768 Hour Massage Certification Program
Curriculum of 504 Core Hours and 264 Customized Career Track Elective Hours
At Body Wisdom you have a unique opportunity to build the career of your dreams with a customized curriculum, specifically tailored to meet your requirements. When you enroll in a Body Wisdom Massage Therapy Certification Program you are taking part in a total educational process, unlike any other.
1.0. Body Wisdom 768-Hour Massage Therapy Certification Program
Our Unique Modular Approach:
At Body Wisdom you take one course at a time in modules of anywhere from 8 - 96 hours. This unique intensive style allows you to concentrate on one area at a time, increasing your retention and the depth of your learning. The exceptions are science courses, which are purposely spread out a little bit for students to comprehend, apply and retain the content more easily. Yet we still avoid overlapping different subjects on any given class day.
Choosing Your Start Time and Training Schedule
Body Wisdom offers one of the most unique learning environments in the country; one in which you can custom design a training schedule to suit your individual needs. This includes start and duration of your program as well as the timing of your classes, whether you prefer weekday mornings or evening- and weekend hours.
Your program contains of a Core Curriculum and required Career Track Electives.
The Core Curriculum consists of 504 Hours, divided into 376 classroom hours and 128 student clinic hours; 16 of which may be accumulated through participation in school-supervised events.
This core part of your program is designed to give you a solid foundation of knowledge, tools and experience for professional practice.
The additionally required 264 hours of Career Track Electives included with the 768-Hour Certification Program will further expand your expertise, setting you apart from other therapists and preparing you for your specific career track, based on your unique interest and career goals.
Program- and course hours are measured in clock-hours. A clock hour is defined as a period of time consisting of a 50- to 60- minute class, lecture or recitation in a 60-minute period; and a 50- to 60-minute faculty-supervised clinic hour. Clock hours compare to credit hours at a 16:1 ratio.
Body Wisdom limits the number of students in each course to enhance the student learning experience. To assure the proper teacher-to-student ratio, enrollment numbers are based on the subjects. Generally the maximum teacher-to-student ratio for hands-on and lab instruction is 1:12; and 1:24 for lectures, with some science or business lectures occasionally higher.
Please contact the Student Counselor regarding a possible transfer of credit hours into our program, and fees and details connected with such procedure.