Massage Therapy Certificate
The Massage Therapy Certificate is a certificate program offered at LSC-North Harris. For more information please contact the Massage Therapy Department.
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The Massage Therapy Certificate prepares students to be skilled and responsible therapeutic massage providers. Students learn the practice of using touch to manipulate the soft-tissue muscles of the body. Massage therapy is performed for a variety of reasons, including pain treatment, decompressing tired and overworked muscles, reducing stress, rehabilitating sports injuries, and promoting general health. This program is accredited through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and is licensed through the Texas Department of State Health Services. Prepares students for Massage Therapy Licensing Exam.
First Year Credits
|MSSG||1109||Health & Hygiene||1|
|MSSG||1411||Massage Therapy Fundamentals I||4|
|MSSG||1413||Anatomy & Physiology for Massage||4|
|MSSG||1207||Business Practices & Professional Ethics||2|
|MSSG||2313||Kinesiology for Massage||3|
|MSSG||2311||Massage Therapy Fundamentals II||3|
|MSSG||2314||Pathology for Massage||3|
|MSSG1||2286||Internship/Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage||2|
TOTAL First Year Credits:
TOTAL Credits for
- Capstone Course