Massage Therapy

New Mexico Massage Therapy School

Affordable Massage Therapy Program at Northern New Mexico College

Offering Certificate and Associate Degree programs

Northern's Massage Therapy program provides 650+ hours of massage therapy training designed to prepare students to sit for the national exam which is required for state licensure and for entry-level employment. Formal application and acceptance into the program is necessary before enrolling in any core massage courses. Acceptance is granted for the fall semester of each year.

WHAT IS MASSAGE THERAPY?

Therapeutic massage is the scientific and systematic application of manual techniques to the soft and connective tissues with the purpose of maintaining or improving relaxation and circulation, and producing therapeutic effects on the body systems. Massage promotes stress reduction, decreased muscle tension, and relief of pain related to soft tissue dysfunction.

  • Jot Kaur Khalsa, MA, RMTI
    Massage Therapy Program Coordinator
    (505)-747-2178, jotkaur@nnmc.edu

     

 

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

PREREQUISITES (6-9 Credits)

  • *Eng 109N Basic English II (3)
  • *Math 100N Fundamentals of Math (6) or higher level math course (3)

*Must be completed prior to acceptance into the program.

CURRICULUM SHEETS

HANDBOOK for Massage Therapy Students

Affordable continuing education for LMT's

MASSAGE THERAPY & HCSI FACULTY

JOB OPPORTUNITIES

  • Private practice
  • Orthopedic clinics
  • Spas
  • Rehabilitation clinics
  • Athletic clubs
  • Chiropractic clinics
  • Hospitals Sports
  • Medicine clinics
  • Resorts
  • Physical Therapy clinics
  • Hotel

 

 

For information regarding NM state licensure or National exams please visit these websites: