The Therapeutic Massage program is a cooperative effort between St. Clair County Community College and Lakewood School of Therapeutic Massage. The program combines occupational-specific courses at Lakewood and general education courses with the required competencies for graduation from SC4. Earning the degree from SC4 will give students an edge when looking for jobs. A job seeker with an associate degree would stand out from other workers with similar massage training and certifications.
From an athlete training for a game to a senior citizen looking for arthritis relief, therapeutic massage fits the needs of many people. Because of that, the job choices are numerous. Students can work in settings ranging from health spas to chiropractic clinics to hospitals.
Classes at SC4 include: