Massage Therapists employ a variety of knowledge and skills  to provide relaxation, comfort, and promote healing using a variety of techniques and modalities for clients in a variety of settings including sports medicine, chiropractor offices, hospitals including labor and delivery, oncology, cardiac, and orthopedic units, health & fitness facilities, or as your own business entrepreneur!  This growing profession has a predicted growth rate of 23% through the year 2022 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.  Job opportunities are varied and abundant!

The Medical Career & Technical College Medical Massage Therapy Program is approved and in good standing by the Kentucky Board of Licensure for MassageTherapy. Upon completion of the program Our students are eligible to sit for licensure through the MBLEx (Massage and Bodywork Licensing Exam).

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Our Student Massage Clinic is open to the public! Schedule your appointment on Thursdays. Tuesdays will be available beginning April 3rd. 1 hour relaxation massage for $30.00 (cash payments only).  Call (859) 624-1988 for an appointment and further information!

Class Modules

Program Length: 66 Weeks
Total Clock Hours: 990

  • Medical Terminology - 84 Contact Hours
  • Anatomy & Physiology - 84 Contact Hours
  • Massage Therapy 1 - 84 Contact Hours
  • Massage Therapy 2 - 84 Contact Hours
  • Massage Therapy 3 - 84 Contact Hours
  • Massage Therapy 4 - 84 Contact Hours
  • Massage Therapy 5 - 84 Contact Hours
  • Massage Therapy 6 - 84 Contact Hours
  • Massage Therapy 7 - 84 Contact Hours
  • ​Massage Therapy Externship I - 108 Clock Hours
  • Massage Therapy Externship II - 126 Clock Hours

Medical Massage Therapy Program Cost

  • Tuition: $9,500
  • Fees: $320
  • Books $ 700
  • AHA Healthcare Provider CPR:  $45
  • Uniform and supplies $250

For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who have completed the program, and other important information, click here.