Join our engaging and holistic Massage Therapist program to learn the skills you need for a hands-on career. Training for the Massage Therapist program at PCI includes classroom, hands-on, and online instruction covering several learning styles. This program prepares students for entry-level positions in Massage Therapy and meets the Missouri Board of Therapeutic Massage (MBTM) educational requirements. Graduates of the program are qualified to take the Massage & Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx) and apply for a Missouri massage therapy license with evidence of passing the MBLEx exam.
In this short program, you will learn many massage styles such as sports, Swedish, deep tissue massage, and advanced modalities like reflexology. You will discover techniques that will make you a prime candidate to work in a spa or gym or use the expertise you gained to start your own business.
Massage Therapy Training Highlights:
Career Centered Courses: PCI’s Massage Therapist program will give you a wide range of skills enabling you to thrive. Some of the skills you will learn include Swedish Massage, trigger point therapy, hot stone massage, aromatherapy, and prenatal massage.
Hands-on Learning: Our classes are set up to maximize your understanding of Massage Therapy and give you the hands-on experience you need to be successful. You will take what you learn in class and practice your skills in the on-campus clinic. During your time in the clinic, you will learn the business side of Massage Therapy to give you the skills you need to start a successful career. The hands-on training will better prepare you to pass the Massage and Body Work Licensing Examination (MBLEx) at the end of the program.
Education that works for your life: Think you are too busy for school? PCI’s program is designed to fit seamlessly into your busy life. Small class sizes allow for individual attention — critical for learning new skills. Our flexible class scheduling minimizes your time commitment but allows maximum benefits to you and your future. You can complete your Massage Therapy education in under a year and be on your way to an exciting new career.