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Massage Therapy Certificate Level ICERTIFICATE


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First Year Courses 23 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 1105 Hydrotherapy/Therapeutic Modalities 1
MSSG 2313 Kinesiology for Massage 3
MSSG 2311 Massage Therapy Fundamentals II 3
MSSG 2314 Pathology for Massage 3
MSSG 2286 Internship/Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage1 2
Massage Therapy Certificate Program Total 23 Credits


  1. Capstone course


Program Details

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 designated as an Assigned School through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork and is approved by the Texas Higher Education Board. Designed to prepare students for the Massage and Bodyworks Licensure Exam (MBLEx).

Licensure Employment in this field requires Texas licensure from the FSMTB/TDLR

Program Accreditation

Board CertifiedThe Massage Therapy program is accredited by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork.


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