Federal CIP Code Definitions

HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS.

51.3300
Alternative and Complementary Medicine and Medical Systems, General.

A general program that focuses on the theories, science, and practice of alternative and complementary medicine and medical systems. Includes instruction in understanding acupuncture, herbal medicine, naturopathy, homeopathy, and other alternative and complementary medicine modalities; mind-body therapies; nutrition; comparison of conventional and alternative medicine; and medical ethics; and may include training in specific alternative and complementary medicine modalities.