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Massage Therapy School in North Miami Beach Florida 33160

The Profession of Therapeutic Massage

The primary objective of the Therapeutic Massage Program is to prepare students for the licensing examination to become a licensed massage therapist.

This program is approved by Florida Department of Health Board of Massage and takes 600 clock hours/26 weeks to complete.

Massage students are limited to attending a maximum of 6 hours/day and 30 hr/wk.

Upon completion: Diploma and Eligibility for National Certification Exam.

Prerequisites

  • Have a high school diploma or G.E.D.

We offer flexible scheduling, which may be individualized to meet working student’s needs.

Following subjects are covered:

  • History, Ethics Requirements
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • First Aid and CPR
  • Massage Affects
  • Sanitation and Safety
  • Consultation
  • Massage Movements, Techniques and Procedures
  • Face and Scalp Massage
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Specialized Massage
  • Neuromuscular Therapy
  • The Business of Massage

For detailed description of the program and for course outline please see our catalog

 

This program is approved for Financial Aid under Title IY. Financial Aid is available to qualified applicants. For more information please see our Financial Aid page and Consumer Information Handbook.

Program Name: Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

GAINFUL EMPLOYMENT 2013-2014 Data

The Higher Education Act of 1965 requires proprietary and vocational colleges to provide an eligible program of training to prepare students for Gainful Employment. Below you will find information for related occupations listed for Massage Therapy. The web link will provide information for tasks, knowledge, skills, abilities, work activities, work context, job zone, education, interests, work styles, work values, related occupations, wages and employment trends, other sources and additional information. Also included is the on-time graduation rate, tuition, fees, room and board, books and supplies, job placement rate, and median loan debt incurred.

Program SOC Code and Name is 31-9011 Massage Therapists
SOC web site is located at
http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/31-9011.00

Cost of Attendance:

Course Application Books and Fees KIT Total Tuition
Therapeutic Massage $100.00 $399.00 $268.00 $8,500.00 $9,267.00
Overall Placement Rate 100%
On-time Graduation rate for students graduating between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014 100%

* Prestige Health & Beauty Sciences Academy does not provide room and board

Median Loan Rates (covering 2013-2014 Award Year)

Title IV Loan Rate                      $ 3,167

No Private or Institutional Loans at graduation

Monthly payments for the Direct Loan program start at $50.00. To calculate your monthly repayment amount for your total student loan borrowed you can access www.finaid.org/calculators.

For the Job placement rate report above the information is done through the following methods:

  1. Who is included?
    All students who graduated between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014 and were licensed by the State of Florida to practice as Licensed Massage Therapist.
  2. What Type of Job?
    Massage Therapist, Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Massage Therapist (CMT), Licensed Massage Practitioner (LMP), Registered Massage Therapist, Bodywork Therapist, Clinical Massage Therapist, Hospice Massage Therapist, Integrated Deep Tissue Massage Therapist, Medical Massage Therapist 3. When were they employed? All students listed as placed must have been working between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014 to be counted as employed.
  3. How were graduates tracked?
    Mailing surveys and direct contact by calling the graduates’ and employers.

Note: 
The placement rate was calculated using the accrediting agency formula and reported to 
COUNCIL ON OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION (COE)

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