The template below is for students declaring a major for the catalog year 2018-19. The Advising Sheet Archive contains printable advising sheets for the catalog years 2016-17, 2017-18, and 2018-19. Students already with a declared major should view their advising report in SIS for appropriate course selection.
Career Studies Certificate (CSC)
C Career & technical education programs for job training = Career & technical education programs for job training, guided by Advisory Committees
This program prepares students to sit for the National Massage & Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx). Graduates can apply for a massage therapy license and then work in medical facilities such as rehabilitation centers, physician offices, nursing homes as well as recreation facilities such as wellness spas, exercise facilities, and massage franchise offices.
Program Requirements and Special Conditions
Students must meet JTCC admission requirements. New students should visit the Advising Center and returning students their faculty advisor for more information.
|Required Courses||CR.||Pre-requisite Courses||Approved Course Substitutions|
|PTH 151 Musculoskeletal Structure and Function||4|
|HLT 170 Introduction to Massage – CORE CURRICULUM||1|
|HLT 180 Therapeutic Massage I – CORE CURRICULUM||3|
|HLT 280 Therapeutic Massage II – CORE CURRICULUM||3|
|HLT 281 Therapeutic Massage III – CORE CURRICULUM||3|
|HLT 195 Business Skills for the Health Services Practitioner||3|
|HLT 190 Coordinated Internship||1|
|Total Minimum Credits to Complete||18|
Your Right to Know
The State Council of Higher Education for Virginia requires colleges to provide information on graduation rates. The U.S. Department of Education requires colleges to publish gainful employment consumer information for career/technical programs.