The growing emphasis on wellness is creating an expanded need for Massage Therapists who may work in wellness clinics, chiropractic offices, beauty salons or health spas, as well as in their own business.
Graduates of this approved program are eligible to take the licensure exam to practice in the State of Iowa. This curriculum is approved by the Iowa Board of Examiners for Massage Therapy. The program may be completed in one year totaling over 700 contact hours of instruction.
Salaries for Massage Therapists vary depending upon location. Typical charges for massages range between $30-$40 per half hour and $45-$66 per hour.