Are you looking for a more meaningful way to help people or do you desire a new career that will improve your lifestyle? Have you ever considered becoming a massage therapist? Miller-Motte's massage therapy certification program provides classroom training for those wanting an entry-level career as a professional massage therapist or for massage therapists who want to continue to educate themselves throughout their career.
The Massage Therapy certificate program provides training for an entry-level career as a professional massage therapist. Students develop the knowledge necessary to develop massage protocol and perform an extensive therapeutic massage with focus on whole body wellness. Graduates are prepared for employment opportunities in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, medical offices, and private practice and are eligible to sit for the National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork; or, graduates may elect to continue their education to earn the Massage Therapy associate degree.
Is A Career In Massage Therapy Right For You?
Many students attending our massage therapist program are interested in becoming a massage therapist because the relaxing nature of massage therapy and helping others is of interest to them.
Unlike other career options, working in massage therapy is generally stress-free. A massage therapist isn’t typically confined to one particular setting where they stare at the same walls for eight hours of the day. A massage therapist will usually divide their time between several different settings. The ambiance of dimly lit settings, scented candles, aromatherapy incense, calm soothing music and herbal massage oils, lotions and crèmes create a relaxing environment that doesn’t just put the client at ease but also the therapist themselves.
One particular benefit of registering at one of our massage therapy schools is job growth in the massage therapy field is expected to grow substantially within the next decade due to the modern-day popularity of alternative medicine and holistic healing.
Everyone from healthcare providers, medical insurance companies to large employers are gradually recognizing the role that massage therapy plays in the treatment of injuries and prevention of illness and stress-related health problems. Completing Miller-Motte's massage therapist certification program today can increase your chances of taking full advantage of this projected job growth in years to come.
Lastly, anyone interested in attending our massage therapy program and becoming a massage therapist should have solid communication skills, an engaging personality and a friendly demeanor that puts clients at ease. Building and fostering relationships with clients is rule number one in building a client base with repeat business.
Programs vary by campus.
Programs available at Augusta, GA:
- Dental Assisting
- Healthcare Information Technology
- Human Resource Management
- Massage Therapy
- Massage Therapy-Certificate
- Medical Assisting
- Medical Billing and Coding
- Medical Laboratory Technician
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