College Massage Programs

College Massage Programs in NYS


Massage Therapy A.A.S. Degree

Many college programs in NYS are now offering degree programs in Massage Therapy.  A massage therapy program will prepare students for the NYS Licensing exam.  NYS requires that students enrolled in a massage therapy training program receive at least 1000 hours of training in specific area’s of study.  Most schools will exceed the state requirements.  To earn a A.A.S. degree in massage therapy you will need to earn 64 to 67 credits depending on the college you choose.

Applicants are subject to admission exams and have a GPA of 2.25 or higher.  Please review criteria for acceptance for the massage programs your interested in.
Area’s of Study can include:

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Myology & Kinesiology
  • Neurology
  • Western Massage
  • Eastern Massage
  • Western Medical Massage
  • Eastern Medical Massage
  • Massage Clinical
  • Massage Seminar
  • Composition
  • Composition and Literature
  • Humanities Elective
  • Mathematics Elective
  • General Psychology
  • Social Science Elective
  • Advanced Topics in Massage Therapy        


Programs offering a degree in massage therapy.

(If you are a massage school administrator and would like to add more information about you program please contact us.)

New York College of Health Professionals

Swedish Institute

Suny Morrisville


Monroe Community College

North Country Community College

Orange County Community College

Queensborough Community College

Trocaire Collage



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