CAMTC APPROVED MASSAGE SCHOOL PROGRAMS

For CAMTC certification applications received on or after July 1, 2016, CAMTC will only accept education from the following:

  • Education completed in California at a CAMTC approved massage school from a CAMTC approved massage program listed below; or
  • Comparable education completed at a program outside of California, whose acceptance will be determined by CAMTC in its discretion on a case-by-case basis.

 

A2Z Health.net, Inc. - Reseda, Reseda

  • Massage Therapist - 550 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0028      Expires: 6/30/2018

A2Z Health.net, Inc. - Thousand Oaks, Thousand Oaks

  • Massage Therapist - 550 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0029      Expires: 6/30/2018

Abrams College, Modesto

  • Massage Therapist - 550 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0104      Expires: 6/30/2018

Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Sciences, Oakland

  • Tui Na Massage Therapy - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0026      Expires: 8/17/2018

American Career College, Long Beach

• Massage Therapy – 1127.5 clock hours / 54 Credit hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0140 Expires: 11/20/2018

American Career College, Ontario

• Massage Therapy – 1127.5 clock hours / 54 Credit hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0139 Expires: 11/20/2018

American Institute of Massage Therapy, Santa Ana

  • Massage Therapy - 624 hours
  • Massage Therapy/Sports Massage Therapy - 1029 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0013      Expires: 8/17/2018

Bellus Academy, Poway

  • Massage Therapy - 750 hours
  • Holistic Health Practitioner - 1000 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0076      Expires: 6/30/2018

Brightwood College - Palm Springs, Palm Springs

  • Massage Therapy - 740 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0041      Expires: 9/22/2018

Brightwood College - Riverside, Riverside

  • Massage Therapy - 740 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0040      Expires: 6/30/2018

Brightwood College - Vista, Vista

  • Massage Therapy - 740 hours
  • Holistic Health Practitioner - 1020 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0042      Expires: 6/30/2018

Burke Williams Academy of Massage Therapy, Los Angeles

  • Massage Therapist - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0114      Expires: 6/30/2018

Burke Williams Academy of Massage Therapy, San Jose

  • Massage Therapist - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0149      Expires: 10/20/2018

California College of Physical Arts, Inc., Huntington Beach

  • Massage Practitioner - 600 hours
  • Myotherapist - 800 hours
  • Holistic Health Practitioner - 1000 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0121      Expires: 6/30/2018

California Holistic Institute, San Luis Obispo

  • Massage Therapist - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0012      Expires: 6/30/2018

California Institute of Massage & Spa Services, Sonoma

  • Massage Therapist - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0061      Expires: 6/30/2018

Calistoga Massage Therapy School, Santa Rosa

• Massage Therapist Program – 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0008 Expires: 11/20/2018

Career Networks Institute (CNI College), Orange

  • Massage Therapy - 900 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0001      Expires: 9/22/2018

Carrington College - Pleasant Hill, Pleasant Hill

  • Massage Therapy - 660 hours
  • Massage Therapy - 765 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0082      Expires: 8/17/2018

Carrington College - Pomona, Pomona

  • Massage Therapy - 660 hours
  • Massage Therapy - 765 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0079      Expires: 6/30/2018

Carrington College - Sacramento, Sacramento

  • Massage Therapy - 660 hours
  • Massage Therapy - 765 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0082      Expires: 8/17/2018

Carrington College - San Jose, San Jose

  • Massage Therapy - 660 hours
  • Massage Therapy - 765 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0080      Expires: 8/2/2018

Carrington College - San Leandro, San Leandro

  • Massage Therapy - 660 hours
  • Massage Therapy - 765 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0081      Expires: 6/30/2018

Carrington College - Stockton, Stockton

  • Massage Therapy - 660 hours
  • Massage Therapy - 765 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0078      Expires: 6/30/2018

Cerritos College Community Education, Norwalk

  • Massage Therapy Training - 527 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0109      Expires: 6/30/2018

CES College, Burbank

  • Massage Therapy/Physical Therapy Aide - 900 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0123      Expires: 7/13/2018

Charter College, Lancaster

  • Massage Therapy - 725 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0122      Expires: 10/9/2018

Cinta Aveda, San Francisco

  • Esthetics and Beauty Therapy (CIDESCO) - 1200 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0086      Expires: 8/7/2018

