The Massage Therapy program at Concorde Career Colleges provides you with the education and training you need to become a professional in this exciting area of the healthcare field. As a Massage Therapist, you will have knowledge of basic science and the anatomy / physiology of the human body, as well as massage techniques and manipulations designed to enhance the physical health of patients.
You will also have an advanced knowledge of all body systems with particular emphasis on the skeletal and muscular systems of the body. This knowledge enables you to assess the needs of patients, develop individualized care plans and conduct therapeutic massage to treat a patient’s illness.
As a Massage Therapist, you will also have advanced knowledge of medical terminology, hygiene, safety and sanitation. To successfully practice, you will be provided with thorough knowledge of professional / business ethics and the legal issues related to the practice of Massage Therapy.
Students in our Massage Therapy program earn their diploma in 9 months.*
*Program length and degree type may vary by campus.
Qualified Massage Therapists have many employment opportunities upon graduation and as they gain experience. Massage Therapists may work in massage clinics, hospital rehabilitation departments, wellness centers, chiropractic offices, physical and occupational therapy clinics. They also may work for beauty salons, day spas, resorts, athletic gyms, fitness centers and for sports teams and esthetician shops. Many airports, shopping centers and hotels, as well as cruise ships are making massage available to their patrons. Many Massage Therapists choose to start their own business and develop their own clientele, while some provide chair massages at business offices, etc. There are growing opportunities for qualified Massage Therapists.
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