• Placement Services
• Financial Aid (for qualifying students)
Welcome to our Ft. Myers massage therapy school! This holistic discipline has emerged as an important part of good healthcare. Massage therapists incorporate the science of medicine with the ancient wisdom of the east, to offer therapies and techniques to a sophisticated market.
Online Option Now Available
Whether your career goal is to travel the world on a cruise ship, work for yourself in private practice, or work for doctors, clinics, or spas, massage therapy can change your life.
Ft. Myers Massage Therapy School
Fort Myers Career Training
What Massage Therapy
skills will I learn?
- Deep Tissue Massage
- Sports Massage
- Swedish Massage
- Neuromuscular Massage
- Clinical Assessment
- Anatomy and Physiology
- And much more...
Your Heritage Institute Massage Therapy instructor will make certain that you truly understand the materials so that you can pursue your career with perfect confidence in your skills.
Current students and graduates alike use the Heritage placement office as a job hunting and career building resource.
Can you do this?
Yes. You can. And you won't be doing it alone. Unlike most colleges, we are dedicated to helping every single student succeed. If even one student fails, we feel that WE have failed. We are sincerely, 100% on your side. As long as you don't give up, we won't give up on you. Get info now.
Where do Massage Therapists work?
- Cruise Ships
- Fitness Centers
- Wellness Centers
- Pro Sports
- Private Practices
- And more...
Can you afford this?
Financial Aid is available for those who qualify.
A Heritage Financial Aid Advisor will be happy to help you explore your options.
Here's what recent graduates are saying about their experiences at Heritage.
Amber C., Heritage Graduate — "I did it for myself. My kids are all in school and I wanted to have my own career and do something for me that I love." After Graduation: Personal Trainer at Pilates V Studios. watch video.
Cody C., Heritage Graduate — "All the [other students], they were very helpful. We all helped each other. All in all it was a really good experience. I had a lot of fun." After Graduation: Personal trainer at Positively Fit Health and Fitness. watch video.
Tammy F., Heritage Graduate — "It was a journey that was incredible! I totally enjoyed it. It was a great experience for me." After Graduation: Started her own business - Face It Place Spa on Location. watch video.
Arlie R., Heritage Graduate — "Heritage has helped me become who I am today. My experience at Heritage was so great! It was one of the best experiences I've ever had in my lifetime." After Graduation: Self-Employed as a Personal Trainer. watch video.
Heritage Institute, Fort Myers, FL
Therapeutic Massage – Occupational Associate Degree
Disclosures prepared October 22, 2012. For information about this career choice you may visit the O*Net website to view the Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) for occupational codes provided by the U.S. Department of Labor. You may also visit The National Center for Education Statistics website (NCES) to view the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) codes from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS).
- Massage Therapists – O*Net Code: 31-9011.00 (view)
- Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage – CIP Code: 51.3501 (view)
How much will this program cost me?
- Tuition: $21,386
- Books, Equipment, Supplies: $589
- On-campus room & board: Not offered
What are my financing options to pay for the program?
In addition to any grant and scholarship aid for which they are eligible, many graduates used loans to finance their education. The median debt for program graduates from July 1, 2011 through June 30, 2012:
- Federal Loans: $12,450
- Private Education Loans: $0
- Institutional Financing Plan: $0
How long will it take me to complete this program?
On-Time Completion Rate is a rate of all the students who completed this program between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012 who completed the program in the normal amount of time. This rate indicates that some students may have transferred into the program, took a leave of absence during the program, changed sessions, or otherwise repeated a course.
- The program is designed to take 15 months to complete.
- 70% of graduates from this program finished within the normal time.
What are the chances of getting a job when I graduate?
Job Placement Rate is a rate of all the graduates between July 1, 2011 and June 30, 2012 who entered employment related to this field. This number is determined using the formula required by the school's accrediting agency.
- The job placement rate for students who complete the residential format of this program is 75%. For graduates of the hybrid distance/residential format the placement rate is 73%.
and other important information, please visit www.heritage-education.com/disclosures.