Massage Therapist Licensing in South Carolina

South Carolina massage licensing

South Carolina Massage Therapist Licensing and Certification Requirements

Start Your Massage Therapy Career in South Carolina
The State of South Carolina issues massage therapy licenses at the state level which is overseen by the South Carolina Board of Massage and Bodywork Therapy Panel.

The state requires a minimum of 500 hours of education and training from an accredited school. Applicants must also pass the NCETMB or MBLEx exam. The license renewal period occurs every 2 years and a 12 hour CE completion is required.

South Carolina Massage Therapy Licensing Requirements

Licensing Requirements: Mandatory State Licensing


Request Application: The application fee is $50, the initial license fee is $100, and the license renewal fee is $160.

South Carolina Massage Therapy Application

South Carolina Application Instructions

SC Renewal Application Form

Massage Therapy FAQ’s

Contact Information

South Carolina Board of Massage and Bodywork Therapy
110 Center View
PO Box 11329
Columbia, SC 29210

Phone: 803-896-4490

Fax: 803-896-4484

Email: [email protected]


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