Massage Therapist

These 560 Clock hours (53.5 Credit Unit) program requires 30 weeks of training and provides the necessary knowledge, skills, and attitude development. The course consists of a series of lectures, conferences and clinical experiences specifically designed for massage therapy training.

Massage Therapists work directly with independent customers, many choose to also work with   members of the health care team – i.e., physicians, physical therapists, rehabilitation counselors, chiropractors, and acupuncturists, among others. 

This program trains students to academic technical knowledge, clinical skills, manual dexterity, sensitivity, and awareness. This program covers anatomy physiology, kinesiology, theory and practice for massage therapy, hands- on practice under supervision, ethics, and business practices. 

The program is 30 weeks Day or 60 weeks Evenings 45 weeks part time.


Must have a high school diploma or GED.

Official transcripts are required for this program.

Note: The State of California may require (in certain local jurisdictions) 500 hours of training however, MCC is giving you 60 hours extra in of classroom study to ensure your understanding of the material before going out to externship. 

Full time, Part Time and P.M. Classes Available.