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Massage Therapy

Through classroom and hands-on experience, the RCC Massage Therapy program prepares individuals to provide relief, improved health and wellbeing to clients through manual techniques for manipulating skin, muscles and connective tissues.Massage students with instructor Tiffany Clarkin

Training and hours lead to a one-year certificate that meets requirements for state and national certification.

Whether your goal is to work in a medical office, resort, day spa, on a cruise ship, or to start your own private practice, the massage therapy training you receive at RCC can help you achieve your dream.


Mandatory Massage Therapy Information Meetings

If you plan to apply for the Fall 2019 program, it is mandatory that you attend one of the Massage Therapy Informational Meetings prior to applying.  Meeting details are below.

RCC Redwood Campus, 3345 Redwood Highway, Grants Pass
Building M, Room 1: 
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  • Thursday, Nov. 8th from 3 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Monday, Jan 14th from 3:30 p.m. - 5 p.m.
  • Monday , March 4th from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, April 16th from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, May 28th from 5:30 p.m. - 7 p.m.

About the Program:

  • Courses offered include Swedish massage, Asian bodywork, hydrotherapy and massage for cancer patients, and the sciences of Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology and Pathology plus more.
  • The program is accredited, NCBTMB accredited assigned school and financial-aid eligible.
  • Unique service learning opportunities are included.

Entry Requirements:

Enrollment in the Massage Therapy program is limited. Applications are accepted, on a first-come, first-served basis (provided prerequisites are met). The application process is open between April 1 and June 24 for entry into the fall program. A mandatory orientation will be scheduled the week prior to the fall term start date.

For details see pre-application procedures. If you have questions regarding the application process, please contact the Massage Therapy administrative assistant at 541-956-7066.

Department Chair:
Tiffany Clarkin