Massage Therapy Program
86 weeks / 20 months
720 clock hours / 54 Quarter Credits
This program teaches competency in seven bodywork modalities: classic Western massage, cross-tissue massage, trigger-point massage, energy balancing, acupressure, on-site chair massage and sports & remedial massage. It provides a practical knowledge base in the health sciences.
This is CCMT's core program and offers flexibility in scheduling. The generalized focus of this program provides a well-rounded education in massage therapy.
Full-Time Massage Therapy Program
52 weeks / 12 months
604 clock hours / 45 Quarter Credits
This program teaches competency in five bodywork modalities: classic Western massage, cross-tissue massage, trigger-point massage, on-site chair massage and sports & remedial massage. It provides a practical knowledge base in the health sciences.
This program is designed for those students who want to complete their massage education as quickly as possible and are able to devote themselves to full time study.
Clinical Massage Therapy Program*
104 weeks / 24 months
1100 clock hours / 83 Quarter Credits
This program is designed for students intending to practice massage with a musculoskeletal rehabilitative orientation.
Students study neuromuscular and myofascial techniques and gain an extensive knowledge base in the health sciences with particular emphasis on kinesiology.
In addition, the program provides extensive training in Eastern theory, techniques and assessment to complement students’ classic Western training.
Graduates of this program are eligible to apply for the New York State massage therapy licensure exam.
*Available at the Westport campus only.
How much will the program cost me?
What are my financing options to pay for the program?
In addition to any grants for which they were eligible, graduates also used loans to finance their education. The The median debt for program graduates is:
To apply for federal aid, prospective students must submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), which can be accessed online at www.fafsa.ed.gov. Our Financial Aid Representatives can help you with that process and answer all of your questions. Net Price Calculator is available here.
How long will it take me to complete the program?
How many graduates completed the program on-time?
What are the chances of getting a job when I graduate?
The job placement rate for students who completed the program is:
What type of jobs can I get?
Massage Therapist, Licensed Massage Therapist, Certified Massage Therapist (CMT), Licensed Massage Practitioner, Registered Massage Therapist, Bodywork Therapist, Integrated Deep Tissue Massage Therapist, Therapeutic Massage Technician
*As reported in 2012 annual report to COMTA