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Ayurvedic Medicine/Ayurveda

3 Bachelor's Degrees Annually
12 Master's Degrees Annually
#130 in Popularity
$85,600 Median Salary

Types of Degrees Ayurvedic Medicine/Ayurveda Majors Are Getting

The following table lists how many Ayurvedic medicine/Ayurveda graduations there were in 2019-2020 for each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Basic Certificate 64
Undergraduate Certificate 34
Master’s Degree 21
Graduate Certificate 14

What Can You Do With a Ayurvedic Medicine/Ayurveda Major?

People with a Ayurvedic medicine/Ayurveda degree often go into the following careers:

Job Title Job Growth Rate Median Salary
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners 13.3% $73,960

How Much Do Ayurvedic Medicine/Ayurveda Majors Make?

Salaries According to BLS

Ayurvedic Medicine/Ayurveda majors often go into careers with median salaries of $85,600. This median refers to all degree levels, so you may expect those with a more advanced degree to make more while those with less advanced degrees will typically make less.

To put that into context, according to BLS data from the first quarter of 2020, the typical high school graduate makes between $30,000 and $57,900 a year (25th through 75th percentile). The average person with a bachelor’s degree (any field) makes between $45,600 and $99,000. Advanced degree holders make the most with salaries between $55,600 and $125,400.

Median Salary for an Ayurvedic Medicine/Ayurveda Major  85,600
Median Salary for a High School Graduate  ( 30000 to 57900 )
Median Salary for a Bachelor's Degree Holder  ( 45600 to 99000 )
Median Salary for an Advanced Degree Holder  ( 55600 to 125400 )

Online Ayurvedic Medicine/Ayurveda Programs

In the 2019-2020 academic year, 7 schools offered some type of Ayurvedic medicine/Ayurveda program. The following table lists the number of programs by degree level, along with how many schools offered online courses in the field.

Degree Level Colleges Offering Programs Colleges Offering Online Classes
Certificate (Less Than 1 Year) 0 0
Certificate (1-2 years) 3 0
Certificate (2-4 Years) 0 0
Associate’s Degree 0 0
Bachelor’s Degree 1 0
Post-Baccalaureate 0 0
Master’s Degree 3 0
Post-Master’s 0 0
Doctor’s Degree (Research) 0 0
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 0 0
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 0 0

Is a Degree in Ayurvedic Medicine/Ayurveda Worth It?

The median salary for a Ayurvedic medicine/Ayurveda grad is $85,600 per year. This is based on the weighted average of the most common careers associated with the major.

This is 115% more than the average salary for an individual holding a high school degree. This adds up to a gain of about $914,000 after 20 years!


You may also be interested in one of the following majors related to Ayurvedic medicine/Ayurveda.

Major Number of Grads
Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine 1,742
Holistic/Integrative Health 500
General Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems 412
Naturopathic Medicine/Naturopathy 322
Traditional Chinese Medicine and Chinese Herbology 126
Other Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems 73


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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