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Clinical Sports Massage

at Saint Paul College

Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 23
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.

About this Program

Designed for Massage Therapists who have graduated from a 600 hour or more program,
the Clinical Sports Massage Advanced Certificate builds on basic foundational massage therapy skills. Graduates of the Clinical Sports Massage Advanced Certificate perform thorough patient assessments and develop care plans based on assessments. Students implement care plans utilizing carefully selected techniques for the given disorders, including recommended exercises for the client. Clinical Sports Massage techniques include, but are not limited to, friction therapy, trigger point therapy, active and passive engagement techniques, scraping technique, cupping with drag, fascial release techniques, manual lymphatic drainage and advanced stretching modalities.

Program Locations

  • Saint Paul College 55102

Labor Market Information

  • Massage Therapists

  • Median wage: $22.96/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • College Health Specialties Teachers

  • Median wage: $74,801/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
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Saint Paul College
Saint Paul College
235 Marshall Ave. Saint Paul, MN 55102 Toll-Free: (800) 227-6029 Local: (651) 846-1600