Massage Therapy Program Description
Certificate = 39 credits (784 contact hours)
Applied Associate of Science = 68 total credits
This program is designed to provide students with the essential skills to become a Licensed Massage Therapist in Arizona. The curriculum focuses on integration of the physical, emotional, and spiritual aspects of the individual while providing the philosophical foundation and technical skills required to perform therapeutic massage. Students are prepared to manage a private massage practice and work in collaboration with other healthcare professionals. Prepares student for national certification examination.
Students must earn a “C” or better in all courses within the program. Students must complete the program application process to be accepted into the program.
Students will be required to meet health standards for dedicated on-site personnel to participate in clinical experiences in a hospital or other professional health care setting. This includes current vaccinations, proof of immunization titers, drug testing, fingerprinting and background checks.
Student fees include equipment and supplies. These items will provide the student with everything needed for participation in core classes, clinical practice and to begin professional work upon completion of this course.
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