De Anza College, Cupertino

  • Massage Therapy - 516 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0054      Expires: 6/30/2018

Diamond Light School of Massage and Healing Arts, San Anselmo

  • Professional Bodywork Therapist - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0003      Expires: 6/30/2018

Downey Adult School, Downey

  • Massage Therapy - 600 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0030      Expires: 6/30/2018

Esalen Institute, Big Sur

  • Massage Practitioner III - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0010      Expires: 6/30/2018

Five Branches University, San Jose

• Asian Bodywork & Qigong – 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0137 Expires: 11/20/2018

Five Branches University, Santa Cruz

• Asian Bodywork & Qigong – 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0102 Expires: 11/20/2018

Fremont College, Cerritos

  • Massage Therapy - 740 hours
  • Sports and Rehabilitation Therapy - 1120 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0063      Expires: 7/17/2018

Fremont College, Los Angeles

  • Massage Therapy - 740 hours
  • Sports and Rehabilitation Therapy - 1120 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0064      Expires: 7/17/2018

Fullerton College, Fullerton

  • Therapeutic and Sports Massage Therapist Level 1 - 792 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0110      Expires: 10/20/2018

Hands On Healing Institute, Tujunga

  • Massage Therapy - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0106      Expires: 6/30/2018

Healing Hands School of Holistic Health, Escondido

  • Massage Therapist – 500 hours
  • Holistic Health Practitioner – 1000 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0131      Expires: 11/7/2018

Healing Hands School of Holistic Health, Laguna Hills

  • Massage Therapist – 500 hours
  • Holistic Health Practitioner – 1000 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0131-S1 Expires: 11/7/2018

Healing Oak School of Massage, Simi Valley

  • Massage Therapist - 540 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0015      Expires: 6/30/2018

Holistic Life Institute, Oakdale

  • Certified Massage Therapist - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0019      Expires: 7/6/2018

Institute for Business and Technology, Santa Clara

  • Massage Therapy - 760 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0084      Expires: 8/25/2018

International College of Holistic Studies, San Diego

  • Massage Therapist - 750 hours
  • Holistic Health Practitioner - 1000 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0055      Expires: 6/30/2018

International Professional School of Bodywork, San Diego

  • Massage Therapy - 754 hours
  • Holistic Health Practitioner - 1000 hours
  • Associate of Science Degree in Holistic Health - 1240 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0075      Expires: 8/25/2018

Kali Institute for Massage & Somatic Therapies, Ventura

  • Massage & Somatic Therapies (with Neuro-Structural Bodywork and Asian Studies sections) – 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0087             Expires: 11/7/2018

Massage Center, Thousand Oaks

  • Silver Massage Therapy - 500 hours
  • Massage Therapy - 600 hours
  • Gold Massage Therapy - 700 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0009      Expires: 9/22/2018

Massage Therapy Institute, Davis

  • Massage Therapist - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0005      Expires: 9/22/2018

Mayfield College, Cathedral City

  • Massage Therapy - 720 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0006      Expires: 6/30/2018

McKinnon Body Therapy Center, Oakland

  • Massage Therapist - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0007      Expires: 6/30/2018

Milan Institute - Bakersfield, Bakersfield

  • Massage Therapy - 740 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0033      Expires: 8/2/2018

Milan Institute Fresno, Fresno

  • Massage Therapy - 740 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0036      Expires: 8/7/2018

Milan Institute Merced, Merced

  • Massage Therapy - 740 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0035      Expires: 7/13/2018

Milan Institute - Palm Desert, Palm Desert

  • Massage Therapy - 740 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0032      Expires: 6/30/2018

Milan Institute - Visalia, Visalia

  • Massage Therapy - 740 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0034      Expires: 7/13/2018

MiraCosta College, Oceanside

  • Massage Therapist - 500 hours
  • Holistic Health Practitioner - 1000 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0018      Expires: 9/22/2018

Monterey Institute of Touch, Carmel

  • Massage Therapist - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0072      Expires: 7/13/2018

Monterey Peninsula College, Monterey

  • Massage Therapist (Track 1) - 519 hours
  • Massage Therapist (Track 2, 3) - 570 hours
  • Massage Therapist Advanced - 808 hours
  • Certificate of Achievement in Massage Therapy - 808 hours
  • Associate in Science Degree in Massage Therapy - 808 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0103      Expires: 6/30/2018

