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 NAME||CR HR(S)|
|MT130||Basic Massage Techniques||2|
|MT140||Ethics & Business Practices for Massage Therapy||2|
|MT150||Massage Lab I||4|
|MT160||Massage Clinic I||2|
|MT178||Anatomy & Physiology for Massage Therapy I||2|
|MT220||Pathology Basics for Massage Therapy||2|
|MT230||Advanced Massage Techniques||2|
|MT240||Kinesiology for Massage Therapy||2|
|MT250||Massage Lab II||4|
|MT260||Massage Clinic II||2|
|MT278||Anatomy & Physiology for Massage Therapy II||2|
|MT299||Massage Therapy Externship||3|
|Total Credit Hours:||31|
Massage Therapy Continuing Education
|DATE||COURSE NAME||CR HR(S)||CERTIFICATION||COST|
|June 9||Advance Techniques||8||NCETMB||$125|
|June 10||Save Your Hands||6||$40|
|July 7||Young Living Essential Oil Advance Class||8||$50|
|July 21-22||Principles of Microeconomics||16||$250|
|July 28-29||Reiki 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.