Massage Therapy School
The state of Texas requires a program of 500 hours to apply for licensure as a massage therapist. Enrollment in a program that exceeds 500 hours is strictly voluntary.
|Upcoming Massage Programs||Total Program Hours||Program Start and End Dates||Class Days & Times|
|Basic Program (Day)||500||02/05/2018- 10/17/2018||Monday through Thursday - 9:00am-3:00pm|
|Basic Plus Program (Day)||570||02/05/2018- 01/17/2019||Monday through Thursday - 9:00am-3:00pm|
|Basic Program (Evening)||500||02/13/2018- 03/13/2019||Tuesdays & Thursdays - 6:00pm-10:00pm & approximately two Saturdays per month - 10:00am-6:00pm|
|Basic Plus Program (Evening)||570||02/13/2018- 06/13/2019||Tuesdays & Thursdays - 6:00pm-10:00pm & approximately two Saturdays per month - 10:00am-6:00pm|
The Basic Program represents the minimum requirements to obtain state and national certification. Although you are not required to complete any additional course work beyond the initial Basic 500 Hour Program to obtain a License as a Massage Therapist, we have included another optional Program (our “Basic Plus” Program) that is designed to give you an incentive, in the form of $2,100.00, to voluntarily opt-into completing an additional 70 hours of internship.
This opportunity not only benefits you monetarily with the $2,100.00 that can be awarded to you through our Program Participation Credit but also from the additional hands-on experience that you will gain. THIS MAKES YOUR OUT OF POCKET TUITION EXPENSE FOR THE BASIC PLUS PROGRAM ONLY $2850.00!
For questions or a private tour please call 972-991-9293 ext. 8.
APPROVED TRAINING FOR ELIGIBLE PERSONS SEEKING GI BILL BENEFITS. TO FIND OUT IF YOU ARE ELIGIBLE PLEASE CALL THE VETERANS ADMINISTRATION AT (888) 442-4551 OR VISIT THEIR WEBSITE AT WWW.TVC.TEXAS.GOV.
|MASSAGE THERAPY COURSES||BASIC||BASIC PLUS|
|Anatomy & Physiology||75 hours||75 hours|
|Health & Hygiene||20 hours||20 hours|
|Hydrotherapy||20 hours||20 hours|
|Pathology||40 hours||40 hours|
|Kinesiology||50 hours||50 hours|
|Swedish Massage||125 hours||125 hours|
|Massage Techniques (assigned)||75 hours||75 hours|
|Internship 1||50 hours||50 hours|
|Internship 2 (not required for license)||--------||70 hours|
|Total Program Hours||500 hours||570 hours|
|570 Hour Program Participation and Completion Credit/Scholarship||<$2,100>|
|Net Tuition Cost||$4950||$2850|
*Cost of tuition does not include application fee, books and supplies.
For more information about the Massage Therapy profession, click HERE:
United States Department of Labor: https://www.bls.gov/ooh/healthcare/massage-therapists.htm