Frequently asked questions

What are my career prospects as a Massage Therapist?

As soon as you graduate you are eligible to be licensed in the state of Maine and most other states in the country. Our graduates have 100% placement either with regional spas, clinical settings or private practice. During the summer, several of our graduates have reported making over three thousand dollars a month working in busy spas and resorts.

How long is the program?

Our program lasts 6 months, end of October to the end of the following April. Each month is broken into a different module which builds on the previous month’s classes. Classes typically run from Monday through Friday from 9am to 1pm. You will also have to do one day of clinic work from 1:30 pm to 6:30 pm on Mondays, Tuesdays or Wednesdays depending on the number of students in your class. In 2020 we will feature a summer program from June 1 to October 16. Classes will run from 9am to 3pm Monday through Friday. Classes typically work from 1:30pm to 6:30pm one afternoon a week.

When do classes start?

In 2020 classes will begin on June 1 and go until October 16. There will be no scheduled brakes during this term. Classes run Monday – Friday 9am-3pm and one afternoon a week of student clinic from 1:30 – 6:30 pm. In the fall classes start on Monday, October 19 and go until the end of the following April. Classes run Monday – Friday 9am-1pm and one afternoon a week of student clinic from 1:30 – 6:30 pm. We have breaks for Thanksgiving and around the holidays.

How much does it cost?

It isn’t a cost, but an investment in your future. We keep our program costs low because we want to be affordable for our community. Tuition is $8,900 there is a $650 supply fee that covers textbooks, equipment and your own massage table upon graduation. When you figure it out, we are only charging $14.83 per credit hour for your outstanding education.

If you register before June 1 you will save $1,900 off your tuition! We do offer private financing plans to help you spread the cost over a longer time.

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