Looking for a profession that’s literally hands-on? Are you passionate about helping people overcome injury, relieve stress, and generally live healthier lives? If so, San Jacinto College can prepare you for a career as a massage therapist in as few as two semesters. You will be introduced to a variety of massage modalities and discover what type of professional practice is right for you!
The San Jacinto College massage therapy program:
- Is a state approved program that provides foundational training in the art and science of therapeutic massage. Our 23-credit (592 contact-hour) program meets and exceeds the minimum educational requirements necessary for licensure in the state of Texas.
- Offers full-time students the possibility of completing the program in two semesters, so graduates can be licensed and working in less than one year.
- Places emphasis on a variety of massage therapy techniques, anatomy and physiology, kinesiology, pathology, healthy lifestyles, hygiene and sanitation, successful business practices, professional ethics, hydrotherapy, and spa modalities. Students also complete a hands-on clinical internship prior to graduating as required by the State of Texas.
Licensed massage therapists seek employment in:
- Massage therapy establishments
- Wellness centers
- Cruise lines
- Medical settings
- Private practices
A large majority of licensed massage therapists are self-employed.
For more information contact one of the following:
281-998-6150 x 1479 or email
281-991-2608 or email