Massage Therapy (620 Hours)

Overview

 

This state-of-the-art program is delivered in a blended curriculum capturing the best of the instructor-supervised online course experience as well as instructor-based hands-on training. Students will be prepared for state licensure and professional practice. Comprehensive bioscience and theory courses provide students with the necessary knowledge to apply to the direct hands-on massage techniques that are studied. The faculty instructing this program consists of veteran therapists and educators that have a passion to share this exciting body of work.

The Program is broken into 2 Modules. Module I is delivered online in a state-of-the-art Learning Management System available on any device and includes embedded e-books and apps. Module I is Mentor/Instructor led and the program encourages interaction between students and interaction between Instructor/Mentor and student. Module II is hands-on and conducted at an approved external instructional site at a local spa or massage clinic.

Clinical Externship
This exciting component of your massage therapy training allows you the opportunity to see firsthand what it is like to work in a clinic and interact directly with other therapists in the workplace. Students will also have the opportunity to work as a receptionist, spa back, and spa attendant prior to completion of the program. This valuable workplace learning environment exposes the full perspective of the massage therapy business and creates the ability to engage with real employer.

Clinical Practicum
Students will complete 75-hours of documented massage therapy treatments in order to complete the program. This allows students to directly apply the knowledge and experience in the classroom to real life situations, so that learning can be realized, constructive feedback can be shared, practical applications refined, and continued development for each student as a massage therapist

Note: Program comes with guaranteed employment.

Certification

 

Upon successfully completing this 600-hour course, you will be eligible to take the MBLEx National Exam and apply for state licensure.

Note: Inclusion of National Certification exam vouchers vary from school and payment / finance method. To check if they are included, you may message any of our advisors through any of our available channels here

Financial Aid

 

Grants (Military)

  • MyCAA for Eligible US Military Spouses

MyCAA is a $4000 education grant for spouses of service members on active duty in paygrades E1-E5, W1-W2, O1-O2. Spouses married to members of the National Guard and Reserves in the same paygrades, in title 10 orders, are also eligible.

MyCAA covers: tuition, externship and national certification exam vouchers

Our university partners provide, as job aids, at no extra cost: books / workbooks, laptop, mentor support, 12 mos subscription to CampusEd, job placement assistance.

To see if you qualify, message us here

 

See where this program is available

Texas A&M University - Texarkana

Payment Options

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Grant Options

MyCAA for Military Spouses

Scholarship grant for eligible US military spouses

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