Program Start: Fall Term
Rolling admission until full
For more information, contact:
Professor and Program Director
This program is designed for individuals who are interested in promoting health and wellness and who enjoy using their skills to help others. Students are prepared for careers in professional massage therapy with proficiency in designing and implementing client-specific massage therapy approaches.
Graduates of the degree program learn advanced soft tissue interventions for clinical and spa environments. The certificate program is designed to provide entry-level skills for students seeking practice as licensed massage therapists.
Graduates are eligible to apply for licensure as a massage therapist in Pennsylvania with opportunities as independent contractors or employment in a variety of health-related settings, including pain management clinics, wellness retreat centers, hospice facilities, orthopedic centers, and physical therapy and chiropractic offices. Licensed therapists may also work in athletic clubs, resorts, spas, yoga centers, dance studios and on cruise ships.
Upon completion, graduates are eligible to take the Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination offered by the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards..