Associate Degree in Advanced Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork

Create Your Path to a Massage Career
The Bryan College massage therapy curriculum was developed by industry experts to match changing job market needs and provide you the hands-on training and support to ensure your successful completion.

As a student at Bryan College, you’ll learn the technical skills that’ll give you an advantage in your career, along with critical communication and business skills you’ll need to succeed in today’s competitive environment. It’s a powerful combination that is rare in higher education, and one that employers expect.

Program Highlights
As a Bryan College student, your massage and bodywork courses will include:

  • Specialization in Multiple Modalities including:
    • Shiatsu, Thai and Reflexology.
    • Swedish Massage.
    • Myofascial Release and Trigger Point Therapy.
    • Spa Treatments, including Body Wraps, Salt Scrubs, Aromatherapy and Hot Stone Therapy.
    • Sports Massage, including Hydrotherapy.
  • Certification preparation for California as well as the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB).
  • Clinical Experience at Bryan College’s student massage clinic, which is open to the public.
  • Anatomy, physiology and kinesiology.
  • Business management, sales and marketing, written and oral communication, ethics and finance.

When you receive an accredited associate degree in Advanced Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork from Bryan College, you’re immediately prepared for the job market. Our comprehensive course of study ensures your marketability and potential.

Credentialed Faculty and Individual Support
At Bryan College, we believe that success in the growing field of massage therapy demands a different approach to education. That’s why we’re dedicated to providing you a unique, hands-on experience from qualified educators, who will help coach and mentor you individually based upon your learning style. You’ll also gain extensive experience in our massage clinic, where you’ll work directly with the public in applying concepts and techniques learned in class. Once you complete your program, you’ll have the knowledge and skills to confidently transition to the professional work environment.

Flexible Study
Take day or evening classes at our campus located conveniently off the 50 freeway in Rancho Cordova:

Bryan College Sacramento
2317 Gold Meadow Way
Gold River, CA 95670

An Education that Keeps on Giving
At Bryan College, we know that education is a lifelong pursuit. That’s why we give our graduates the opportunity to return and audit any previously completed course that is still being taught and has space availability. No tuition will be charged for taking a refresher course, because we believe in keeping our graduates educated for life.

Your career success is at the core of our mission. Our lifetime job placement assistance and accessible alumni network allow us to keep contributing to your success long after you’ve graduated. It’s another privilege of attending Bryan College—and we’re proud to offer it, anytime our graduates need it.

We invite you to experience Bryan College today by completing the Request Information Form and one of our friendly admissions advisors will contact you promptly. To view graduate testimonials, please click here.

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