Massage Therapy with Spa Program

52.75 quarter credit hours / 678 clock hours / 34 weeks / Title IV Credits 27.12

This program focuses on the Western styles of massage therapy.  The program prepares students for entry-level positions as massage therapists in a variety of medical and holistic settings, such as chiropractic, acupuncture, medical and physical therapy offices and hospitals, wellness centers, and for private practice in collaboration with other health care providers.  In addition, this program includes Spa Therapies Certification which provides specialized knowledge and skills in spa history, theory, culture, types of spas, and business practices specific to spas and the spa industry.  This program also prepares students to take the National Certification Exam, and exceeds the hourly educational license requirements for most jurisdictions that require 500+ hours, such as New Jersey.

Course Listing                         Clock Hours            
Anatomy, Physiology & Pathology        165 clock hours
Clinic 1 and Clinic 2                  87 clock hours
Massage Therapy                        260 clock hours
Practice Management                    8 clock hours
Professional Development               60 clock hours
School-Designated Specialty Course     34 clock hour
Spa Therapies Certification            64 clock hours
Day and Evening Course Schedules Are Offered