What is the average number of students per class?
In order to offer individual attention to our students, class sizes are limited to 16 students.
Does the school accept Federal Financial Aid?
European Massage Therapy School/Estelle Medical Academy is approved by the U.S. Department of Education to participate in Title IV Federal Student Aid programs. Federal Pell Grant and Federal Student Loans are available to those who qualify. The Skokie Campus is also approved by the Illinois Department of Veterans Affairs and Illinois Department of Employment Security.
What are the other payment options?
You can choose to pay the entire tuition amount upon registration or you can choose a monthly payment plan (a plan fee applies). We also work with various private lenders to provide education loans to students.
How long does it take to complete a massage therapy program?
You can finish our program in as little as 9 months, depending on the schedule chosen.
What are the schedule options?
We offer daytime, evening and weekends classes (weekend classes are not currently offered at our Las Vegas location).
What will I be learning at EMTS?
Our program is designed to give you all the necessary knowledge to be a successful massage therapist. Your program of study includes everything within the massage therapist’s scope of practice. Please visit our Massage Therapy Program page for more information.
Does the school help students find work after they graduate?
We provide lifelong employment assistance for graduates. We maintain a list of businesses that have contacted us and are interested in employing graduates.
Where can I find work?
Massage therapists are employed in spas, health and athletic clubs, chiropractic offices, medical centers, hospitals, cruise ships, airports. Many massage therapists become self-employed.