Galveston College will begin the next class of its popular Massage Therapy program in August.
The courses, which are offered through the college’s Continuing Education department, begin Aug. 30 and continue through Dec. 16.
Classes are offered Mondays through Thursdays from 6 to 10 p.m. at the Charlie Thomas Family Applied Technology Center, 7626 Broadway St., Galveston, Texas.
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.
Upon completion of the three-semester program, students will be eligible to take the state board exam.
Download an application for the Massage Therapy program at //gc.edu/massage, or visit the Continuing Education department on the first floor of Moody Hall on the Galveston College campus, 4015 Avenue Q, Galveston.
For more information, call (409) 944-1344 or write to CE@gc.edu.