Hill College

Massage Therapy

CWE Massage Therapy
209 W. Westhill, Cleburne
Across from Hulen Park

Massage Therapy Program (500 hours/$2,690)

Massage Therapists can work out of the home, in health care organizations (physician’s office, hospital, clinics, etc.), nursing homes, health clubs and fitness centers, spas and resorts, beauty and hair salons, cruise ships, and for sports teams and special events. The courses make up the required curriculum for the basic certificate in Massage Therapy. This curriculum is regulated by Texas occupational code 455, and is administrated by the Texas Department of State Health Services. For more information regarding this program email cgolding@hillcollege.edu or cweinfo@hillcollege.edu.

Mon, Tue, Wed, Thur         8/24 to 1/20             8:30am - 4:30pm            Cleburne             Marti Bldg

Registration Requirements:

  1. At time of registration, provide a copy or proof of the following:
    1. Completed  Hill College Community & Workforce Education Registration Form
    2. General Requirements:
      1. Must be 18+ years of age to start the program
      2. High School Diploma or Transcript/GED Certificate
      3. TABE Assessment Test with scores of 9.0 or better for Reading and Math; to be scheduled with the Hill College Testing Center
    3. Identification:
      1. Valid Driver License or State Identification Card
      2. Social Security Card
    4. CPR Certification (AHA Health Care Provider)
  2.  After registration, complete & pass the following:
    1. Pass Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) Background Check
  3. Students may participate in the MSSG 2086: Internship/ Massage Therapy/ Therapeutic Massage only after successful completion of all other courses in the program or with instructor approval.
  4. Student will complete the State Exam upon successful completion of the Massage Therapy program.
    1. Student will be responsible for the State Exam Fee of $250.
    2. The application for the State Exam is available through National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Message: http://www.ncbtmb.com.
  5. Student will apply for Massage Therapy License through Texas Department of State Health Services upon successful completion of the Message Therapy program.
    1. Student will be responsible for the License fee of $117.
    2. The application can be found at http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/massage/default.shtm.