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Massage Therapy program to begin this month

Galveston College will begin another class of its popular Massage Therapy program this month.

The program, which is offered through the college’s Continuing Education department, starts Aug. 31 and continues through Dec. 17.

Classes will be offered in a hybrid online and face-to-face format to allow for practical/laboratory education.

Fall semester courses include Health and Hygiene, Massage Fundamentals I, Kinesiology, Pathology for Massage, and Reflexology and Chair Massage.

Spring semester courses include Massage Fundamentals II, Anatomy and Physiology for Massage, Therapeutic Modalities, and Business Practices and Ethics.

Students must also enroll in a summer internship program in June or July.

Financial aid in the form of Texas Public Educational Grant (TPEG) grant funds may be available for those who qualify.

To apply for the Massage Therapy program, visit

For more information, contact the Continuing Education department at (409) 944-1344 or write to