Massage Therapy

Aside from providing relaxation and reducing stress, massage can do a lot of wonders for the body, including providing pain relief, rehabilitating injuries and improving blood circulation. In the Massage Therapy Program, you will learn how to help other people enjoy these benefits by mastering the various techniques and styles of massage, including Swedish massage, Thai massage, reflexology and shiatsu, as well as massage techniques that are specifically for children, pregnant women, athletes and the elderly. In addition, you will learn the basics of anatomy and movement, pathology, nutrition and medical ethics. Some universities include hydrotherapy and acupuncture, as well.