Massage Therapy


Would you like to control your career with your own hands?

Riverland Massage Therapy program is an Assigned School for Nationally Certified Massage Therapists and Bodyworkers.

The Massage Therapist program prepares the graduate to operate a massage therapy clinic or be employed in another health care-related setting. Massage has been shown to improve circulation, enhance relaxation, reduce pain and increase mobility and flexibility. Massage Therapists can work in a clinic, hospital, private practice, health club and a variety of other work settings.

Location: Austin
Program Starts: Early Fall
Course Plan: Two Semesters
Faculty: Karla Caruso Amber Caswell Karla Caruso Karla Caruso Karla Caruso Deb Igou

For in-depth information including outcomes, program fees, course descriptions, and more please visit the Massage Therapy program page at

Required Core Courses (27 credits)

MASS1600 Introduction to Massage Therapy 2 CR
MASS1601 Intermediate Massage 3 CR
MASS1602 Kinesiology 4 CR
MASS1603 Reflexology, Chair and Massage Techniques 3 CR
MASS1604 Business and Ethics in Massage Therapy 2 CR
MASS1605 Pathology for Massage Therapists 3 CR
MASS1608 Advanced Massage 2 CR
MASS1609 Topics in Massage Therapy 3 CR
MASS1610 Clinical Experience and Internship 5 CR