Health and Wellness Promotion - Massage Therapy Option

Associate in Applied Science
Career Degree
Cost
$15,132*

Promote relaxation and healing

Learn bodywork techniques based in the sciences

Promote relaxation and healing using science-based massage techniques. Apply the essentials of human anatomy, physiology, palpation, pathology and more. Develop your practice with key communication, business and clinical skills. Separate yourself from the rest. While massage therapy requires a certificate for licensure, very few take the next step and earn their degree in the field.

What can you do with an A.A.S. in Health and Wellness Promotion - Massage Therapy focus?

In addition to performing massage on clients, obtaining this degree may provide you with additional professional opportunities including supervision and management.

Professional recognition

Successful completion of our programs prepares you to earn advanced credentials through the:


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Highlights

  • Program Length: 3 Years

    Full-time students can complete in 3 years.
  • Stackable Credentials

    Earn and learn as you go with stackable credentials.
  • Financial Aid/Scholarships Available

    Based on need and/or achievement. Explore ways to pay for college.
  • Career Degree

    Earn an associate degree in 2 years and gain in-demand technical and job-ready skills.

Career Outlook

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Recommended Pathway

This pathway serves as a guide for students to complete the degree or certificate assuming full-time enrollment (registered in 12 or more credit hours per semester) with Semester 1 typically representing a Fall term. Students are strongly encouraged to meet with their College and Career Navigator (CCN) to identify coursework that will meet degree requirements based on individual academic goals. For a more inclusive list of course options, see the college catalog.

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  • Credit for prior learning available
  • Dual credit options available
  • Global citizenship
  • Online/Virtual options available
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    CLC 120 2
    ENG 121 3
    MAS 119 1
    BIO 111 4
    KIN 228 2
    HWP 240 3
    • Course Code CLC 120
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code ENG 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MAS 119
      Course Title
      Credits 1
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code BIO 111
      Course Title
      Credits 4
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code KIN 228
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HWP 240
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    MAS 110 2
    MAS 112 2
    MAS 114 3
    MAS 116 3
    MAS 131 2
    MAS 132 2
    • Course Code MAS 110
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MAS 112
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MAS 114
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MAS 116
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MAS 131
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MAS 132
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    MAS 210 2
    MAS 233 2
    • Course Code MAS 210
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MAS 233
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    MAS 212 2
    MAS 214 3
    MAS 235 1
    PHI 121 3
    PSY 121 3
    • Course Code MAS 212
      Course Title
      Credits 2
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MAS 214
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code MAS 235
      Course Title
      Credits 1
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code PHI 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code PSY 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    HWP 257 1
    HWP 260 3
    HWP 280 3
    HWP 290 3
    CMM 121 3
    • Course Code HWP 257
      Course Title
      Credits 1
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HWP 260
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HWP 280
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HWP 290
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code CMM 121
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
  • Course Code Course Title Credits Course Highlights
    HWP 295 3
    HWP 258 1
    • Course Code HWP 295
      Course Title
      Credits 3
      Course Highlights
    • Course Code HWP 258
      Course Title
      Credits 1
      Course Highlights

Total Credit Hours

62


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Health and Wellness Promotion at CLC

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