Pathology for the Massage Therapist

In Pathology for the Massage Therapist, students learn about the pathological conditions of the musculo-skeletal system and joints, as well as the pathological conditions of each anatomical system. The course […]

Clinical Internship I

Clinical Internship I, combined with MASS240W, fulfills the State of NH’s requirement that students have 125 hours of hands-on experience in approved programs of massage therapy. Students must arrange for […]

Clinical Internship I

Clinical Internship I, combined with MASS235W, fulfills the State of NH’s requirement that students have 125 hours of hands-on experience in approved programs of massage therapy. Students must arrange for […]

Special Populations Massage I

Special Populations Massage I introduces students to trauma-informed care. Students learn how trauma affects the body and how to work with different populations that have suffered traumatic events. This course […]

Kinesiology

This course studies human movement and body mechanics. Learn about anatomy, biomechanics, exercise physiology, and motor control. Discover how kinesiology principles apply to sports, rehabilitation, ergonomics, and exercise. Gain insights […]

Deep Tissue Massage

A hands-on course, Deep Tissue Massage teaches the use of deeper strokes in massage therapy, including trigger point, myofascial release, and cross-fiber friction. Students learn how to apply deeper pressure […]

Musculo-Skeletal Studies

Adding to the information provided in Human Biology, Musculo-Skeletal Studies concentrates on the body’s muscular and skeletal systems. Upon successful completion of the course, students can identify, locate, and explain […]

Eastern Thought and Bodywork

Based on Oriental thought and bodywork practices, Eastern Thought and Bodywork introduces the theory, practice, and locations of structured touch, including the twelve organ meridians and the five elements. Students […]

Swedish Massage II

Swedish Massage II  continues and completes Swedish massage. Students concentrate on self-injury prevention, the creation of a professional environment, advanced use of the basic strokes, and the incorporation of a […]

Spa Techniques

Spa Techniques familiarizes students with the various techniques used in spas. These include wraps, scrubs, aromatherapy, and hot stone, in addition to massage. 

Massage Business Practices I

Massage Business Practices I equips students with the skills to present themselves professionally in an employment setting. Students create cover letters and resumes, practice interview skills, and attend a Massage […]

Swedish Massage I

Swedish Massage I introduces the study of therapeutic massage. Students learn the history of massage and review scientific research into the effects of massage therapy, including indication, contraindications, universal precautions, […]