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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 https://gc.edu/massage/.

For more information, contact the Continuing Education department at (409) 944-1344 or write to CE@gc.edu.

Massage Therapy program offers Swedish massages

The Galveston College Continuing Education Massage Therapy program will offer Swedish massages for $25 per one-hour session from May 6 to May 23 on the main campus of Galveston College, 4015 Avenue Q, Galveston, Texas.

Payment is required at the Business Services window on the second floor of Moody Hall prior to scheduling an appointment.

For information, please call Linda Jenko in the Continuing Education department at (409) 944-1344 or email ljenko@gc.edu.

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Galveston College offers new Massage Therapy program

 

Galveston College will offer a new program in Massage Therapy beginning this fall.

The courses, which will be offered through the college’s Continuing Education department, start Wednesday, Aug. 29, and continue through Dec. 6.

Classes are offered Mondays through Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. in Room 252 of Regents Hall on the Galveston College campus, 4015 Avenue Q, Galveston, Texas.

Fall semester courses include Massage Fundamentals I, Massage: Business Practices and Professional Ethics, and Massage: Anatomy and Physiology for Massage.

Spring semester courses include Health and Hygiene, Chair Massage, Fundamentals of Massage II, and an Internship, which will be include proper massage protocol for various populations.

Upon completion of the two-semester, 546-contact-hour program, students will be eligible to take the state board exam.

Cost per semester is $1,500. Payment plans are available.

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.

For more information, call (409) 944-1344 or write to CE@gc.edu.