3 years
Apr Jun Oct Nov
Study mode
Tuition fee (entire course)
Local students
USD 23,680
Foreign students
USD 23,680
Other costs
Other costs apply

About this course

The motivation behind the Associate of Science system is to form the understudy into an expertly prepared body specialist, while giving the general instruction units needed to progress into a lone wolf's or graduate degree program. The back rub treatment part of the system underscores Oriental restorative hypothesis, tui na, Chinese bodywork and the advancement of the understudy's capacity to comprehend the reasons and manifestations of illness. In the bodywork segment of the project, understudies get a prologue to the speculations of Chinese drug and represent considerable authority in a huge number of Asian bodywork treatments. 

The Associate of Science (Massage Therapy/Asian Bodywork) is a five-semester degree project comprising of center back rub treatment educational program and 37 units of General Education to meet the necessities for headway into the Master's system. The Associate of Science Program is a sum of 69 units. Graduates are qualified for national back rub confirmation by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB), and in addition the prerequisites for Illinois licensure.

Entry Requirements

  • TOEFL score on internet-based TOEFL (iBT): 61 or higher
  • TOEIC/IELTS score may be considered.

Note: TOEFL score may be waived if proof of satisfactory completion of appropriate English class is submitted from a partner ESL school.