National Holistic Institute - Emeryville, Emeryville

  • Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 900 hours
  • Advanced Neuromuscular Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 1350 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0045      Expires: 7/5/2018

National Holistic Institute, Petaluma

  • Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 900 hours
  • Advanced Neuromuscular Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 1350 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0045-S1      Expires: 7/5/2018

National Holistic Institute - Sacramento, Sacramento

  • Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 900 hours
  • Advanced Neuromuscular Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 1350 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0047      Expires: 6/30/2018

National Holistic Institute - San Francisco, San Francisco

  • Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 900 hours
  • Advanced Neuromuscular Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 1350 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0050      Expires: 7/13/2018

National Holistic Institute - San Jose, San Jose

  • Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 900 hours
  • Advanced Neuromuscular Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 1350 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0049      Expires: 7/4/2018

National Holistic Institute - Santa Ana, Santa Ana

  • Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 900 hours
  • Advanced Neuromuscular Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 1350 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0046      Expires: 6/30/2018

National Holistic Institute - Studio City, Studio City

  • Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 900 hours
  • Advanced Neuromuscular Massage Therapist and Health Educator - 1350 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0048      Expires: 6/30/2018

Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego

  • Massage/Asian Bodywork - 606 hours
  • Associate of Science (Massage Therapy/Asian Bodywork) - 1147.5 hours
  • Associate of Applied Science (Holistic Health Science) - 1193 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0099      Expires: 6/30/2018

Palace Beauty College, Los Angeles

  • Massage Therapy - 600 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0058      Expires: 6/30/2018

Polarity Healing Arts of California, Topanga

  • Integrative Massage and Bodywork Practitioner – 550 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0077             Expires: 8/31/2018

Rosemead Beauty School, Rosemead

  • Massage Therapy II - 600 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0039      Expires: 6/30/2018

Sacramento Holistic Health Academy dba Fair Oaks Massage Institute, Fair Oaks

  • Holistic Massage Therapist - 500 hours
  • Advanced Holistic Massage Therapist - 900 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0044      Expires: 6/30/2018

San Francisco School of Massage & Bodywork, San Francisco

  • Massage Therapist - 600 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0056      Expires: 6/30/2018

Santa Barbara Body Therapy Institute, Santa Barbara

  • Massage Therapist - 550 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0020      Expires: 8/17/2018

School of Holistic Touch, Ontario

  • Massage Therapist - 500 hours
  • Holistic Health Practitioner - 1000 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0105      Expires: 6/30/2018

Sierra Massage School, Clovis

  • Massage Therapy - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0014      Expires: 9/22/2018

Skyline College, San Bruno

  • Massage Therapy Certificate - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0120      Expires: 6/30/2018

Somatherapy Institute School of Massage, Rancho Mirage

  • Massage Therapist - 545 hours
  • Holistic Health Practitioner - 1000 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0037      Expires: 6/30/2018

South Bay Massage College, Manhattan Beach

  • Massage - 500 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0024      Expires: 6/30/2018

Southern California Health Institute, Reseda

  • Advanced Professional Massage Therapy - 925 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0074      Expires: 9/21/2018

Southern California University of Health Sciences, Whittier

  • Massage Therapy Certificate - 804 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0043      Expires: 6/30/2018

Victory Career College, Torrance

  • Massage Therapy - 500 hours
  • Massage Therapy Course - 720 hours
  • Applied Kinesiology - 720 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0067      Expires: 6/30/2018

 

 

CAMTC PROVISIONALLY APPROVED MASSAGE SCHOOL PROGRAMS

The following schools are provisionally approved for the time period listed. Provisional approval is for six months. Please check back regularly as provisionally approved schools may have their status changed. Provisional approval does not guarantee that a school or its programs will ultimately be approved by CAMTC.

Carrington College, Citrus Heights

  • Massage Therapy - 660 hours
  • Massage Therapy - 765 hours

CAMTC School Code: SCH0111      Expires: 3/6/2017

 

 

PENDING APPLICATIONS FOR CAMTC APPROVAL FOR MASSAGE SCHOOL PROGRAMS


The following is a list of schools with pending applications for CAMTC school approval.  Schools on the Pending Applications list are those schools that have submitted an application for CAMTC school approval but the application either is not yet complete and/or no final decision has been rendered by CAMTC on the application for school approval.

Please check this list frequently, as schools will be added to the list as their applications for school approval are received and will be removed from the list as final decisions are rendered.

