Massage Therapy Program
Do what you love and help others through the art of ancient healing. The Massage Therapy program offers you the education, practice and skills necessary in the massage therapy profession. The Massage Therapy program satisfies the academic requirements to qualify massage therapy graduates for the Massachusetts State Massage Therapy Examination.
Our small class sizes provide you with individual attention to focus on the development of your professionalism and career skills. As a Massage Therapy graduate, you will possess the depth of knowledge and practical experience from your studies to successfully practice massage therapy profession upon licensure by the state of Massachusetts.
During courses, the massage therapy student will learn how to manually manipulate the body through different massage therapy techniques. Students will have the opportunity to work with patients hands-on in the school’s massage therapy clinics located at the Pittsfield campus.
Employment of massage therapists is projected to grow 24 percent from 2016 to 2026 according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics †, much faster than the average for all occupations. Continued growth in the demand for massage services will lead to new openings for massage therapists.
Massage Therapy Program Benefits
Attending Mildred Elley means you not only receive a quality higher education experience, but it also means you get access to the most advanced job training available. Mildred Elley also offers many different benefits for program students.
- Financial Aid & Scholarships For Those Who Qualify
- Lifetime Job Placement Assistance
- Flexible Schedule
- Approved for Veterans Education Benefits
- Free Career Assessment
- International Students Welcome
Mildred Elley taught me how to study and to learn. With those skills I have advanced to become a very skilled Massage Therapist. I feel very fortunate and I love what I do.
Class of 2013