The Massage Therapy program at Acupuncture and Massage College (AMC) in Miami, Florida provides hands-on training, practical experience, and the industry support you need to become a qualified and confident massage therapist.
Our 720-hour massage school curriculum exceeds both State and National standards and is designed to provide you with the knowledge and experience necessary to apply for a State of Florida massage therapy license.
The curriculum includes all the courses you will need to become a successful massage therapist: science courses in anatomy and physiology, Western massage and Eastern massage modalities, including Swedish Massage and Shiatsu, as well business and marketing classes.
Of the 720 course hours required for graduation, 165 are devoted to the Massage Clinical Practice, where you will apply your classroom knowledge to treat real patients at our student clinic, under the guidance of licensed and experienced instructors. By the time graduation rolls around, you will have a high-skill level that can only be forged through practice and the confidence to succeed in the workforce.
"I can honestly say that AMC changed my life. My outlook on life and the challenges it brings is much different. If it weren’t for all of you, I have no idea where I would be today."
“AMC is one of the best professional experiences I’ve ever had. The faculty and staff are an integral component in the educational training of Massage Therapists.”
“I thank the AMC faculty and staff for my success. I have begun working at a popular spa shortly after graduating and I’m already known as an amazing massage therapist. I love this school!”
Upon completion of this program, you will be prepared and qualified to sit for the Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEX) required by the State of Florida Board of Massage Therapy for legal employment as a massage therapist in Florida. For the past 3 years, an average of 80% of our massage therapy students have passed the MBLEX on their FIRST attempt!
The massage program is designed to fit the needs of busy adult learners. Choose a schedule that best fits your specific lifestyle. The full-time program can be completed in 8.5 months.
Completing massage school is about more than having a diploma to hang on your wall – it’s about developing the future you want. As such, our students and alumni have lifetime access to our Career Services to assist them with finding employment as massage therapists. Our large network of alumni and local connections provide ample opportunity to find work after graduation. For example, local businesses which have recently employed our 2017 graduates include:
Don't let cost stop you from getting the education you need to succeed in life. We offer flexible payment plans and financial aid to those who qualify. Schedule a meeting with our financial aid counselors to learn about the financing options available to you.