Notice to Students:  CAMTC will hold all applications from students whose applications are received by CAMTC on or after July 1, 2016 with education from school(s) that have applied for CAMTC approval, but for whom a final decision has not yet been rendered. If the school ultimately receives CAMTC school approval, the hold on the students’ applications will be lifted and the applications will be processed in accordance with CAMTC’s standard procedures. If the school is ultimately denied CAMTC school approval, the applicants for certification will then be notified that they may not use education from that school for CAMTC certification purposes, and that they will have one year from the date of the notification to provide proof of education from a CAMTC approved school or schools.

Pending Applications

Aberdeen College
Aceport College
Alive! Institute of Therapeutic Massage – Rosemead
Alive! Institute of Therapeutic Massage – San Diego
American Beauty Institute
American College of Healthcare – Huntington Park
American College of Healthcare – Riverside
American Empire College
Andaman Institute of Massage
Angeles College
Arcata School of Massage
ATI College
Blake Austin College
California Healing Arts College
Chico Therapy Wellness Center
Coastline Beauty College
Cosmotek College
Cyprus Health Institute
David's Academy of Beauty – Corona
David's Academy of Beauty – Pico Rivera
Evons Beauty College
Fenwu University of Alternative Medicine dba Alhambra Medical University
Golden Bridge College
Hair California Beauty College
Hamilton College - Los Angeles
Hamilton College - Monterey Park
Harbin School of Healing Arts
Harbor Career College
Health Medicine School
Heavenly Touch Learning Center
Intercoast Colleges – Carson
Intercoast Colleges – Elk Grove
Intercoast Colleges – Fairfield
Intercoast Colleges – Orange
Intercoast Colleges – Riverside
Intercoast Colleges – Roseville
Intercoast Colleges – West Covina
International Beauty College
International School of Beauty, Inc.
Jinshan Institute of Clinical Massage
Jupiter Hollow School for Massage
Katie Skills Center
Kingston University
Loving Hands Institute of Healing Arts
Massage School of Pasadena
Milpitas Massage College

Natural Healing Institute
Nine Star University of Health Sciences
North-West College – Pasadena
North-West College – Pomona
North-West College – Riverside
North-West College – Santa Ana
North-West College – West Covina
San Bernardino Beauty College
Santa Barbara Bodyworks
Sebastopol Massage Center
Stanton University
University of East-West Medicine
University of Western California
Vitality College of Healing Arts
Washington College
West Valley College
World School of Massage and Holistic Healing Arts

 

UN-APPROVED MASSAGE SCHOOLS

NOTICE TO APPLICANTS:

For applicants who have completed education at Twin Lakes College of the Healing Arts on or before December 31, 2012, CAMTC will accept that education for purposes of CAMTC certification. Please note that CAMTC cannot accept education completed at Twin Lakes College of the Healing Arts during the time it was not BPPE approved, which is on or after January 1, 2013.

NOTICE TO APPLICANTS:

CAMTC will not accept transcripts from schools that are not approved by BPPE or by another agency or institution listed in Business and Professions Code section 4601(a). The following schools fail to meet the definition of a CAMTC approved school as set forth in Business and Professions Code section 4601(a)(1)-(5):

  1. Manhattan College (a.k.a. Westlake College)
  2. Andrew University
  3. American States College
  4. American States University
  5. Twin Lakes College of the Healing Arts for education received on or after January 1, 2013
  6. East West Massage School, LLC (SC)
  7. International Institute of Cosmetics School
  8. Healing Arts Institute - Tuina program - San Francisco Location (Education received at the Citrus Heights location may still be used for CAMTC certification purposes.)

NOTICE TO APPLICANTS:

CAMTC will consider the following massage schools as not meeting the definition of an "approved school" in CAMTC's enabling law. Other schools may be added to this list from time to time so please continue to check this website before submitting a transcript. Applicants whose applications are received before the effective date listed here, and which include education from the following schools remain eligible to provide additional proof of their education. Applications received on or after the date listed below will not be able to use education from an un-approved school or program to meet the educational requirements for certification.

