Get the Skills to Be a Licensed Massage Therapist

6, 12 and 15 Month Massage Therapy Programs in Rochester and Syracuse, New York

The Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage (OSTM) is committed to providing training in the science of massage, with the intent of graduating exceptionally trained, high quality massage therapists. Since 1997 OSTM has helped hundreds of individuals get the training, qualifications and professional support it takes to pursue rewarding massage therapy careers.

OSTM instructors are experienced Registered Massage Therapists, passionate about both the practice of effective massage and teaching new practitioners. OSTM classes are deliberately kept small, so each student receives personalized instructor attention and feels comfortable in a safe and supportive environment.

Join the Fast Growing Field of Massage Therapy

Upcoming Programs

September, 2014 (start date) – Part-time EVENINGS

October, 2014 (start date) – Part-time MORNINGS (Syracuse Only)

January, 2015 (start date) – Full time DAYS or part time MORNINGS

Quick admissions decisions – Strong student support – High graduation and state board pass rates – Public clinic experience – Financial aid to those who qualify.


Flexible Training Options

Whether you’re eager to complete your training in the shortest time possible , or are interested in part-time study in order to balance work, family and other obligations , OSTM has a training options to fit your needs.

  • Accelerated Full-Time Program – 6 Months
  • Part-Time Program, Mornings or Afternoons – 12 Months
  • Part-Time Program, Evenings – 15 Months

All programs are 1,000 hours, and graduates are fully prepared to sit for the National Exam and the New York State licensing exam.

Take a Quick Tour of Our Campuses

Rochester Campus

Syracuse Campus

Get the Support You Need to Launch a Successful Career

Massage training isn’t about getting a diploma – it’s about getting a job you love. OSTM is dedicated to supporting you throughout your career. Experienced Job Placement professionals are happy to help with things like resume preparation, interview techniques and job searches. We also offer Continuing Education (CEU) courses, for practicing therapists.

Financial Aid is available to those who qualify.

Is a Rewarding Healthcare Career Right for You?

If you’re interested in learning more about the Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage and exploring whether massage therapy is the right path for you, fill out the form to receive more information. A helpful OSTM Admissions Representative would be happy to answer any questions you have and help with everything from scheduling to financial aid.

To speak to a friendly and knowledgeable Onondaga School of Therapeutic Massage Admissions Representative Right away call…

in Syracuse, call 315-424-1159 or text 315-454-7839
and in Rochester, call 585-241-0070 or text 585-690-6902