Massage Therapy Program at Clover Park Technical College (CPTC)

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Massage Therapy Program

The massage therapist program at Clover Park Technical College prepares students for a career in massage therapy in hospitals and wellness centers, nursing homes, health clubs and fitness centers, cruise ships, and spas or resorts. The program focuses on providing relief and improved health and well-being to clients through the application of manual techniques for manipulating skin, muscles, and connective tissues. Program courses include: Western (Swedish) massage, sports massage, deep tissue massage, reflexology, safety, and professional standards and ethics. Get more details below including other Washington colleges that offer massage therapy program.

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Students Enrolled in the Massage Therapy Program

Get more details below regarding enrollment, academics, and school demographics. CPTC has offered the following degree levels for students:

  • Less Than One Year Certificate
  • Associate's Degree

Students by Academic Level (2013)

 Graduates
Less Than One Year Certificate28
Associate's Degree8

Students by Gender (2013)

 Graduates
Male5
Female31

Students by Race (2013)

 Graduates
American Indian2
Black1
White31
Unknown1

Career Options for Graduates

Upon completion of the Massage Therapy program at Clover Park Technical College, most students have pursued careers in the following fields:

Health Specialties Teachers, Postsecondary

Description

Teach courses in health specialties, in fields such as dentistry, laboratory technology, medicine, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and veterinary medicine.

Massage Therapists

Description

Perform therapeutic massages of soft tissues and joints. May assist in the assessment of range of motion and muscle strength, or propose client therapy plans.

Career Outlook & Projects ()

According to the BLS, massage therapists employment is expected to grow at a rate of 20.1% from 2010 to 2020

Salary & Wages

  • Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division
    • Total Employment: 2,190
    • Average Hourly Rate: $24.90
    • Average Annual Salary: $51,790
  • Tacoma, WA Metropolitan Division
    • Total Employment: 480
    • Average Hourly Rate: $21.42
    • Average Annual Salary: $44,550

Source: Job descriptions, estimated salary and wages, and projected job growth are taken from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS).

Other schools offering Massage Therapy Programs in Washington

Massage Therapy programs are available at the colleges and universities listed below.

C = Certificate or Award | A = Associate Degree | B = Bachelor's Degree | M = Master's Degree | D = Doctorate Degree (PhD,MD,...)

Everest College - Tacoma

Tacoma, WA
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School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 89 students completed this program

Programs

  • Massage Therapy (C)

Everest College - Bremerton

Bremerton, WA
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School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 38 students completed this program

Programs

  • Massage Therapy (C)

Renton Technical College

Renton, WA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 20 students completed this program

Programs

  • Massage Therapy (C,A)

Cortiva Institute - Seattle

Seattle, WA
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School Details

  • Type: Massage School
  • 170 students completed this program

Programs

  • Massage Therapy (C)

Everest College - Seattle

Seattle, WA
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School Details

  • Type: Healthcare or Nursing School
  • 65 students completed this program

Programs

  • Massage Therapy (C)

Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Kirkland, WA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 13 students completed this program

Programs

  • Massage Therapy (C,A)

Peninsula College

Port Angeles, WA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College

Programs

  • Massage Therapy (A)

Everest College - Vancouver

Vancouver, WA
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School Details

  • Type: Career College
  • 69 students completed this program

Programs

  • Massage Therapy (C)

Whatcom Community College

Bellingham, WA
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School Details

  • Type: Community College
  • 17 students completed this program

Programs

  • Massage Therapy (C,A)

Victoria's Academy of Cosmetology

Kennewick, WA
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School Details

  • Type: Cosmetology School
  • 15 students completed this program

Programs

  • Massage Therapy (C)

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