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Now Introducing the Central Maryland School of Massage Professional Massage Clinic ALL BOOKINGS GUARANTEED. Currently Offering 50 Minute Sessions For more Information please call our Front Desk or book online at our Clinic Page

Next Class Starts on September 24. Contact Us Today.

Is Massage Therapy School Right For You?

We're passionate about massage therapy and it seems like you're at least curious. If so, you've come to the right place.

As you explore this site, you'll discover helpful information about careers in massage therapy, our accredited full-time, weekend and part-time programs, and our admission requirements. You'll even learn about the many ways you can pay for school.

Our admissions application—the first step on your journey to becoming a professional massage therapist—is literally only a click away. Need some more information first? Learn more about our programs, tuition, and courses of study.

Still have questions? Well, we've got answers. Message us or call us—even if it's just to say hello.

Don't put your dreams on hold any longer. Take control of your future. A new adventure awaits.


Full, Part-time & Weekend Programs

Fully Accredited Massage Therapy School Located in Frederick, Maryland.

Full Time Programs

Want to go to school full-time? Our full-time track enables students to complete the program in just 6 months, going to school Monday through Friday.

Part Time Programs

If you're unable to attend school full-time, don't worry. We offer a part-time track that gets you on the path to practicing massage therapy in just 8-9 months.

Weekend Programs

If you're unable to attend school full-time or part-time, don't worry. We offer a weekend track that gets you on the path to practicing massage therapy in just 14 months.

What You'll Learn


Learn how to perform assessments to determine a client's current state and the client's short and long-term goals.

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Topics such as reflex systems, which include hydrotherapy and reflexology, and energetic systems, such as polarity, are discussed.

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Appendicular Skeleton

Study of the appendicular skeleton, which makes up our arms and legs, as well as muscle energy and joint movement techniques.

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Axial Skeleton

Study of the axial skeleton, which makes up our head, neck, and torso, as well as muscle energy and joint movement techniques.

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What Our Graduates Have To Say

"I wasn't sure how I would be able to learn a new life skill after being out of school for so long, but CMSM has made it so easy. The teachers are wonderful and bring life experience in the field to create an interesting and fun learning experience. I've chosen the night school and couldn't be happier." –Beth Maglietta, current student

What Our Graduates Have To Say

"Everyday I go to class, I engage with a diverse group of students and instructors. CMSM tailors to all learning styles, providing an environment where students can share ideas, thoughts, techniques, etc., in a judgment-free zone. I am extremely happy with my choice to attend CMSM and I know upon graduation that I will be prepared for a life-long career in massage." –Kathy Messner-Stevens, current student

What Our Graduates Have To Say

"Making the choice to go to CMSM has been one of the best choices I've ever made. The staff is so friendly and knowledgeable and I'm learning so much more than I ever thought I could. Not only about massage, but about overall wellness and the mind, body, spirit connection." –Heather Hess, current student


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