Academics

Massage Therapy

Certificate of Completion

The graduate is eligible to take the National Certification Exam for Therapeutic Massage & Body Work (NCETMB) or the National Exam for Therapeutic Massage (NCETM).

The only prerequisite for this program is a high school diploma or its equivalent.

The graduate will be prepared for self-employment or employment through an existing practice/ health care setting according to his/her career goals.

There are two paths a student can take to earn this certificate.  The first is the traditional, face-to-face courses on the Colby Community College campus.  The second allows a student to have a full-time job, complete the book work online and then complete the hands-on portion in WaKeeney in the evening.  See brochure for more details or fill out our interest form!

To learn more about massage therapy in general, visit American Massage Therapy Association.

COURSE NO.COURSE NAMECR HR(S)
MT120Structural Anatomy2
MT130Basic Massage Techniques2
MT140Ethics & Business Practices for Massage Therapy2
MT150Massage Lab I4
MT160Massage Clinic I2
MT178Anatomy & Physiology for Massage Therapy I2
MT220Pathology Basics for Massage Therapy2
MT230Advanced Massage Techniques2
MT240Kinesiology for Massage Therapy2
MT250Massage Lab II4
MT260Massage Clinic II2
MT278Anatomy & Physiology for Massage Therapy II2
MT299Massage Therapy Externship3
   
Total Credit Hours:31

 

Massage Therapy Continuing Education 

DATECOURSE NAMECR HR(S)CERTIFICATION COST
June 9Advance Techniques8NCETMB$125
June 10Save Your Hands6 $40
July 7Young Living Essential Oil Advance Class8 $50
July 21-22Principles of Microeconomics16 $250
July 28-29Reiki I and II class NCETMB$350
     

 

Director of Massage Therapy

Ceena Owens RN, RMT has been a registered massage therapist for over 17 years with over 20,000 hours hands on massage experience.  As a graduate from the Austin School of Massage Therapy, she has had the privilege to work in 5 star resorts, salons, chiropractic offices, and owning her own business.  Mrs. Owens has advanced training in LaStone Therapy, Chinese Cupping, Therapeutic Stretching, and is a Certified Injury Prevention Instructor.

 

  

Colby Community College provides the highest quality education possible with over 60 majors. We accommodate
hundreds of off-campus students by offering classes at 24 locations in the 14-county service area, including
campuses in Norton and Wakeeney, and through online distance education courses. CCC is located on an
80-acre main campus and has a 64-acre agricultural center east of the city in Colby, Kansas.  
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Colby Community College is committed to affirmative action, equal opportunity and diversity.

  

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