Massage Therapy Schools in Houston

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Perfect Your Healing Touch: Join Our Massage Therapy Program in Houston

Are you looking for a career that can transform people’s lives through the power of touch? The Massage Therapy Program at Texas Health School can help you unlock the door to an exciting world of relaxation, comfort, and healing, for people in your community.

Our Massage Therapy Program aims to prepare you with the clinical and administrative skills that are essential for success in the field of wellness, relaxation, and mindful lifestyles. You’ll acquire an in-depth understanding of the human body, learn about various bodywork modalities, and receive training in the latest Swedish massage theory and techniques.

Upon completion of the program, you will be equipped to plan and implement treatments for patients in medical and non-medical environments. Graduates will be able to obtain licensure and begin their careers as entry-level professionals in a range of settings, such as private practice, medical offices, chiropractic offices, physical therapy centers, wellness facilities, spas, and salons.

Massage Therapy Program Outline

The students are taught a detailed understanding of the human body that allows them to communicate with other healthcare professionals and develop complete treatment programs for their clients. Graduates of the Houston massage therapy program are prepared for employment in private practice or positions with spas, salons, chiropractors, medical doctors, physical therapists, sports medicine, and wellness centers. This program exceeds the standards set by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation for licensing as a Massage Therapist.

The graduates will utilize the following workplace skills in a variety of medical settings:

  • Demonstrate knowledge and practice of basic patient-care concepts.
  • Demonstrate great communication skills and emotional resilience
  • Provide massages to patients for a variety of lengths
  • Use various massage techniques to manipulate muscles and soft tissue to treat chronic pain and injuries
  • Explain various aspects of medical massage to patients
  • Responsible behavior as a health care professional
  • Knowledgeable on alternative treatments and enjoy collaborating with traditional medicine to reduce pain and promote healing in their patients.

Program Hours and Schedules

Program Length
Day ClassesEvening Classes
30 weeks45 weeks
Program Schedules
Day Classes Evening Classes
Monday through Friday Monday through Thursday
9:00am – 2:00pm 6:00pm – 10:00pm
Program Hours
Lecture Lab Externship Total
420 230 65 715
For more information on the Massage Therapy Program:
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Admissions Requirements

  • A high school diploma or GED
  • A Wonderlic Scholastic Level Exam score of 12
  • The ability to read and write in English
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Massage Therapist Licensing Exam

In order to become licensed as a Massage Therapist in Texas, graduates must achieve a passing score in the Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEX) administered by the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards (FSMTB). This is required by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation.

For more information on the licensing examination, visit or call 1-888-70-FSMTB. You can also email us at


Texas Health School holds accreditation from the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE), which is a national accrediting agency that is recognized by the United States Department of Education. For more information about COE, please visit their website at

Texas Health School is recognized by:

  • The United States Department of Education (DOE) for participation in Federal Title IV Student Financial Assistance Programs (Federal Pell Grant, Federal Direct Student and Parent Loans)
  • Workforce Investment Act (WIA) [select programs only] for providing educational training services.
  • Title 38, United States Code for approved programs by the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). Approved for training of veterans and other eligible persons. (including VA vocational rehabilitation programs.)
  • Texas Workforce Solutions – Vocational Rehabilitation Services (TWS-VRS)

Texas Health School is approved and regulated by:

  • Texas Board of Nursing, Vocational Nursing Program 
  • Texas Health and Human Services, Nurse Aide Training Program
  • Texas Health and Human Services, Medication Aide Training Program
  • Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, Massage Therapy Program
  • Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges, Austin, Texas
  • Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board, Austin, Texas (to grant degrees)
  • Texas Veterans Commission, Veterans Education

A copy of the school’s accreditation, licensure, and approvals are on file and available for review upon written request to the School Director.

Additional Information

Come explore the exciting world of massage therapy with us! The Massage Therapy Program at Texas Health School is the perfect place to start your path to this rewarding career. To learn more about our program and upcoming start dates, please don’t hesitate to contact us by calling 713-932-9333.  You can also reach us online.

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