Massage Therapy - 750 Hours
This program is designed to prepare students to meet the need for qualified and licensed massage therapists to work in various settings that could include hospitals, clinics, nursing facilities, chiropractic offices, cosmetology salons, sports clinics, rehab and physical therapy centers, or private practices and spas. The Massage Therapy program is approved by the Florida Board of Massage Therapy in which the Department of Health, Division of Medical Quality Assurance serve as their primary administrative support. Program completers may take the state of Florida licensure exam as well as the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB) examination to practice as massage therapists.
This program is a planned sequence of instruction consisting of two occupational completion points. The program is approved by the Florida Department of Health, Board of Massage Therapy so that graduates may take the board-approved examination to practice as massage therapists. Reinforcement of basic skills in English, mathematics and science appropriate for the job are included in the curriculum.