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Professional Massage Therapy


STVT’s Professional Massage Therapy (PMT) diploma program provides in-depth training in the art and science of massage therapy plus focuses on clinical methods and advanced techniques to prepare our students for a rewarding career. Our course of study is led by career professionals and designed to prepare students for massage therapy careers that include Swedish massage techniques, hydrotherapy, and clinical methods as well as popular trends in the massage industry. STVT offers convenient scheduling options to help students be prepared to start their career as a professional massage therapist in as few as 30 weeks.

Students must possess a high school diploma, GED or recognized equivalent, or demonstrate the ability to benefit from training. The PMT graduate will be qualified for entry-level employment as a licensed massage therapist in various work settings: day resort or destination spas, medical spas, private businesses, and rehabilitation or wellness clinics.

The State of Texas requires only the minimum 500 hour course of instruction for licensure and any additional training is strictly voluntary and for career enrichment. Message Therapy in Texas is approved and regulated by the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS), Massage Therapy Licensing Program. Students who wish to obtain a copy of the Massage Therapy Act and the rules of the department included in 25 Texas Administrative Code, Chapter 140 may log on to www.dshs.state.tx.us/massage.

Contact an admissions representative today to learn how you can embark on a new career path in this rapidly growing industry.

Programs vary by location so please contact your local STVT campus for more information. DSHS license #MS0149 for the PMT program at Brownsville and McAllen campuses. Talk to an admissions representative today to learn more about starting your career as a professional massage therapist by calling (888) 509-3584.

Brownsville - Professional Massage Therapy

Program Cost: $10,915

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McAllen - Professional Massage Therapy

Program Cost: $10,915

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