Applying - Massage Therapy

How to Apply

At National University, we are here to help you with every step of your admissions process. It's easy to start by filling out our online admissions form or by calling 1-800-826-6285.

Below is a quick summary of the admission essentials:

  • Students may apply for entry into the September and January trimesters
  • Complete an online or paper application and submit a $55 application fee
  • Provide two character references
  • Submit high school transcripts or GED record
  • An informal interview (by phone, or in-person) with an Admissions counselor
  • Prerequisites for admission

Fall 2020 Application Deadline
All applications for the September trimester must be submitted by August 1, 2020.

Please note that students enrolled in the Massage Therapy Certification program or the A.A.S. degree program must take the Introduction to Massage Therapy course in the first week of Trimester 1, and must pass it as a requirement to continue in the program.

Certificate in Massage Therapy

Associate of Applied Science in Massage Therapy

Infographic - Average salary for massage therapists
The average salary for massage therapists in 2016 was $46 per hour.
(Source: AMTA Fact Sheet)