College Profile: Austin Schools of Massage - San Antonio
As of 2009, Austin Schools of Massage is now known as Institute of Beauty and Massage. Attending Institute of Beauty and Massage to launch your pursuit of a career in massage will introduce you to a unique educational environment. Instructors focus on personal as well as professional growth and encourage a hands-on approach to learning.
You will work in student teams as you learn the skills that will help you become a successful massage therapist. You will become more confident as you practice massage techniques in real-life situations.
In addition to national recognition for massage training excellence, Institute of Beauty and Massage is the oldest and largest massage school in Texas.
Unique curriculum including textbooks and multimedia set Institute of Beauty and Massage apart from other schools, and their commitment to helping you become successful includes both excellent financial aid support and job placement assistance for life.
Offering a variety of massage therapy programs, Institute of Beauty and Massage is proud to feature the 500-Hour Clark Comprehensive Program Plus Specialization Certification. In addition to learning the business, art, and science aspects of massage therapy, students of this program will also prepare you for the Texas Massage Exam. This program is career-based, and is structured to prepare graduates for employment as a massage therapist.
In addition to the 500-Hour Clark Comprehensive Program Plus Specialization Certification, students can choose from several in-demand specialization certifications. These include Spa Massage, Sports Massage, Childbearing and Infant Massage, and Clinical Pain Management. Each of these specialized areas offer skills and techniques that are sought after by employers in the massage therapy field.
With dynamic training inside and outside of the classroom, the faculty at Institute of Beauty and Massage is dedicated to the success of every student. By using the "Step-at-a-Time" learning method, students will gradually increase their skills in a supportive and modern learning environment.
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