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2015 - 2016 Catalog 
2015 - 2016 Catalog [ARCHIVED PUBLICATION]

Massage Therapy, C.T.S.


The Massage Therapy Program provides academic and clinical education in the practice of therapeutic massage. The program includes instruction in massage topics such as its history, purpose, benefits, its place in a holistic approach to wellness, and an introduction to the variety of massage techniques for special populations.

Upon successful completion, students will be eligible to take the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) Exam.

Prospective students should contact the Allied Health Division on the City Park Campus to start the application procedure.

To be eligible for a Certificate in Massage Therapy, students must meet the following criteria:

  1. Provide evidence of a high school diploma or equivalent.
  2. Be eligible for ENGL 101  and MATH 093   as documented by ACT, placement test or developmental course completion.
  3. Must have current C.P.R. Certification.
  4. Earn a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 in all college courses.