There are schools offering massage therapy programs in Ohio!
Schools Offering Massage Therapy Programs in Ohio
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The top-ranked school in Ohio that has a massage therapy program is The University of Findlay. The University of Findlay, which was ranked 40th in the country in 2010, is located in Findlay. 2 students graduated with a certificate in massage therapy from The University of Findlay in 2010. Tuition at The University of Findlay was $26,798 per year.
The second-ranked school in Ohio with a massage therapy program is Miami-Jacobs Career College-Dayton, which is located in Dayton. In 2010, it was ranked 57th nationwide. In 2010, Miami-Jacobs Career College-Dayton graduated 10 students from its massage therapy program. Miami-Jacobs Career College-Dayton charged in-state students $12,672 in tuition fees per year.
American Institute of Alternative Medicine, which is located in Columbus, is the third-ranked school in Ohio that has a massage therapy program. It received a ranking of 58th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 88 students graduated from American Institute of Alternative Medicine massage therapy program. Students at American Institute of Alternative Medicine paid $20,896 per year in tuition fees.
If you are hoping to attend one of Ohio's massage therapy schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $7,995 per year, though tuition can range from $26,798 per year to $2,537 per year. In 2010, the following Ohio massage therapy schools had the highest tuition rates:
- The University of Findlay - located in Findlay, students are charged $26,798 per year
- Sanford-Brown College - located in Cleveland, students are charged $24,075 per year
- American Institute of Alternative Medicine - located in Columbus, students are charged $20,896 per year
The massage therapy schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Ohio were:
- Cuyahoga Community College District - located in Cleveland, students are charged $2,537 per year
- Stark State College of Technology - located in Canton, students are charged $3,258 per year
- Owens Community College - located in Perrysburg, students are charged $3,749 per year
A massage therapy certificate from an Ohio school... what next?
The highest percentage of massage therapy graduates in Ohio pursue careers as a massage therapist. If you decide to work as a massage therapist in Ohio, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 1,680 Ohio massage therapists as of 2010. The Ohio counties with the largest populations of massage therapists are:
- Cuyahoga County - 340 massage therapists
- Delaware County - 320 massage therapists
- Dearborn County - 310 massage therapists
The government projects that by 2018, the number of massage therapists in the state of Ohio will grow to 4,380. This would require a 18% growth in the profession.
A massage therapist in Ohio earns $31,330 per year on average. But, salaries for massage therapists can vary. In 2010, massage therapists made as little as less than $15,670 per year or as much as more than $64,170 per year in Ohio. A massage therapist in the following Ohio counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- Ashland County - $36,530 per year
- Adams County - $36,000 per year
- Cuyahoga County - $35,080 per year
The Ohio counties with the lowest average salary for massage therapists are:
- Clark County - $20,600 per year
- Portage County - $25,770 per year
- Coshocton County - $26,780 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Ohio 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 Ohio
- Certificate in Massage Therapy in Ohio
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Featured Online Schools
|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|5,781 miles from location||Oakes School of Massage Therapy||Massillon||OH||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|5,795 miles from location||Cuyahoga Community College District||Cleveland||OH||9.90183||n/a||29,807|
|5,891 miles from location||Owens Community College||Perrysburg||OH||11.3004||n/a||22,530|
|5,778 miles from location||Stark State College of Technology||Canton||OH||12.024||n/a||12,476|
|5,894 miles from location||The University of Findlay||Findlay||OH||60.0247||28%||5,485|
|5,801 miles from location||Sanford-Brown College||Cleveland||OH||21.134||n/a||1,499|
|5,929 miles from location||Southwestern College||Cincinnati||OH||8.02097||n/a||1,243|
|0 miles from location||Southwestern College||Dayton||OH||9.34879||n/a||1,051|
|5,892 miles from location||Mercy College of Northwest Ohio||Toledo||OH||25.0851||84%||1,048|
|5,847 miles from location||Everest Institute-Gahanna||Columbus||OH||25.0835||100%||1,025|
|5,898 miles from location||Stautzenberger College||Maumee||OH||14.2153||n/a||975|
|5,915 miles from location||Dayton School of Medical Massage||Dayton||OH||20.9049||n/a||701|
|5,916 miles from location||Miami-Jacobs Career College-Dayton||Dayton||OH||43.1871||100%||621|
|5,930 miles from location||Antonelli College||Cincinnati||OH||22.4426||n/a||445|
|5,818 miles from location||O C Collins Career Center||Chesapeake||OH||30.0255||n/a||440|
|5,919 miles from location||Miami-Jacobs Career College-Springboro Branch||Springboro||OH||18.3673||90%||438|
|5,791 miles from location||Stautzenberger College-Brecksville||Brecksville||OH||14.3721||n/a||432|
|5,854 miles from location||Miami-Jacobs Career College||Columbus||OH||15.6988||100%||394|
|5,843 miles from location||Ehove Career Center||Milan||OH||27.8478||n/a||264|
|5,829 miles from location||Knox County Career Center||Mount Vernon||OH||30.5456||n/a||263|
|5,851 miles from location||Daymar College||Chillicothe||OH||10.3135||n/a||258|
|5,774 miles from location||Northcoast Medical Training Academy||Kent||OH||34.1348||n/a||222|
|5,774 miles from location||Carnegie Institute of Integrative Medicine and Massotherapy||Mogadore||OH||14.6174||n/a||163|
|5,930 miles from location||Miami-Jacobs Career College-Sharonville||Cincinnati||OH||16.9764||100%||158|
|5,795 miles from location||Hamrick School||Medina||OH||27.9596||n/a||154|
|5,919 miles from location||Miami-Jacobs Career College-Troy||Troy||OH||14.0328||100%||145|
|5,854 miles from location||American Institute of Alternative Medicine||Columbus||OH||41.5554||100%||144|
|5,744 miles from location||Raphaels School of Beauty Culture||Niles||OH||34.4471||n/a||142|
|5,791 miles from location||Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc||Akron||OH||22.9897||n/a||121|
|5,913 miles from location||Institute of Therapeutic Massage Inc||Ottawa||OH||n/a||n/a||85|
|5,785 miles from location||National Institute of Massotherapy||Akron||OH||14.7642||n/a||82|
|5,894 miles from location||Healing Arts Institute||Perrysburg||OH||2.16968||n/a||46|
|5,803 miles from location||Harmony Path School of Massage Therapy||Rocky River||OH||n/a||n/a||24|
|5,812 miles from location||Reflexology Certification Institute||Avon||OH||n/a||n/a||3|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Massage Therapists +||1,680||$31,330||25.4%|
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