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Is CMSM Right For You?

Is Massage Therapy School Right For You?

We're passionate about massage therapy and it seems like you're at least curious. If so, you've come to the right place.

As you explore this site, you'll discover helpful information about careers in massage therapy, our accredited full and part-time programs, and our admission requirements. You'll even learn about the many ways you can pay for school.

Our admissions application—the first step on your journey to becoming a professional massage therapist—is literally only a click away. Need some more information first? Learn more about our programs, tuition, and courses of study.

Still have questions? Well, we've got answers. Message us or call us—even if it's just to say hello.

Don't put your dreams on hold any longer. Take control of your future. A new adventure awaits.


Full & Part-time Programs

Fully Accredited Massage Therapy School Located in Frederick, Maryland.

Full Time Programs

Want to go to school full-time? Our full-time track enables students to complete the program in just 7 months, going to school Monday through Friday.

Part Time Programs

If you're unable to attend school full-time, don't worry. We offer a part-time track that gets you on the path to practicing massage therapy in just 14 months.

What You'll Learn

Swedish Massage

Learn the techniques of Swedish Massage, designed to relieve muscle aches and increase relaxation

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Anatomy and Physiology

A study of the relationship between muscle, the nervous system, and connective tissue.

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Energy Palpitation
and Reflexology

Introduction to Eastern approaches to bodywork and the connection between mind, body and energy.

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Medical Massage

Focuses on musculoskeletal pathologies and how to approach them by using different techniques.

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What Our Graduates Have To Say

"I wasn't sure how I would be able to learn a new life skill after being out of school for so long, but CMSM has made it so easy. The teachers are wonderful and bring life experience in the field to create an interesting and fun learning experience. I've chosen the night school and couldn't be happier." –Beth Maglietta, current student

What Our Graduates Have To Say

"Everyday I go to class, I engage with a diverse group of students and instructors. CMSM tailors to all learning styles, providing an environment where students can share ideas, thoughts, techniques, etc., in a judgment-free zone. I am extremely happy with my choice to attend CMSM and I know upon graduation that I will be prepared for a life-long career in massage." –Kathy Messner-Stevens, current student

What Our Graduates Have To Say

"Making the choice to go to CMSM has been one of the best choices I've ever made. The staff is so friendly and knowledgeable and I'm learning so much more than I ever thought I could. Not only about massage, but about overall wellness and the mind, body, spirit connection." –Heather Hess, current student

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