Massage Therapy School
in Miami, Florida

Open the door to your choice of career paths as a licensed massage therapist !

What Will I Learn

A licensed Massage Therapist may open their own business or practice in hospitals, spas, resorts, on cruise ships, with sports teams and in wellness centers.

In this industry, there are a wide variety of techniques and specializations. The massage therapy program consists of a fundamental knowledge base for many possible careers within the massage profession and it provides instruction on many specialties within the field. You will be instructed in:

  • Effects and Benefits of Massage
  • Sanitary and Safety practices
  • Classical Massage Movements
  • Application of Massage Technique
  • Complete Body Massage Procedures
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Aromatherapy
  • Massage in a Spa Setting
  • Clinical Massage Techniques
  • Sports Massage
  • Massage in Medicine
  • Somatic Therapies
  • Business Practices

Along with courses in anatomy and physiology, kinesiology, ethics, clinical practice and more. You will learn to provide highly requested services such as:

  • Chair Massage
  • Swedish Massage
  • Deep Tissue Massage
  • Hot Stones Massage
  • Reflexology
  • Shiatsu
  • Sports Massage
  • Thai Massage
  • Acupressure

How Will I Learn It

The Massage Therapy program requires the completion of 600 hours of which 150 hours are designated as clinical practice hours. This program will provide you with the fundamental knowledge to acquire your license and begin your journey as a successful massage therapist.

You will learn through instructor led theory lectures, interactive exercises and demonstrations, instructor guided hands on training and through special events and workshops. You will also apply your skills in a clinical setting on clientele in order to master your techniques. Course content is as follows:

Florida Laws and HIV/AIDS (18 hrs.)

Professional Ethics (8 hrs.)

Anatomy and Physiology (176 hrs.)

Business Practice (15 hrs.)

History, Theory, and Practices of Basic Massage (107 hrs.)

Theory and Practices of Hydrotherapy (19 hrs.)

Allied Modalities (129 hrs.)

Medical Error (3 hrs.)

Clinical Practicum (125 hrs.)

TOTAL HOURS – (600 hrs.)

Upon completing all theory instruction and clinical practice hours and satisfactorily passing the final exam, you will receive a diploma and will be prepared to apply for the licensing exam.


What Will it Cost

Tuition $8,929.00
Application Fee $100.00
Book and Uniform $250.00
Total $9,279.00

Federal Financial Assistance is available to eligible students as are interest free payment plans with the school. You may contact an admissions representative for further detail on financing your education or to inquire on your eligibility.


Schedule and Completion time

The Massage Therapy Program may be completed in approximately 5 months by a full time student or 8 months by a part time student. Completion time will depend on your actual attendance. Classes begin weekly.

There are two schedules available for full time students:

Option Day Time
A (40 hrs/wk) Tue – Sat 9 am – 5 pm
B (40 hrs/wk) Tue – Fri
Sat
2 pm – 10 pm
9 am – 5 pm

Part time students may choose to attend school from:

Option Day Time
A (22.5 hrs/wk) Tue – Sat 9 am – 1:30 pm
B (20.5 hrs/wk) Tue – Fri
Sat
6 pm – 10 pm
9 am – 1:30 pm

*Please note the Massage Therapy Program is currently not being offered at the Hialeah campus.