Our Program

Group of Three students outdoors-sunsetRenaissance College – Massage Program offers a 900 hour, accredited through ABHES, program that provides you with the foundation to create a successful and rewarding career as a massage therapist.

Five Quarter Enrollment Dates enable you to have the flexibility to start the program at frequent intervals and you can attend full time or part-time.

Business Courses provide you with the skills to create your own successful massage practice or to work in conjunction with other professions.  You will learn how to find jobs in the massage industry, how to plan for start up costs and marketing skills including creating a business card and website.

Ethics Courses familiarize you with the standards and ethics set by the NCBTMB National Board of Massage Therapists providing you with scope of practice, ethics especially designed for massage therapists and how to deal with the problems and challenges in the profession.

Massage Therapy Courses include Swedish Massage, Clinics, and Massage Lab assist you in mastering the latest techniques in the profession.   We offer Sports Massage, Deep Tissue Massage,Touch for Health and Spinal Touch to assist you in enhancing your basic skills.

Specialized Modality courses provide you with a smorgasbord of experience that are taught as advanced training—Shiatsu, Tuina, Infant Massage, Aromatherapy, Reflexology and Myofascial Work.

Integrative Cranial Sacral Courses are unique in the fact that Renaissance is the only College that offers 135 hours of Integrative Cranial Sacral therapy training. Our Visceral course will teach the movement of each organ,  and how to palpitate and feel for imbalances encouraging the organ to return to the fullness and balance of its movement. These courses are taught by Diana Young L.M.T. who has had extensive training in over 20 courses throughout the United States.

Our Student Massage Clinic gives you 107 hours of hands-on practice with clients and assists you to implement everything learned at the College. In addition our monthly specialty courses enhance your skills in a wide variety of massage techniques. This is offered the last Saturday of each month.

Continuing Education and advanced training help you build on the foundation of your learning at Renaissance College and to earn required Continuing Education credits (CE) .  We are approved by the NCBTMB and offer a wide variety of courses.

 

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FIRST QUARTER

  • Anatomy: Bones & Muscles
  • Anatomy 1
  • Pathology 1
  • Business Law and Practice
  • Pathology: Bones and Muscles
  • Integrative Cranial 1
  • Lite Touch
  • Tai Chi
  • Meriidians
  • Nutrition
  • Swedish Massage
  • Airborne Pathogens-HIV

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SECOND QUARTER

  • Anatomy Systems
  • Anatomy 2
  • Pathology 2
  • Essential Oils
  • Integrative Cranial 2
  • Massage Lab
  • Pathology Systems
  • Polarity
  • Reflexology
  • Specialized Modalities
  • Trigger Point

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THIRD QUARTER

  • Anatomy: Study of the Spine
  • Clinic A
  • Clinic Practicum
  • Integrative SER
  • Shiatsu
  • Spinal Touch
  • Stone Therapy
  • Touch for Health
  • Deep Tissue

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FOURTH QUARTER

  • Integrative Advanced Cranial
  • Integrative Advanced Cranial Retreat
  • Anatomy: Muscle Interaction
  • Clinic B
  • Clinic Practicum
  • CPR/ First Aid
  • Lymph
  • MBLEX/NCBTMB National Preparation Course
  • Tuina
  • Visceral
  • Sports Massage

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