NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog 
  
    Sep 24, 2018  
NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog

Massage Therapy AAS


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The Massage Therapy AAS program prepares students for careers as professional massage therapists, with an emphasis toward working with the medical community.  This program also helps students build skills and confidence necessary for success as an entrepreneur in the field of bodywork.

Massage Therapy AAS Program Outcomes:

  1. Identify contradictions to MT
  2. Integrate protocols of a given modality as needed during treatment.
  3. Demonstrate effective use of techniques of a modality in the clinical setting
  4. Design a comprehensive business plan.
  5. Assess workforce readiness through self-appraisal.
  6. Correlate Body Structure and Function to maintain health.

Freshman Year


Sophomore Year


Total Credit Hours: 60


Total Program Contact Hours: 960 - 990


Course Options for Cultural Studies:


PSYC 1000 General Psychology (4 credits) (may reduce program electives to 2 credits)
CO/M 1030 Interpersonal Communication (3 credits)
HLTK 2960 Field Studies (3 credits)

Course Options for Program Electives:


PSYC 1000 General Psychology (4 credits)
CO/M 1030 Interpersonal Communication (3 credits)
HLTK 2960 Field Studies (3 credits)
BIOL 1010 General Biology I (4 credits)
BIOL 1050 Medical Terminology (3 credits)
HLED 2020 Health Promotion (2 credits)

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