Industry certification, Employment, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Daytime Hours, Evening Hours, Weekends
Instructional Program (CIP)
Our program is a 500 hour course that is designed to take 6 months for completion. The program includes classroom academics plus hands-on instruction. Our program also includes 50 hours of clinical hands-on practice on the public.
Program Length (Weeks)
High School Diploma or Equivalent
Big Rock School of Massage Therapy
WIOA Approved Program
11215 Hermitage Road, Suite 204, Little Rock, Arkansas
5005 - City of Little Rock
Name of Credential
Licensed Massage Therapist
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
Referral to Arkansas Rural Endowment Loans:
100% refund will be given prior to start date excluding application fee
75% refund excluding application fee, books/supplies within first 30 days
50% refund excluding application fee, books/supplies within first 30 days but before 50% of program is completed
0% refund after 50% of the program has been completed.
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - ADH
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
$75.00 There are several textbooks needed, but the one required is Massage Therapy: Principles and Practice by Susan Salvo.
$265.00 The national MBLEx exam is required to complete licensure for the state of AR, and the exam fee is $265.00. This fee is paid to the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards directly - they oversee the exam.
$6,500.00 $6,250.00 is the tuition cost for the in-person, six month program.
$180.00 The Arkansas Massage Therapist Initial Licensing Fee is $180 and includes the required background check.
$100.00 This is in addition to the tuition.
Total In-State Program Cost