Massage Therapist

Massage Therapist Diploma Program

As of 1/1/19, Pittsburgh Career Institute is no longer enrolling students into the Massage Therapist Program.

At Pittsburgh Career Institute (PCI), we offer students hands-on Massage Therapist career training, in a diploma program designed to be completed in as little as 10 months! Our goal is to develop motivated and knowledgeable Massage Therapists who are prepared to pursue an entry-level position upon graduation.

Program Director Marco Rigazio, MS, LMT

Throughout this program, instruction will include:

  • Medical Terminology
  • Pathology for Massage Therapists
  • Neuromuscular Therapy
  • Kinesiology and Joint Movement
  • Muscle Anatomy for Massage Therapists
  • Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals
  • Sports Massage
  • Hydrotherapy & Spa Modalities
  • Deep Tissue Massage
  • Energy Bodywork
  • Massage for Special Populations

Our curriculum includes lecture, didactic, and clinical applications. The final portion of the curriculum includes an externship where students are supervised in a clinical setting. This section requires competencies, logs, and evaluations completed by students.

Possible Career Outcomes

Well-qualified, dedicated graduates may be able to pursue careers in places such as*:

  • Health Spas
  • Fitness Centers
  • Sports Rehab Facilities
  • Hospitals
  • Chiropractic Offices
  • Cruise Ships
  • Resorts
  • Doctor’s Offices

*PCI cannot guarantee employment or salary.

Learn the healing power of massage! Contact us @ 1-800-333-6607 or use the form above to get more information.


For the Massage Therapist program gainful employment disclosure, click here.

An Approved Training Program

PCI’s Massage Therapist program is approved by AMTA.

American Massage Therapy Association