Arizona College - Glendale, AZ4425 West Olive Ave., Glendale, AZ 85302

Accreditations & Registrations

  • Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools
  • Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals

Massage Therapy - Diploma

The objective of Arizona College's Massage Therapy program is to provide a sound education environment for instruction and training to equip its graduates for entry level jobs as massage therapists. This is accomplished through approximately one half of the course consisting of lecture/demonstration and one half hands-on laboratory procedures.

Massage therapy is a service-oriented career, providing the skilled application of a variety of massage techniques and modalities and helping to access what type of work would be most beneficial for the client/patient. A strong background in anatomy and physiology will benefit the therapist in understanding movement and dysfunction. Business skills include marketing, office procedures, charting, and client communications.

Arizona College's Massage Therapy academic program is three 3 quarters in length, each quarter consisting of ten weeks. The program length will be approximately 30 weeks in duration.

Arizona College

Arizona College prepares students to work in the "real world" of medicine. With the use of lecture and laboratory teaching, we provide our students with hands on experience. Arizona College also provides job placement services including interview techniques and preparing résumés.

Arizona College is a nationally accredited post-secondary educational institution providing training in a variety of health care professions. Arizona College is accredited by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools.

Students at Arizona College can take advantage of many benefits. Arizona College students can get their résumés updated and receive job placement assistance at no charge. Whether looking for a part-time "survival" job while going through school, hoping for the right externship or looking for placement upon graduation, career development is available to help students through their search.

Licensure and National Certification*

Arizona College graduates are eligible to be licensed by the State of Arizona

  • Mandatory to have a state license to practice.

Graduates are eligible to sit for Board Exams*

  • Validation of professional skills by objective and recognized National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and bodywork allows transferability between states.
* Certification require a high school diploma or equivalency (GED).
It is the students responsibility to obtain his/her diploma or GED prior to the beginning of the program.

 

For more information about graduation and placement rates, the median debt of students who complete the program, and other important information, see http://www.arizonacollege.edu/disclosures-online

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Programs

Program Name Class Hours Tuition Start Month Duration   Schedule Type Status
Massage Therapy750  $$June8 monthsweekdays
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Massage Therapy750  $$July8 monthsevenings
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Massage Therapy750  $$August8 monthsweekdays
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Massage Therapy750  $$September8 monthsevenings
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Massage Therapy750  $$October8 monthsweekdays
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Massage Therapy750  $$November8 monthsweekdays
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