School of Acupuncture and Traditional Medicine is New Jersey's first school of acupuncture. Founded in 1997, it is approved by the New Jersey State Department of Education and the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development and it is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM), the organization that sets and maintains the standards for acupuncture schools nationwide. Graduates receive a Diploma in Acupuncture and are qualified to sit for the NCCAOM national board exam, a prerequisite for state licensure. The Eastern School is located in the scenic township of Montclair. Its central location, near major highways, gives it easy access not only for New Jersey residents, but those living in Pennsylvania, Connecticut and New York, as well.
Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics, 2009-2010.
- 2-year, Private for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities
- Weekend/evening college
- Not applicable
- Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
- 2-4 years certificate
- Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student
- 3% or Less
Admission Total Applicants
Student Demographics Total Enrolled 64 Native American 0 Asian 13 African American 2 Hispanic 0 Enrolled FullTime Undergraduates 72 Enrolled FullTime Graduates