|Baltimore School of Massage
Baltimore & York, PA
|National Massage Therapy Institute
Falls Church, VA
|Heritage Massage School
|Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage
Falls Church, VA
Maryland State Massage Therapy Licensing RequirementsMaryland has two options available to those who want to pursue a career as a massage therapist: either a CMT (Certified Massage Therapist) or an RMT (Registered Massage Therapist). Both options require students to complete 500 hours at an accredited massage therapy program. A CMT, however, must also attend 60 hours of college courses. In addition, the state of Maryland has a mandatory jurisprudence examination.
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To be a massage therapist in Maryland, both an RMT and a CMT must pass one of the following examinations:
- The National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Massage (NCETM) which focuses on anatomy/physiology, kinesiology, pathology, massage assessment, massage application, and business ethics and standards. [ Visit The NCBTMB Web Site ]
- The National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCETMB) which extends each subject to include Complementary Alternative Medicine (CAMís) such as acupuncture, eastern and western energy work, and ayervedic medicine;
- The National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) which allows certification in Asian Bodywork Therapy, Oriental Medicine, Acupuncture, and Chinese Herbology. [ Visit The NCCAOM Web Site ]
Massage Therapy Schools in MarylandThere are several available schools in Maryland offering the training necessary to pursue a rewarding career in massage therapy.
Baltimore School of MassageBaltimore, MD and York, PA
The Baltimore School of Massage offers the following:
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National Massage Therapy InstituteFalls Church, VA
National Massage Therapy Institute welcomes students from Maryland to attend their program. Their massage therapist program offers many features:
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Medix Schools of Massage Therapy of BaltimoreBaltimore, MD
This school offers comprehensive, clinical massage training, plus...