Massage Therapy

Department of Health Science
The purpose of the Massage Therapy program is to prepare a student for employment as a Florida Licensed Massage Therapist. Instruction is designed to qualify students for employment upon successfully obtaining a State of Florida Massage Therapist license.

Every Monday and Wednesday beginning 9/16 thru 10/30 – OPEN TO PUBLIC 5:30, 6:45, 8:00
Call 671-4105 (Elizabeth) to book appointment.
$30.00/50-minute massage.


Steps to Enrollment Apply now

750, approximately one year (21 weeks)

Tuition is approximately $3,864, plus books and fees (PDF)

Postsecondary Education Readiness Test (PERT)

MTC Main Campus

Supplemental Packet (PDF)

Tuition is approximately $3,372, plus books and fees (PDF)

Program Highlights


Vary, ranging from:

$19,770 to $64,710*

*Based on local industry information.


  • MVP Athletic Club
  • Hands of Grace Massage & Wellness Center
  • Yoder Chiropractic
  • Massage Envy Ocala

What you will learn

Massage Therapy Master Plan of Instruction
(PDF – opens in a new window)

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Basic Massage Theory and History
  • Business
  • Theory and Practice of Hydrotherapy
  • Florida Rules and Laws
  • Professional Ethics


  • State of Florida Massage Therapist License


  • Chiropractor
  • Medical Office
  • Physical Therapy Practice
  • Hotels
  • Resorts
  • Spas
  • Entrepreneur







Business Advisors

  • Melanie Davis | Hand and Stone in the Villages
  • Adam Geril | Geril Therapy
  • John Mooney | MVP Athletic Club
  • George Pugh | MVP Athletic Club
  • Barbara Young | Massage Envy
  • Cindy Condor | Hand and Stone in The Villages
  • Stephanie Marshall | MVP Athletic Club (Spanish Springs)

Steps To Enrollment

  • Step 1

    Complete & Submit Online Application.

  • Step 2

    Submit paperwork to Student Services at the MTC campus. Provide copies of two officially recognized proofs of residency, copies of Driver’s License, and the Supplemental Program Packet. Pay $20.00 non-refundable application fee. (Application Completed)

    SUPPLEMENTAL PACKETS VARY – Attending an Information Session may be required for acceptance into the program.

  • Step 3

    Financial Aid application –
    Complete FAFSA application and provide a Student Aid Report (SAR). MTC school code: 031039

  • Step 4

    You will be notified by program department of acceptance. You will be notified by Financial Aid of estimated funds available. (Registered)

  • Step 5

    Pay fee and/or sign enrollment document to complete enrollment process in Student Fees.
    Seat in scheduled program is confirmed after Student Fees is completed. (Enrolled)