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Massage Therapy Schools in California

massage therapy schools in california

There are massage schools in California offering online courses as an affordable and convenient way to begin your course of study and achieve your massage therapy certification. 

 

It is important to understand the regulations for massage therapy in California as governed by the California Massage Therapy Council. 

 

In accordance with the Massage Therapy Act, CAMTC is required to:

 

(1) Create and implement a voluntary state wide certification program for the massage therapy profession that will enable consumers to easily identify credible Certified Massage professionals;

 

(2) Ensure that CAMTC certificate holders have completed sufficient training at approved schools; and In accordance with the Massage Therapy Act, CAMTC is required to:

 

(3) Ensure that CAMTC approved schools are providing a high level of training.

 

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Massage Therapy Schools in California:

Academy of Beauty and Esthetics – Panorama City

Alexander Training Institute of Los Angeles – Santa Monica

Alive & Well! Institute of Conscious Bodywork – Larkspur

American Eastern-Western Medical Institute – Rowland Heights

American Institute of Massage Therapy – Santa Ana

Anthem College – Sacramento

Ashdown College of Health Sciences – Redlands

Bay Area College of Nursing – Palo Alto

Bellus Academy – Poway

Bryan College – Gold River

California Academy for the Healing Arts, Inc. – Costa Mesa

California College of Physical Arts, Inc. – Huntington Beach

Care Through Touch Institute – San Francisco

Carrington College California – San Jose

Carrington College California – Sacramento

Chi Nei Tsang Institute – Oakland

College of Botanical Healing Arts – Santa Cruz

De Anza College – Cupertino

Fair Oaks Massage Institute – Fair Oaks

Fremont College – Cerritos

Fullerton College – Fullerton

Hamilton College – Los Angeles

Hands on Healing Institute – Tujunga

Harbor Career College – Los Angeles

Healing Arts Institute – Citrus Heights

Healing Hands School of Holistic Health – Valley Center

Heavenly Touch Learning Center – Hanford

Hendrickson Method Institute – Kensington

International Professional School of Bodywork – San Diego

Julie’s Massage Therapy – Yuba City

Just for Your Health College of Massage – San Jose

Kali Institute for Massage & Somatic Therapies – Ventura

Kaplan College – Riverside

Lincoln Institute of Body Therapy – Orange

Massage Center – Thousand Oaks

Massage Therapy Institute – Davis

McKinnon Body Therapy Center – Oakland

Monterey Institute of Touch – Carmel

Mueller College – San Diego

New School of Structural Integration – Laguna Beach

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine – San Diego

Phyziquest Vitality Sciences Institute – San Mateo

Rosen Method- The Berkeley Center – Berkeley

San Francisco School of Massage – San Francisco

Santa Barbara Body Therapy Institute – Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara Bodyworks – Santa Barbara

