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Begin Your Future as a Licensed Massage Therapist
Massage therapy is an exciting field where you can help people live happier and healthier lives, and the best part is that the industry is growing rapidly! The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects that the job outlook will grow by as much as 26% by 2026, meaning that there are anticipated to be over 42,000 new massage therapy job opportunities. Massage therapy is where you can feel confident in your career investment while working in a field where you can find passion in helping others!
Learn the Massage Therapy Essentials
Our massage therapy program is designed to prepare students to become licensed massage therapists. During their time at Hollywood Institute, massage students can learn a wide set of skills and principles, including:
- Massage Theory & History
- Anatomy & Physiology
- Theory & Practice of Hydrotherapy
- Allied Modalities
- Eastern Modalities
- Medical Errors
- Professional Ethics
- Business Practices
- Florida Laws & Rules
These categories are designed to help massage therapists qualify for entry-level employment in healthcare settings, spas, or as independent practitioners. Some of the goals of the program include:
- Providing a basic understanding of anatomy and physiology
- Teaching massage techniques to alleviate pain, discomfort, and stress
- Introducing eastern and allied massage modalities
These are just a few of the primary goals that we keep in mind when teaching our massage therapy classes. Each student will come into the classroom with goals and aspirations of their own, so we strive to provide an education that helps them become the person they want to be!
A Program For Your Lifestyle
Day & Night Scheduling Options Available
Do you work during the day, or at night? Do you have a family or children to take care of at some point during the day? Our students come from all kinds of backgrounds, which is why we offer different scheduling options to help students manage the things that are important to them. We offer day and evening class schedules so you can make time for your job, your family, or anything else that is important to you. The daytime program schedule typically takes 26 weeks to complete, while the evening program schedule takes about 33 weeks to complete. Sign up for the class schedule that works best for you!
Financial Aid Opportunities
We know navigating the financial aid process can be scary. That’s why our Financial Aid Department at Hollywood Institute is here to help students navigate their available funding opportunities, we can assist you with understanding what types of financial aid are available, and how each of them works, including student loans, grants, institutional financing, and scholarships.
Learn Business Practices
Learning the art of business is an essential part of being a professional massage therapist. As a massage therapist, you either work for a business or own a business of your own. Although we cannot promise or guarantee employment, learning impactful business essentials can help you to be an effective professional, whether that means helping a business you work at to succeed, or if it means making your own business successful.
Join Hollywood Institute
Many massage therapists wish they had started their careers sooner. Don’t have any regrets, begin your future in massage therapy right away! Contact us to schedule a tour and learn more about our massage therapy program and what it can do for you!