Massage Therapy

Congratulations to our Massage Therapy Fall 2017 Graduates!

Congratulations to our Massage Therapy Fall 2017 Graduates!

Massage Therapy Information Session

Interested in becoming a Licensed Massage Therapist?  Attend the following free information session.  Learn about Brookdale’s afforadable high-quality massage therapy program, meet our highly experienced instructors, tour the massage therapy classroom and clinic, and enter a drawing for a free massage!

Thursday, January 10th, 2019
To register for this information session, please click here to be redirected to Eventbrite.

This session is being held from 6:00-7:30 pm in the MAS building, Room 100, Lincroft Campus.
For additional information or questions, please send an email to the following address:

Massage Therapy

This 609-hour comprehensive program will prepare you to become a New Jersey licensed massage therapist. The program consists of lecture hours, lab hours, and 100 hours of supervised clinical practice.

Areas Of Study: Swedish massage, shiatsu, myofascial release, neuromuscular therapy, reflexology, aromatherapy, sports massage, anatomy & physiology, kinesiology, pathology, business practices, hygiene, ethics, and CPR certification.

Upon successful completion of the program, you are eligible to sit for the national Massage & Bodywork Licensing Exam (MBLEX) which is a requirement to obtain your NJ license. Review for the MBLEX exam is included in the program.

Prerequisites (Instructions to access prerequisite forms will be emailed to you upon registration):

  • High School diploma or GED
  • Clear criminal background check
  • Copy of malpractice insurance face sheet

Note: If English is not your best language, oral and written English tests may be required. 85% attendance required.

Class/Lab/Clinical: Tues and Thurs, Feb 19-Dec 19, 2019, 6-10 pm and
Every Sat, Feb 23-Dec 21, 2019, 9 am-4:30 pm (no class Apr 20-27,
Jul 4 & 5, Nov 28 & 30), Lincroft Campus
Fee and Code: $5,925 plus textbooks, supplies & insurance (approximately $450), XMEDG 236
No online registration available.

For further information contact 732-224-2007 or email

This program is eligible for Veterans Education Benefits

Financial Aid is available for this program if you qualify. If you are applying for financial aid, you must first contact Margaret Agha at 732-224-2302.

Gainful Employment Certificate Program Disclosure

New Jersey law requires applicants for licensure to successfully complete a minimum of 500 hours in class study in the field of massage and bodywork therapies AND successfully complete a written examination approved by the Board of Massage and Bodywork Therapy.