Professional Massage Therapy
Are you ready to become a part of an industry dedicated to improving the health and wellness of others? Our hands provide a means of support, rehabilitation from illness and injury, as well as a sense of personal esteem and value. Massage therapy is a profession known for touch. We believe that our health and wellness can vastly be improved through massage therapy.
As an institution, we are committed to the success of our students and graduates. Experienced staff and faculty work together to establish a hands on training that focuses on the needs of our students. We recognize that each student comes to us with potential. It is our job to develop this potential into tangible skills that can be utilized in the massage industry. Our students will be introduced to the practicable applications of massage therapy through various courses offered here at our institution from our experienced instructors in Swedish massage, clinical techniques, and reflexology to a name a few.
Why Should I Become A Massage Therapist?
Two words: career growth! According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of massage therapist is projected to grow 26% from 2016 to 2026, much fast than the average for all occupations. Continued growth in the demand for massage services will lead to new openings for massage therapist.
Where Do Massage Therapist Work?
Massage Therapist work in an array of settings such as spas, franchised clinics, physicians’ offices, hotels, and fitness centers. Some massage therapist also travel to clients’ home or offices to give a massage.
As of 2016 according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, massage therapist approximately held about 160,300 jobs in 2016. About 40% of the massage therapist were self-employed in 2016; allowing them to own their own business and to set their own work schedules and the number of hours they work each week.
If you are searching for the right massage therapy training in South Texas and are interested in learning more about how our program is designed to get you the skills you need to have a career as a Massage Therapist, contact us today! We understand that making the decision to attend the Footy Rooty Institute is an important step in your personal and professional life and we are committed to making sure that you have all the information you need to make a career training decision that is right for you.
Footy Rooty Offers Professional Massage Therapy Programs At These Locations:
- 2231 W. University Drive, Edinburg, TX 78539 (License transfer pending from previous location: 212 Nolana Ave, McAllen) License #MS1062.
- 9600 Bellaire Blvd. Suite 202 A, Houston, TX 77036, License # MS1073
High School Diploma, GED, or Equivalent Required
The Professional Massage Therapy Program for the Footy Rooty Institute in Edinburg and Houston is approved an regulated by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR) – TDLR license #MS1062.
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