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.

An Approved Training Program

PCI’s Massage Therapist program is approved by AMTA.

American Massage Therapy Association