Major Code
472B

The certificate program in Therapeutic Massage prepares the student to work in the wellness area of professional massage therapy with clients who seek massage for pleasure, relaxation and general health maintenance. Graduates are eligible to take the Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx).

Prerequisite Courses

5

m BIO260 Human Structure and Function*

4

m HIT105 Medical Terms for Health Occupations

1

Fall Semester

14

m TMS110 Professional Foundations of Therapeutic Massage

2

m TMS120 Massage Techniques I
(First 8 weeks)

3

m TMS125 Massage Techniques II
(Second 8 weeks)

3

m TMS135 Session Planning and Documentation

1

m TMS140 Massage Clinical I
(Second 8 weeks)

2

m TMS162 Neuromusculoskeletal Foundations for the Massage Therapist

3

Spring Semester

13

m TMS130 Massage Techniques III

5

m TMS146 Massage Clinical II

2

m TMS150 Business Practices for Massage Therapists

3

m TMS164 Pathology for the Massage Therapist

3

Program Total

32