Effective September 27, 2016 (Please note for applications received on or after July 1, 2016, CAMTC will only accept education from CAMTC approved schools)

  1. Santa Ana Beauty College

Effective September 26, 2016 (Please note for applications received on or after July 1, 2016, CAMTC will only accept education from CAMTC approved schools)

  1. Just for Your Health College of Massage

Effective September 16, 2016

  1. Advance Beauty College
  2. American College of Massage
  3. Brightness Massage School for the Blind
  4. In't Health Center

Effective July 1, 2016

  1. Peaceful Training Center (aka Ocean College)

Effective July 1, 2016

  1. Healing Arts Institute - Tuina program - Milpitas, J Street and Stockton Blvd locations (Education received at the Citrus Heights location may still be used for CAMTC certification purposes)

Effective June 28, 2016 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Academy of Oriental Therapy
  2. Americana College
  3. VIP Beauty School
  4. ZMS Academy

Effective January 28, 2016 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Academy of Somatics and Massage

Effective December 1, 2015 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Barberio School of Massage Therapy
  2. Lifestream Massage School

Effective September 30, 2015 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. California Trinity University

Effective September 21, 2015 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Advanced Pro Nursing Institute
  2. BodyConcepts Wellness Institute
  3. Empire Institute of Massage Therapy
  4. Georgia Massage & Holistic Institute
  5. Majestic Vocational Training Center
  6. Xincon America School

Effective July 9, 2015 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. L.A. Vocational Institute

Effective June 23, 2015 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Glamour Beauty College (a.k.a. Topline Beauty College)

Effective April 14, 2015 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Mir Institute School of Massage and Pain Management Therapy

Effective December 23, 2014 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Oak English College (a.k.a. Royal Healing Academy)

Effective October 1, 2014 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Napa Valley School of Massage

Effective August 9, 2013 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. First Choice International Medical Academy

Effective July 16, 2013 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Academy of Health & Beauty
  2. American University of Healing Arts
  3. American Training School for Medical Professionals
  4. ASM Beauty World Academy
  5. Georgia Academy of Massage
  6. New Wave Myotherapy
  7. QH Beauty School
  8. Tokyo Beauty and Massage School
  9. Uniquely Yours Therapeutic Massage School

Effective February 21, 2013

  1. Massage Technical Center

Effective February 21, 2013

  1. School of Traditional Medical Thai Massage

Effective September 24, 2012 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Professional School of Massage (Transcripts received with graduation date after 10/30/2011)

Effective August 2, 2012 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Han's Academy of Massage (a.k.a Han's Career College)
  2. Northern California Vocational College (a.k.a. California Vocational Cosmetology College)

Effective May 21, 2012 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. American Heritage University of Southern California
  2. America's Institute of Traditional Medicine (a.k.a. Queenston College of America, a.k.a. Queenston University of America, a.k.a. California College of Health Sciences)
  3. American Purlinton Institute
  4. Andrew Health Institute
  5. Cal Lion Institute
  6. California Professional College (a.k.a. Los Angeles Health Institute)
  7. California Union University
  8. Diamond Beauty College
  9. Dynasty School (a.k.a. Dynasty Institute)
  10. East-West Institute of Hand Therapy
  11. Golden Acupressure Therapeutic Massage College
  12. Milpitas Electrolysis College
  13. Min Jian Healing Institute (a.k.a Perfect Day Spa)
  14. National Institute Of Massage Therapy (NIMT)
  15. Oriental Medicine Institute of America (Oriental Medical Institute in America)
  16. Royal Irvin College
  17. San Francisco College of Alternative Therapies
  18. School of Healing Touch
  19. Select Therapy Institute
  20. United States Alternative College (a.k.a. Golden Acupressure Therapeutic Massage College)
  21. USA Pain Care College
  22. US Acupressure & Shiatsu School

Effective May 10, 2012 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. Acupuncture and Massage Institute of America
  2. College of Physical Arts and Cosmetology
  3. Sunflower Advanced Beauty Institute
  4. Tammy Beauty Academy

Effective February 1, 2012 (90 days from posting this announcement)

  1. American International Vocational College
  2. Hahm Therapeutic Massage Institute
  3. Linda Beauty School
  4. San Diego Beauty College
  5. Sunset College of Healing Arts
  6. UBC - South El Monte
  7. Yunique Wellness Center

Applicants who submit transcripts from un-approved schools will be told that their application is incomplete and that they will have up to one year in which to submit a transcript from a school which is approved. If an acceptable transcript is not submitted within one year, the incomplete application will be purged and the applicant will have to start over if he/she chooses to apply again after that date.