Program at a Glance

Required Courses

There are some scheduling differences between the September and January options.

* Some of these classes may be held on week­ends or at times other than the regular schedule.

** See Graduation Requirements, transfer credit only.

Please note that required practical hours outside classes include log hours, case studies, and professional massages. Specific concentrations may require additional outside hours.

Required
Course
s
Total Hours
Hours Lecture
Hours Practical
Introduction
6
6
 
Science & Muscle Courses
Anatomy
57
43
14
Physiology
57
57
 
Pathology
40
40
 
Kinesiology
45
30
15
Maniken® Muscles
12
 
12
Massage & Related Courses
* Therapeutic Massage
(includes Pregnancy Massage, Elder Massage, & Children’s Massage)
177
24
153
Sports Massage
24
6
18
* Centering

Techniques
6
 
6
Self Care & Professional Development
9
6
3
* Clinic (total of 10 days)
71
1
70
* Deep Tissue
36
10
26
* Static & Motion Analysis
12
6
6
* Introduction to Shiatsu
6
1
5
* Intro. to Reflexology
6
2
4
Intro. to CranioSacral
6
3
3
Hydrotherapy
12
4
8
* Oncology Massage
9
3
6
Chronic Pain
3
3
Career Development
* Business Design
12
12
 
* Business Panel and
Integrating Business
3
3
 
The Art of Public Presentation
3
3
 
* Ethics
9
9
Total Hours
621
272
349