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Program Details: Massage Therapy

The Massage Therapy program prepares individuals to provide relief and improved health and well-being to clients through the application of manual techniques for manipulating skin, muscles, and connective tissues. The program includes instruction in Western (Swedish) massage, sports massage, myotherapy/trigger point massage, myofascial release, deep tissue massage, craniosacral therapy, reflexology, massage safety and emergency management, client consultation, practice management, applicable regulations, and professional standards and ethics. 
 
License or Certification Information:  www.massagetherapy.az.gov/for-applicants 
Career Pathway: Massage Therapist in various settings such as day spas and resorts,  Chiropractic Assistant, Private Practice Owner
Occupational Profile:  www.onetonline.org/link/summary/31-9011.00
 

 

Program Courses and Course Sequence:
 
Option 1:  2 years - 2.5 hours/day
 
  • Massage Therapy: Block I - 1 semester - 1.5 credits
  • Massage Therapy: Block II - 1 semester - 1.5 credits
  • Massage Therapy: Block III - 2 semesters - 3 credits
Length of Program: 4 semesters (Note: High school students that begin the program as a senior can continue the program the following year for a cost of $4,985.)

Option 2:  4-Hour Accelerated Program 1 year 

  • Massage Therapy I - 1 semester - 2 credits
  • Massage Therapy II - 1 semester - 2 credits
Length of Program: 2 semesters
 
Pre/Co Requisites:
  • 6 high school credits (required)
  • 2.0 GPA (recommended)
Technology Requirements: Computer access with Windows OS, Adobe Reader, webcam, microphone and anti-virus protection.
 
ADE Program Standards: https://www.azed.gov/cte/thm/
Supply Fees:
Option 1:
Year 1 - estimated supply fee $85
Year 2 - estimated supply fee $85
 
Option 2:
Year 1 - estimated supply fee $85
 
 

Option 1: 2-year program

Start Date

End Date Days Times Campus
July 24, 2024 May 20, 2025

Monday- Friday (daily)

12:00 p.m. - 2:35 p.m.

Main Campus

 

Option 2: 1-year program

Start Date End Date Days  Times Campus
July 24, 2024 May 20, 2025

Monday - Friday (daily)

*Saturdays once a month for clinical

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

*8:00 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Main Campus

 


 
Program Details

Massage Therapy

Location: Main Campus  

Monday through Friday

12:00 - 2:35 pm
or
12:00 - 4:00 pm
 
See Calendar for EVIT school dates

 


 
license/certifications & credits
 AZ  Board of Massage,
Massage Therapy Licensure