Learn more about this program at the next Healthcare Program Open House

At Lake Superior College, safety is our top priority. As we look forward to the Fall Semester of 2021, our Massage Therapy Program will be transitioning back to a fully in person format. Many COVID related precautions, such as requiring masks and social distancing, will be remain in place as we work to ensure a safe and productive learning environment. We look forward to seeing you. Please feel free to contact Cassandra Jordan with any questions, at Cassandra.Jordan@lsc.edu.


Would you like to make a positive physical, emotional and energetic difference is people’s lives? Graduate from the massage therapy program at Lake Superior College. You’ll become well-versed in the art, science and business of massage. You’ll gain an appreciation of the influence massage has on people’s emotional and spiritual life as well as their physical being. Massage therapist graduates leave ready to take the National Massage Board Exam and enter the rapidly growing profession of massage therapy.

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Program Features

  • Two semesters
  • Each semester includes some on campus
  • Sit in on a class to find out if massage therapy is for you! Contact Cassandra Jordan

Plan Your Education

The Program Guide is a tool to help you map out how to successfully get your degree at Lake Superior College.

Program Guide

Skills & Knowledge

  • More than 600 hours of experience and hands-on practice
  • Learn stress reduction, deep tissue, neuromuscular, lymphatic, somatic, sports, Swedish, geriatric, and manual soft tissue massage
  • Learn musculoskeletal and lymphatic systems
  • Learn how to adapt massage for pregnant women, older adults, babies, and athletes
  • Create a business plan for a massage practice

New Night and Weekend Format for Spring Semester 2022

Tuesdays and Thursdays:
6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Every other Saturday:
9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.

“The LSC massage program has been the best educational decision of my life.”

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Amarah Parks
Amarah ParksAlum, Massage Therapy Diploma

Career Information

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Find out what your interests and strengths are with this 10-minute online assessment. Then see what careers and programs at Lake Superior College may line up with them!
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Approximate total tuition & fees for MN residents to complete this degree. Starting Fall 2018, LSC will charge the same rates regardless of a student’s state of residence. Non-Minnesota residents will pay the same tuition rates as Minnesota residents.

Tuition & Fees

1 Year

The massage therapy degree may be completed in 1 year if prerequisites are complete.

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If you are interested in helping our students learn and want to get a low-cost massage: Sign up for a massage clinic


Lake Superior College massage therapy graduates are approved to take the board exam. The Lake Superior College massage program is also approved for credit by the Minnesota State University and College System.

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