Massage Therapy Associate Degree Program
Perfect Your Technique and Comfort Clients
Plan for your successful career in massage therapy with Blue Cliff College’s associate degree program.
You’ll build on the skills presented in the diploma program to broaden your understanding of massage technique. Additional courses in general education, management, and communication will also help you prepare to make decisions as a future spa manager or owner of an independent massage business.
Through this advanced program, you can earn your Associate in Occupational Studies Degree in Massage Therapy after completing a total of 96 quarter credits (including credits earned in the diploma program).*
Completing the Massage Therapy Associate Degree Program qualifies you to seek entry-level positions in:
- home offices or private practice
- nursing homes and hospices
- on-site locations (traveling to offices, airports, public events, etc.)
- health clubs and fitness centers
- spas and resorts
- beauty and hair salons
Make the most out of your career in massage therapy: enroll now
in the Massage Therapy Associate Degree Program. We’re here to help you on your way to a rewarding—and thriving—professional life.
For more information on the Massage Therapy Associate Degree Program, please contact us.
*Transfer students, please note: At least the final 50% of the required 96 quarter credits must be completed at Blue Cliff College before we can award an associate degree.
Campuses with Massage Therapy Associate Degree Programs
- Metairie, LA
Both Main Campus and Satellite Location
- Shreveport, LA
A Branch of Metairie
- Gulfport, MS
A Branch of Metairie
Licensing and Accreditation Information
Blue Cliff College maintains current certification and accreditation so you know you’re learning skills that are valued in your field. We are:
- Licensed by Mississippi Commission on Proprietary School and College Registration, License No. C–110
- Licensed by the Louisiana State Boards of Regents, License Numbers:
- Alexandria E2601
- Houma E2527
- Lafayette E2287
- Metairie E2290
- Shreveport E2624
- Licensed by the Mississippi State Board of Massage Therapy, License No. 9803
- Licensed by the Arkansas State Board of Massage Therapy. Fayetteville, School No.1006
- Accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).‡
‡The Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges, (ACCS) is a recognized accrediting agency by the US Department of Education.
More about Careers in Massage Therapy
Learn more about a career in massage therapy from the U.S. Department of Labor’s O*Net website. Here you’ll find extensive info on the skills, abilities, and interests common to people in this field, as well as what you can expect from your daily tasks and work environment.
What Does the Massage Therapy Associate Degree Program Cost?
At Blue Cliff College, we’re committed to providing quality training while also preparing you to start your career in massage therapy as soon as possible.
|Program Length:||18 Months (Day Classes)
27 Months (Night Classes)
|Tuition (Based on program length above)*:||$25,075|
|Supplies and fees:||$1,550|
*For a list of books associated with each program, ISBN, and price click here.
Gainful Employment Disclosure: Learn more about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who have completed the program, and other important information. See the pages about our 18-month massage therapy associate degree program and 27-month massage therapy associate degree program.