Therapeutic Massage Certificate Option 1 Full-time
WHAT FOLLOWS IS THE PROGRAM OUTLINE. This program is not designed for students transferring to other colleges or universities. As a rule, courses with a second digit "0" are designed to transfer. Students planning to transfer should consult a Counselor to verify the transferability of courses. Prerequisites for courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog. Program Pre-Admission Information is included if applicable.
|THM 1204 Therapeutic Massage Techniques I||5|
|THM 1208 Professional and Business Ethics (proposed course title change: Professional Business Ethics)||4|
|THM 1212 Pathology for Massage Therapy||3|
|BIO 1200 Human Body Structure & Function||3|
|THM 1202 Musculoskeletal System||5|
|THM 1214 Therapeutic Massage Techniques II||5|
|THM 1218 Therapeutic Massage Clinical||2|
|THM 1222 Capstone||4|
|THM 1228 Therapeutic Massage Clinical||2|
|Total Credit Hours:||33|
Advanced Clinical Certificate
Must be an Illinois Licensed Massage Therapist (or license pending) and receive approval from the THM Program Coordinator to enroll in this Advanced Certificate. This Advanced Certificate is directed toward Licensed (or Licensed pending) Massage Therapists who wish to expand their scope of practice into the healthcare field. This Advanced Certificate includes 3 aspects of healthcare: Lifespan, Chronic diseases, and Musculoskeletal problems.
|THM 2204 Clinical Massage I: Upper & Lower Body||6|
|THM 2214 Clinical Massage II:Chronic Health Conditions||6|
|Total Credit Hours:||12|
For additional information please consult any counselor at (815) 224-0360 or firstname.lastname@example.org (815) 224-0507. PLEASE NOTE: This is a limited admission program that requires a separate application process: https://www.ivcc.edu/admissions/limited-admissions-programs.php. The above excerpts have been taken from the "IVCC Therapeutic Massage Handbook". Please refer to that document for all application, admission, and retention information.