Massage Therapy Certificate
Follow your path to a health and wellness career.
By the end of the program, students will be able to:
- Perform clinically appropriate massage therapy sessions through technique selection, refinement of hands-on skills, accurate client assessments, treatment plans based on research and clinical communication, thorough and timely documentation, and the practice of client-centered communication skills.
- Develop intercultural competence, personal and professional integrity, business acumen, and a professional ethical compass to guide behavior.
- Develop effective communication skills that serve in diverse professional situations and demonstrate the ability to speak eloquently and accurately about massage therapy and its benefits from a foundation scholarship and embodied experience.
- Organize, apply, and integrate information to create a foundation of body literacy, somatic awareness, and academic knowledge.
|MAS 2010 Massage Modalities 1|
|MAS 2105 Kinesiology|
|MAS 2107 Anatomy & Physiology|
MAS 2100 Professional Foundations
|MAS 2103 Massage Modalities 2|
|MAS 2203 Practicum 1|
|MAS 2205 Career Foundations|
|MAS 2102 Shiatsu 1|
|MAS 2220 Pathology 1|
|MAS 2104 Shiatsu 2|
|MAS 2202 Massage Modalities 3|
|MAS 2204 Practicum 2|
|CPR (American Red Cross)|
|MAS 2306 Advanced Modalities|
|MAS 2221 Pathology 2|
The Massage Therapy program requires an application for admission. Applicants are required to provide:
- An official high school transcript, GED certificate or High School Equivalent (HSE).
- One recommendation (ideally from a professional or academic mentor).
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Average annual salary for massage therapists in New York state, as of May 2022, noted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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Earn your certificate and be ready to take the NYS Massage Therapy Exam in just 1.5 years.
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U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects jobs for massage therapists to grow from 2021-2031.
A hands-on education in health & wellness.
Take your professional life from “just a job” to a fulfilling, promising career path. At Northeast you’ll receive specialized coursework and world-class instruction to provide you with the education and training to get where you want to go.
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If you are interested in pursuing a career in massage therapy, I am here to help. I can answer any questions you have about Northeast College and support you as you make the choice to start a transformative career.