The field of massage therapy is growing rapidly in response to the public’s expanding interest in forms of health care that promote well-being and a higher quality of life.
The massage school allows graduates to help people in a meaningful way with a high degree of personal contact. Massage therapy provides an opportunity to express very positive values about caring and well-being in a way that is both personally and professionally rewarding.
Employment opportunities include positions in massage offices and private practice, physicians' offices, hospitals and medical centers, chiropractic offices, nursing facilities, outpatient clinics, health clubs and fitness centers, spas and resorts, hotels, cruise ships, beauty and hair salons, pain management centers, sports team facilities, as well as setting up individual private practices. Charter College’s Massage Therapy program prepares graduates for an entry-level position as a massage therapist or to enter private practice.
Requirements for certification and/or licensure vary greatly by city and state. Learn more about what is required to earn your massage certification.
Training in massage therapy techniques include Swedish Massage, Myofascial Release, Trigger Point Therapy, Shiatsu, Sports Massage and site-specific treatment techniques
Business, marketing, advertising and presentation skills, as well as professional boundaries and ethics
Apply the knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and kinesiology during a massage therapy session
The Massage Therapy program is available at Charter College Lancaster.
Fast Track: 10 months
Earn a Massage Therapy Certificate in just 10 months. Charter starts classes every five weeks providing unparalleled flexibility and our unique accelerated learning approach helps you to graduate on time.