The 600-hour Massage Therapist Program at the San Francisco School of Massage & Bodywork can be taken by choosing one of a variety of convenient schedules (tracks). We’re dedicated to empowering independent, driven individuals to take hold of their education. That’s why we offer one program that covers a variety of massage and bodywork modalities. It is our goal to help create highly educated and talented massage therapists who can provide professional massage therapy treatments to a diverse clientele. While enrolled in our course, you will learn:
- Swedish Massage
- Body Mechanics
- Massage Theory
- Sports Massage
- Deep Tissue Massage
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Business and Ethics
- Neuromuscular Techniques
- Lymphatic Massage
- Trigger Point Therapy
- And So Much More!
A Highly-Recognized Institution
We are approved by the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC) and California Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education (BPPE). We are also a National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) assigned school and are proud to have been granted institutional accreditation by the Accrediting Bureau of Health Education Schools (ABHES). SFSM is also a Title IV recognized institution and is eligible to participate in the US Department of Education Federal Financial Aid Programs (FSA).
We believe that our ability to become recognized and approved by the regulatory bodies listed above further illustrates our determination to go above and beyond for our students and graduates.
Program Tuition & Financial Aid
The San Francisco School of Massage & Bodywork is an approved Title IV Federal Student Aid institution and provides financial aid assistance in the form of grants and/or student loans to qualified students.
We also offer a variety of interest free and flexible tuition payment options depending upon your particular needs and preferences. Please contact us to discuss your options and to determine eligibility.
To begin the financial aid process, please fill out the free federal student aid application (FAFSA) by following this link. When prompted, please enter school code 042734. There is no obligation or commitment in filling out the FAFSA form. After submitting the financial aid application, you will be notified by our school in 2-3 business days as to your financial aid award. If you decide to enroll in the school, we will contact you and provide information on registering for the SFSM Massage Therapist program.