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NHI's Massage Therapy School
Helping people have work they love!

National Holistic Institute is one of the largest and most respected massage therapy schools in the nation. Many consider NHI the best massage therapy school because of the excellent massage therapist education and training, the real-world experience provided by the massage school, the dedicated staff, the exclusive massage therapy focus and the lifetime massage career services.

Current News & Events

  • Best Healthcare Jobs 2014: Massage Therapist

    For the 4th consecutive year, the U.S. News and World Report lists Massage Therapist as one of the Best Healthcare Jobs of 2014!

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NHI Massage Schools

There are many facets to our massage school, with each one playing an integral part in allowing us to continue our mission of “helping people have work they love”. Learn more below or contact us today.

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Get to know the National Holistic Institute

It's the vibe and the feeling you get when you walk in the door. It's the people, the culture, the helpfulness.

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Why do people choose massage for their new career?

We asked a few of our students and alumni why they're happy they made the choice to go into the massage therapy field.

  • Helping Others is Rewarding

    “Feel the satisfaction of helping others. Massage therapists can help others like few other careers.”

  • Greater Independence and Control of Your Time

    “Be your own boss and control your schedule. Choose full-time or part-time work. You're in control.”

  • Balance and Happiness

    “Better balance between professional and personal lives are reported by many of our graduates.”

  • Great Income Potential

    “Demand for massage is growing quickly, providing multiple income earning opportunities.”

  • Boundless Job Opportunities

    “The U.S. Department of Labor reports that massage therapy jobs will grow twice as fast as other jobs.”

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NHI places more than 86% of alumni into massage careers!

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We focus on our students' careers. Our alumni are provided “Lifetime Career Support Services” and gain valuable "Career Training" throughout their time in school. It's important to know that after you invest time and resources into your education that you'll have work when you graduate.

Our Preferred Partners Hire NHI Grads — We've teamed up with the top spas, resorts, chiropractors, and sports / medical facilities to help our Alumni get hired.

Our Student Massage Clinic Is Open to the Public

Very few schools offer this wonderful opportunity for students to gain amazing experience while at the same time offering our community a very affordable massage.

Important information per the Code of Federal Regulations is available including the federal occupational profile, related occupations, graduation rates, median debt of graduates completing this program, program completion, placement, gender/ethnicity breakdowns, and more.

More Current News & Events

  • Massage Therapy is one of the “10 fastest-growing jobs in the USA”

    Looking for another reason to pursue a rewarding career in massage therapy? Look no further!

    See where Massage Therapy ranks in USA Today’s top 10.

  • NHI's Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy Program

    Learn how NHI's Advanced Neuromuscular Therapy Program can take your bodywork to new heights! See the video to learn more.

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  • NHI's Sports Massage Team

    Interested in Sports Massage? Check out the NEW Sports Massage Team Page on Facebook!

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  • Therapeutic Massage: Significant Advancements in the Field

    NHI's own Cynthia Ribeiro and Julie Porter are featured in an article on Alternative and Complimentary Therapies.

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