School of Healing Arts – San Diego

School of Holistic Touch – Ontario

School of Shiatsu and Massage – Middletown

Skyline College – San Bruno

Somatherapy Institute – Rancho Mirage

Southern California Health Institute (SOCHI) – Hollywood

Usui Reiki Center – Santa Barbara

Vitality College of Healing Arts – Carlsbad

A Diamond Holistic Massage Institute – Pleasant Hill

A2ZHealth.net, Inc. dba Integrative Healing Arts Academy – Reseda

A2Z Health Thousand Oaks Healing Arts Institute – Chatsworth

A.C.I. Career College – Modesto

Abrams College – Modesto

Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences – Oakland

Academy of Holistic Health Arts School – San Jacinto

Academy of Professional Careers – Indio

Academy of Professional Careers – San Diego

Academy of Professional Careers – La Mesa

Academy of Somatics & Massage – Oxnard

Acupressure Institute – Berkeley

Advance Beauty College – Garden Grove

Advanced College – South Gate

Advanced Myofacial Healing Arts Academy – Porterville

Ahern’s Massage Therapy School – Mariposa

Alexander Training Institute of Los Angeles – Santa Monica

Alhambra Medical University – Alhambra

Alive! Institute of Therapeutic Massage – Oxnard

Alta Massage College – Redondo Beach

American Academy of Reflexology – Studio City

American Career College – Los Angeles

American Career College – Anaheim

American Career College – Ontario

American College of Healthcare – Riverside

American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine – San Francisco

American Heritage University of Southern California – San Bernardino

American International Vocational College – Monterey Park

American Purlinton University – Pomona

Americana College – Los Angeles

America’s Institute of Traditional Medicine – Rosemead

Apple Valley Career College – Apple Valley

Arcata School of Massage – Arcata

Baldwin Park Adult and Community Education – Baldwin Park

Beauty World Cosmetology Academy USA – Oakland

Birdyshaw’s Bodyworks – Springville

Body Being Massage Center – Truckee

Body Tune up School of Massage – Stockton

The Breema Center – Oakland

Cal Lion Institute – El Monte

Calaveras College of Therapeutic Massage – San Andreas

California Healing Arts College – Los Angeles

California Holistic Institute – San Luis Obispo

California Institute of Massage & Spa Services/Sonoma Massage – Sonoma

California Professional College – Los Angeles

Calistoga Massage Therapy School – Santa Rosa

Capital Beauty College – Sacramento

Career Networks Institute – Orange

Carrington College California – Stockton

Carrington College California – San Leandro

Carrington College California – Pleasant Hill

Carrington College California – Pomona Campus

Central Valley Massage Institute – Merced

Cerritos College Community Education – Norwalk

Charter College – Lancaster

Charter College – Canyon Country

Charter College – Long Beach

Chico Therapy & School of Massage – Chico

Cypress Health Institute – Santa Cruz

Dahn Healing Institute of Massage Therapy – Brea

David’s Academy of Beauty – El Monte

Diamond Light School of Massage & Healing Arts – San Anselmo

The East-West Institute of Hand Therapy – El Monte

El Portal College – Temecula

Esalen Institute – Big Sur

Essential Health Massage Institute – Merced

Everest College – San Francisco

Everest College – San Jose

Everest College – Reseda

Everest College – San Bernardino

Everest College – Alhambra

Everest College – City of Industry

Everest College – Gardena

Everest College – Ontario

Everest College – Hayward

Everest College – Anaheim

Everest College – Los Angeles

Everest College – Torrance

Federico Beauty Institute – Sacramento

Federico Career College – Fresno

Feldenkrais Professional Training Program – Berkeley

Five Branches Institute – Santa Cruz

Four-D College – Victorville

Four-D College – Colton

Fremont College – Los Angeles

Fu Zu Ba School of Massage and Reflexology – Oxnard

Glamour Beauty College – Santa Ana

Globe Institute – San Francisco

Golden Acupressure Therapeutic Massage College – Santa Ana

Golden West Community College – Huntington Beach

Han’s Academy of Massage – Los Angeles

Healing Oak School of Massage – Simi Valley

Holistic Life Institute – Oakdale

ICDC College – Van Nuys

ICDC College – Huntington Park

ICDC College – Lawndale

ICDC College – Los Angeles

Institute of Integrative Healing – Santa Ana

Institute of Orthopedic Massage – Kensington

Institute of Psycho-Structural Balancing (IPSB) – Culver City

Integrated Healing Arts Academy – Reseda

InterCoast College – Riverside

InterCoast College – Carson

International School of Beauty – Palm Desert

Jupiter Hollow School of Massage – Santa Rosa

Kaplan College – Palm Springs

Kaplan College – Vista

Kingston University – Norwalk

LA Vocational Institute – Los Angeles

Loving Hands Institute of Healing Arts – Fortuna

Lifestream Massage School – Encinitas

Luminous Body Integral School of Energy Medicine – Encinitas

Makoto Kai Healing Arts – Woodland

Marinello Schools of Beauty – San Mateo

Marinello Schools of Beauty – San Diego

Massage School of Healing Arts – Lodi

Massage School of Pasadena – Pasadena

Massage Therapy Learning Center (Lucia Mar Adult Education) – Pismo Beach

Mayfield College – Cathedral City

Mendocino School of Holistic Massage – Redwood Valley

Milan Institute – Indio

Milan Institute – Bakersfield

Milan Institute – Clovis

Milan Institute – Visalia

Milan Institute – Fairfield

Milpitas Massage College – Milpitas

Min Jian Hand Healing Institute – Fremont

Mir Institute – Reseda

Mira Costa College – Oceanside

Mission Career College – Riverside

Monterey Peninsula College Massage Therapy Program – Monterey

Mount Shasta Institute of Holistic Therapies – Mount Shasta

Napa Valley School of Massage – Napa

Natural Healing Institute – Encinitas

National Holistic Institute – Santa Ana

National Holistic Institute – Sacramento

National Holistic Institute – San  Jose

National Holistic Institute – Petaluma

National Holistic Institute – San Francisco

National Holistic Institute – Emeryville

National Holistic Institute – Studio City

National Polytechnic College – Montebello

Natural Success School of Holistics – Encinitas

Northern California Vocational College – San Jose

North-West College – Pasadena

North-West College – West Covina

Nova Institute – Ontario

Ojai School of Massage – Ojai

Oriental Medicine Institute in America – San Gabriel

Paris Beauty College – Concord

Parker School of Bowen Therapy and Massage Therapy – Cool

Polarity Healing Arts of California/Life Energy Institute – Topanga

Quintessence Healing Arts – Berkeley

River Road Massage School – Fremont

Rolling Hills Institute for Massage – Torrance

Rosen Method Center Southwest – Orinda

Rosemead Beauty School – Rosemead

Royal Healing Academy – Los Angeles

San Joaquin Valley College – Bakersfield

San Joaquin Valley College – Salida

Santa Barbara Business College – Bakersfield

School for Self Healing – San Francisco

School of Healing Arts – San Diego

School of Healing Touch – Castro Valley

School of Traditional Medical Thai Massage – Mill Valley

Sebastopol Massage Center – Sebastopol

Select Therapy Institute – Rosemead

Shiatsu Massage School of California – Santa Monica

Sierra Massage School – Clovis

South Bay Massage College – Manhattan Beach

South Baylo University – Los Angeles

Southern California University of Health Sciences – Whittier

Spirit Winds School of Thai Massage – Nevada City

Sunset College of the Healing Arts – Los Angeles

Twin Lakes College – Santa Cruz

UC Santa Cruz Holistic Health Program – Santa Cruz

United Beauty College – Temple City

United States Alternative College –  Santa Ana

University of Antelope Valley – Lancaster

University of East-West Medicine – Sunnyvale

Victory Career College – Los Angeles

West Pacific Institute of Body Therapy – Placentia

West Valley College – Saratoga

Western Institute of Neuromuscular Therapy – Laguna Hills

World School of Massage and Holistic Healing – Pleasanton

World School of Massage and Holistic Healing Arts – San Francisco

World School of Massage and Holistic Healing Arts – Pleasanton