A program that prepares individuals to promote physical and emotional balance and well-being through the application of skilled touch principles and techniques. Includes instruction in therapeutic massage and other hands-on touch methods, anatomy and physiology, structural/functional integration and various holistic health systems (Rolfing/Structural Integration, colon hydrotherapy, Breema, Hellerwork, lymphatic drainage, Rosen Method, hydrotherapy, and others), client counseling, practice management, and applicable regulations and professional standards.
|Rank||School Name||Students||% of Total||Total On-Campus Cost|
|2||Rolf Institute of Structural Integration||60||100%||N/A|
|3||Institute for Therapeutic Massage||14||15%||N/A|
|4||Nashua Community College||4||1%||$8,632|
|5||Washington University in St Louis||2||0%||$61,808|
|6||Southwest Institute of Healing Arts||2||0%||N/A|
|7||Metro Beauty Academy||1||1%||N/A|
This list indicates the number of students that completed the Somatic Bodywork program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.