Massage Therapy Schools in Illinois

top massage schools in Illinois

Illinois Massage Therapy Schools

Looking for a top massage school in Illinois? We’ve selected the leading Illinois massage therapy programs for your review. Find a campus that interests you, and click on the link for more information.

Learn a new career with a great future!

Nicknamed “The Land of Lincoln” and “The Prairie State,” Illinois is a great place to live if you’re considering a career in massage therapy. The destination of millions of tourists each year, cities like Chicago, Naperville, and Aurora offer prospective massage therapist a wealth of opportunity. As the fifth-largest state in the country, it’s no surprise that Illinois has a well-rounded economy.

If you’re contemplating a career in massage therapy, you’ve probably got some questions. How much does massage school cost? What type of degree can I get? How about massage therapy diplomas and certificates? Is financial aid or scholarship money available? How about night and weekend classes?

If you would like to receive supplemental information directly from a particular school simply select a school(s) and program(s) you are interesting in learning more about, fill out the form that will be sent to the school and a representative will contact you to answer your questions.

Become a Licensed Massage Therapist in Illinois

Interested in a massage therapy career? The requirements for each state are different, so you’ll want to make sure you check out our information on Illinois Massage Therapist Licensing and Certification Requirements.

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Chicago Massage Schools

Cortiva Institute – Massage Therapy, Maternity and Infant Massage
Northwestern College – Certificate in Massage Therapy, Associate Degree in Massage Therapy
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine – Massage Therapies, Asian Holistic Health and Massage, Acupuncture and Traditional Oriental Medicine
Soma Institute – Massage Therapy, Chair Massage, Sports Massage

Crystal Lake, IL

Cortiva Institute- McHenry County – Massage Therapy, Maternity and Infant Massage

Downers Grove, IL


Lombard Massage Schools