If you are considering enrollment in one of the massage schools in Georgia, you have many high-quality schools to visit.
Located in the southeastern region of the United States, with Alabama to the west, North and South Carolina to the east, and Florida to the south, Georgia is in the heart of this southern area.
Whether you want to live near the big city of Atlanta or a small town like Chatsworth, Georgia has what you are looking for.
Georgia is a vacation destination for thousands of people due to the famous shopping malls, theme parks and mountain hideaways. So, a practice in this state has the potential to be successful.
Both Georgia residents and visitors seek bodywork services, so there is great potential for attracting business clients as well as community clients.
If you are seeking a part-time or full-time career, the schools listed below will be able to provide you with the skills that you need.
Be sure to read my "Tips on Choosing a Massage School" page before you begin your search. It provides questions to ask during your tour of the massage schools you visit.
Education information about Georgia massage schools, as well as licensure requirements, can be found on the Georgia Board of Massage Therapy website at www.sos.ga.gov/plb/massage/.
|Atlanta||Atlanta School of Massage||www.atlantaschoolofmassage.com|
|Academy of Somatic Healing Arts||www.ashamassage.com|
|Augusta||Augusta School of Massage||www.augustamassage.com|
|Georgia Academy of Massage||www.gaacademyofmassage.com|
|Georgia Career Institute||www.gci.edu|
|Macon||American Professional Institute||www.api.edu|
This video highlights instruction at the Augusta School of Massage in Augusta, GA. It is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) and has been recognized by ACCSC as a 2008 - 2009 School of Excellence.
Augusta School of Massage offers continuing education classes as well as classes for massage therapy certification.
The staff and teachers really work with students and make every effort to ensure quality training. Small class sizes and detailed instruction allow students direct access to massage therapy's best instruction.
Students also are taught by well-known instructors who teach classes on specialized modalities and help students who want to provide "niche" types of massage for their practice or future employment.
This book, The Business of Massage Therapy: Building a Successful Career will also help as you choose a good school, as it teaches how to start your business to ensure it's success for all of your career. This highly rated book provides great tips on building a great business.
All massage schools in Georgia differ in curriculum, so be sure to ask about what types of massage therapy are taught at the school, as well as what business classes, marketing classes, and continuing education classes are offered.