There are schools offering massage therapy programs in Michigan!
Schools Offering Massage Therapy Programs in Michigan
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Around 0.2% of Michigan's graduates graduate from massage therapy certificate programs every year. In other words, every year an estimated 662 massage therapists graduate from Michigan's 27 massage therapy schools.
The top-ranked school in Michigan with a massage therapy program is Carnegie Institute, which is located in Troy. In 2010, it was ranked 66th nationwide. In 2010, Carnegie Institute graduated 3 students from its massage therapy program. Students at Carnegie Institute paid $9,887 per year in tuition fees.
Everest Institute-Grand Rapids, which was ranked 67th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Michigan that has a massage therapy program. It is located in Grand Rapids. 62 students graduated with certificate in massage therapy from Everest Institute-Grand Rapids in 2010.
The third-ranked school in Michigan that has a massage therapy program is Everest Institute-Southfield. Everest Institute-Southfield, which was ranked 68th in the country in 2010, is located in Southfield. In 2010, 72 students graduated from Everest Institute-Southfield massage therapy program. Students at Everest Institute-Southfield paid $0 per year in tuition fees.
Massage therapy schools in Michigan, charge students an average tuition of $4,814 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $19,790 per year, or as little as $2,106 per year. The Michigan massage therapy schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:
- Siena Heights University - located in Adrian, students are charged $19,790 per year
- Davenport University - located in Grand Rapids, students are charged $11,964 per year
- Carnegie Institute - located in Troy, students are charged $9,887 per year
The massage therapy schools in Michigan that charged the lowest tuition rates were:
- Oakland Community College - located in Bloomfield Hills, students are charged $2,106 per year
- Lansing Community College - located in Lansing, students are charged $2,330 per year
- Schoolcraft College - located in Livonia, students are charged $2,610 per year
A massage therapy certificate from a Michigan school... what next?
The highest percentage of massage therapy graduates in Michigan pursue careers as a massage therapist. If you decide to work as a massage therapist in Michigan, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 1,580 Michigan massage therapists as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Michigan massage therapists:
- Lapeer County - 350 massage therapists
- Wayne County - 280 massage therapists
- Clinton County - 140 massage therapists
The government projects that the number of massage therapists in Michigan will grow by 13%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 3,550 massage therapists working in Michigan.
A massage therapist in Michigan makes an average of $36,920 per year. However, Michigan massage therapists earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,990 per year to more than $92,100 per year in 2010. A massage therapist in the following Michigan counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- Clinton County - $47,410 per year
- Washtenaw County - $45,760 per year
- Ottawa County - $45,390 per year
The following counties in Michigan have the lowest average salaries for massage therapists:
- Genesee County - $21,820 per year
- Wayne County - $29,000 per year
- Lapeer County - $32,930 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Michigan statistics regarding a career in massage therapy and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as hospitality or sports medicine.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Massage Therapy in Michigan
- Bachelor's Degree in Massage Therapy in Michigan
- Certificate in Massage Therapy in Michigan
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,881 miles from location||Oakland Community College||Bloomfield Hills||MI||13.5337||n/a||28,042|
|5,948 miles from location||Lansing Community College||Lansing||MI||16.5641||n/a||21,123|
|5,890 miles from location||Schoolcraft College||Livonia||MI||14.2976||n/a||13,042|
|5,998 miles from location||Davenport University||Grand Rapids||MI||17.9777||42%||11,507|
|5,906 miles from location||Baker College of Flint||Flint||MI||8.69426||n/a||7,277|
|5,864 miles from location||Baker College of Clinton Township||Clinton Township||MI||8.1289||n/a||6,455|
|6,033 miles from location||Baker College of Muskegon||Muskegon||MI||11.8393||n/a||6,132|
|5,842 miles from location||St Clair County Community College||Port Huron||MI||11.3268||n/a||4,884|
|5,882 miles from location||Baker College of Auburn Hills||Auburn Hills||MI||10.7476||n/a||4,285|
|5,930 miles from location||Baker College of Owosso||Owosso||MI||12.0785||n/a||3,637|
|5,878 miles from location||Baker College of Allen Park||Allen Park||MI||5.74475||n/a||3,384|
|5,941 miles from location||Baker College of Jackson||Jackson||MI||10.4155||n/a||2,432|
|5,917 miles from location||Siena Heights University||Adrian||MI||23.1842||35%||2,351|
|5,996 miles from location||Baker College of Cadillac||Cadillac||MI||14.9101||n/a||2,070|
|5,844 miles from location||Baker College of Port Huron||Port Huron||MI||12.4495||n/a||1,984|
|5,949 miles from location||Kirtland Community College||Roscommon||MI||10.9292||n/a||1,972|
|5,881 miles from location||Everest Institute-Southfield||Southfield||MI||31.7676||100%||1,575|
|5,881 miles from location||Everest Institute-Dearborn||Dearborn||MI||26.7346||100%||1,414|
|6,004 miles from location||Everest Institute-Grand Rapids||Grand Rapids||MI||32.5858||100%||1,005|
|5,868 miles from location||Everest Institute-Detroit||Detroit||MI||24.9289||100%||959|
|6,002 miles from location||Everest Institute-Kalamazoo||Kalamazoo||MI||28.5135||100%||865|
|5,875 miles from location||Carnegie Institute||Troy||MI||33.9873||n/a||395|
|5,883 miles from location||Irene's Myomassology Institute||Southfield||MI||24.2829||n/a||327|
|5,908 miles from location||Ann Arbor Institute of Massage Therapy||Ann Arbor||MI||28.4165||n/a||105|
|5,878 miles from location||Stautzenberger College-Allen Park||Allen Park||MI||n/a||n/a||52|
|5,919 miles from location||Bayshire Academy of Beauty Craft Inc||Bay City||MI||25.1534||n/a||51|
|5,842 miles from location||Lakewood School of Therapeutic Massage||Port Huron||MI||6.92908||100%||32|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Massage Therapists +||1,580||$36,920|
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