There are 2 acupuncture schools in Los Angeles, California. Los Angeles has a general population of 3,694,820 and an overall student population of 193,223. Approximately 171 of Los Angeles's students are enrolled in schools that offer acupuncture programs.
The largest acupuncture school in Los Angeles, by student population, is Dongguk University Los Angeles. In 2010, approximately 35 students graduated from the Acupuncture program at Dongguk University Los Angeles.
A reported 53 students graduated with credentials in acupuncture in Los Angeles in 2010.
If you decide to work as an acupuncturist in Los Angeles, your job prospects are good. There were 4,300 acupuncturists working in California and 770 working in the greater Los Angeles area in 2010. The number of acupuncturists in Los Angeles is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for acupuncturists.
As an acupuncturist in Los Angeles, you can expect to make an average salary of $48,180 per year. This is lower than the average salary for acupuncturists in the state.