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Therapeutic Massage: Diploma Requirements

52 Credits

Offered at Bloomington, Brooklyn Center, Burnsville, Minnetonka, Roseville, and Sioux Falls.

Therapeutic Massage Major Core

Credit Hours

(All 19 credits must be earned at NAU.)

TH1021*

Ethics and Personal Growth with Lab#

3

TH1031*

Fundamentals of Massage Therapy with Lab#

3

TH1041*

Massage Standards and Business Practice with Lab#

3

TH2021*

Specialty Massage Techniques with Lab#

3

TH2081*

Special Populations Massage with Lab#

3

TH2500*

Student Clinic

3

TH3000

Therapeutic Massage Exam Review

1

 

 

19

Support Core

ME1150*

Medical Terminology

4

ME2530*

Pathology for Massage Therapists

4

 

 

8

General Education Core (25)

Communications

EN1150

Composition I

4.5

 

 

4.5

Science

SC1221* or

Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology with Lab or

 

SC1222D

Essentials of Anatomy and Physiology

6

SC2050*

Clinical Kinesiology

4

SC2061*

Palpation of Anatomy with Lab#

3

 

 

13

Behavioral/Social Science

PS1050

Introduction to Psychology

4.5

 

 

4.5

General Education

CS2080

Career Management

3

 

 

3

All courses must be scheduled for the full required contact hours.

* Professional course (minimum "C" grade required)

Students attending any Minnesota campus:

# must take this course at the Brooklyn Center or Roseville campus

Graduation Requirement- A minimum 2.0 GPA is required overall and in the Therapeutic Massage Major Core.

See the "Graduation Requirements" section of the catalog for additional requirements.

(The university reserves the right to correct clerical errors.)