Health Sciences - Therapeutic Massage

Therapeutic Massage, AAS

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The Therapeutic Massage curriculum prepares graduates to work in direct client care settings to provide manipulation, methodical pressure, friction and kneading of the body for maintaining wellness or treating alterations in wellness throughout the lifespan.

Courses will include content in normal human anatomy and physiology, therapeutic massage, ethical/legal issues, business practices, nutrition and psychology. 

Employment opportunities include hospitals/rehabilitation centers, health departments, home health, medical offices, nursing homes, spas/health/sports clubs, and private practice. Graduates may be eligible to take the Massage and Bodywork Licensing Exam or the National Certification for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork.

Therapeutic Massage, AAS - Program of Study - Course Information & Admissions Criteria

*Due to COVID-19 the Therapeutic Massage program is currently not offering its Massage Learning Clinic to the public. Updates will be made to this webpage as soon as the clinic can be opened back up to the public. 
    
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Mitch Fischer
Dean of Health Sciences
mfischer@southwesterncc.edu
828.339.4331
800.447.4091, ext. 4331