College Profile: Refresh School of Therapeutic Massage
At Refresh School of Therapeutic massage, our goal is to provide quality instruction at a reasonable cost. RSTM provides an environment for students to gain the knowledge and skill necessary to become massage therapists, to prepare students to be competitive in the job market, promoting a healthy life-style through massage, and providing first-hand education in a functioning massage clinic. This combination gives each student access to the tools they need to become the very best massage therapist possible, and to achieve the highest level of success in their bodywork practice. We do this by offering the maximum learning potential at the minimum tuition expense, and our hard-working graduates reap the rewards.
Classes at RSTM are held with a fully-operational student massage clinic. Students experience, first-hand, how a profitable business operates. Our facility is a relaxing environment for students, staff, and clients. At RSTM student clinic our students enjoy privacy and are provided with sheets and lotions. Our instructors are experienced industry leaders who are knowledgeable and who provide up-to-date education. Our instructors also work on-site with clients.
We are able to accommodate 10-14 students per class. This class size, with an ideal student to teacher ratio, is great for learning.
Internships are an integral part of the curriculum, in which students attend to paying clients from the public. With this vital experience, students at our school will be prepared and eligible for opportunities for future employment.
Our facility is located in a popular area of Palatine, within walking distance of restaurants, fast-food, and shopping stores. The school is close to Route 53, I-355, I-290, I-90 and I-294.