Massage Therapy

Program Details

Program Description

The content includes but is not limited to the theory and practice of massage, theory and practice of hydrotherapy, hygiene, practice demonstration, human anatomy and physiology, legal aspects of massage practice, allied modalities, leadership and human relations skills, health and safety, CPR, and employability skills.

Students are prepared to sit for the Massage Licensing Exam. Upon passing they are eligible to become Licensed Massage Therapists.

SkillsUSA and/or HOSA are the approved cocurricular career and technical student organizations which provide activities for students as an integral part of the instruction by providing leadership training and reinforcing specific career and technical skills.

Career and Technical credit shall be awarded to the student on a transcript in accordance with Section 1001.44(3) (b), F.S.

Job Placement Assistance: Maybe eligible for assistance through CareerSource Suncoast.

For more information contact Amy Gates 941.752.8100 x 47032

Start Date:


Program Length:

Part-time Day Hybrid 750 hours – about 7.5 months part-time to complete


Course Number: MSS0204

Course Title: Massage Therapy 1

Length: 375 hours

Course Number: MSS0209

Course Title: Massage Therapy 1

Length: 375 hours


Day (On Campus) Monday – Friday 8:00am – 12:00pm
Hybrid (On Campus) Monday – Thursday 6pm – 10pm; Online Hours TBD


MTC East Campus, 5520 Lakewood Ranch Blvd, Bradenton, FL 34211

1. Apply to MTC at Submit your
application to access your “To-Do List.” You are not accepted into the program
after applying, you must complete your do list.

Note: The Basic Skills Assessment must be taken within 6 weeks of your admit
date unless exemption criteria have been documented per State Statute. For
exemption information, download the Student Handbook (located on MTC QuickDocs page.

Program #H120406 CIP #0351350102

Estimated Tuition, Lab, and Fees


Additional Fees Due Prior to Pre-Admittance

Application Fee


Background Check – must be completed prior to admittance



Textbook(s)* (Purchase Online)


Additional Required Items (Outside Vendor)

BLACK Scrub Top/polo shirt; BLACK Scrub Pants with embroidery from The Scrub Club

Estimate: $60.00

Solid black or white zippered sweatshirt

Estimate: $60.00

4 – sets of twin sheet sets (fitted sheet, flat sheet, and pillowcase)

Estimate: $100.00

Estimated Total Cost of Program


Uniforms may be covered for Pell eligible students once aid has been applied to all Tuition & Fee charges.
The Scrub Club: 8527 SR 70 East, Bradenton, FL 34202 (941) 755-9669.

Financial aid available depending on the student’s eligibility. All pre-admission fees are non-refundable and not covered by Financial Aid.

Prices are subject to change.
Annual fees (charged each academic year from July 1—June 30).
Textbook estimate. Current book list and prices:

Tuition is $2.92 per hour for Florida residents. Tuition is $11.71 per hour for Non-Florida residents

Visit MTC Financial Aid page for more information.

Florida Department of Education: Frameworks

Possible Careers and Outlook:

31-9011.00       Massage Therapists

31-9099.00      Healthcare Support Workers, All Other

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Graduate Success Story

Student Testimonial Video

Program Facts

Job Placement Rate



750 hrs
Part-time (7.5 mos)
Hybrid (7.5 mos)


East Campus




Have Questions? Ready to Start Your Career?


Amy Gates (East Campus)

5520 Lakewood Ranch Blvd, Bradenton, FL 34211
Call   941.752.8100 x 47032

or schedule an appointment:


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