Associate of Applied Science in Clinical Massage Therapy

The AASCMT program, a natural extension of the Massage Therapy Diploma program, affords the student an advanced level of bodywork and clinical training beyond the state minimum standards. It is designed to focus on the development of competent, caring and inspired graduates while continuing to prepare them for licensure. These courses are supplemented with general studies courses in the liberal arts and sciences relevant to bodyworkers.

Transfer credit into the AASCMT program may be given for qualified licensed or license-eligible individuals.

Program length
21 months (7 quarters full-time) or
33 months (11 quarters part-time)

Course Code/ Course NameCr. HrsClk Hrs
BIO:112 - Anat & Phys Intro440
BIO:211 - Anatomy - UE230
BIO:212 - Anatomy - LE230
BIO:213 - Anatomy - Axial230
BIO:221 - Anat & Phys Control Sys440
BIO:222 - Anat & Phys Maint. Sys440
BIO:223 - Anat & Phys Metabolism440
BIO:331 - Exercise Physiology440
BIO:332 - Pathology440
GEN:110 - Ethics & Law330
GEN:111 - Medical Terminolgy440
GEN:120 - Business Management330
GEN:231 - Psychology330
GEN:232 - Math for Business330
GEN:233 - Psychology of Bodywork330
GEN:311 - Nutrition330
GEN:312 - Nutrition for Fitness330
MST:111 - Massage Fundamentals580
MST:112 - Foundations of Massage580
MST:131 - Clinic 1130
MST:132 - Clinic 2130
MST:211 - Massage Treat. UE460
MST:212 - Massage Treat. LE460
MST:213 - Massage Treat. Torso460
MST:233 - Clinic 3130
MST:234 - Clinic 4130
MST:235 - Clinic 5130
MST:236 - Clinic 6130
MST:237 - Clinic 7130
MST:311 - Clinical Mass.Therapy 1460
MST:312 - Clinical Mass.Therapy 2460
MST:321 - Basic Sciences SBR220
MST:322 - Massage Therapy SBR220
Total96 1290
Gainful Employment Disclosures
OPEID: 03468400
CIP ID: 51.3501
SOC: 31-9011
ONET occupational profile
FY 2014-15
Cost of Program
Application Fee$35.00
Books and Supplies (used / new)$700 / $1250
MBLex test fee$195.00
Medical Board app fee$150.00
Total$18072 / $18622

Graduates who completed on time86%
Graduate job placement rate86%

Median Loan Debt
Federal loans$10,422.00
Private loans$0
Institutional Financing$0

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