Associate Degree - Massage Therapy

Associate degree in massage therapy in Minnesota, Wisconsin and South Dakota

The massage therapy Associate of Applied Science program at Globe University provides students with the skills and training needed for employment as massage therapists, with campuses conveniently located throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin and in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.

In as few as 18 months of full-time, year-round massage therapist degree classes, you can prepare for a fulfilling career in massage therapy and obtain essential skills for the field, including:

  • Professional communication
  • Client retention and sales
  • Clinical health and wellness

Courses specific to the Massage Therapy Associate degree program include:

  • Swedish Massage
  • Deep Tissue and Sports Massage
  • Anatomy and Physiology for Massage
  • Pregnancy/Special Population Massage
  • Craniosacral/Lymphatic Drainage Therapies
  • Condition Specific Assessment Strategies

From hot stone to deep tissue and special populations massage classes, Globe University’s Associate degree in Massage Therapy can help you prepare for your future career.

Massage Therapy degree highlights

  • Small class sizes
  • Hands-on learning
  • Experienced financial aid professionals
  • Instructors with industry expertise
  • Career search assistance from the career services department

This program is offered at:


South Dakota

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Career Outlook

US Bureau of Labor Statistics projected
employment growth rates for 2014-2024

Massage Therapists
10th Percentile Salary $18,860
25th Percentile Salary $25,350
50th Percentile Salary $38,040

This annual salary is taken from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics for this job title. The 10th percentile indicates the bottom 10 percent of earners make less than that figure annually; the 25th percentile means the bottom quarter of workers earn less than the number; and the 50th percentile shows the medium income for the profession.