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General Massage School Admissions Requirements

Cayce reillyStudents
  • Be at least eighteen years of age
  • Show proof of high school completion or GED, or in the absence of these, transcripts from a post secondary school showing at least sixty credits. For those applying for financial aid, please contact the Financial Aid office at 757-457-7131
  • Complete a massage school application and submit the $75 application fee (see catalog for application deadlines)
  • Be able to speak and understand the English language sufficiently to participate in classes and complete the massage school program
  • Provide proof of having received of one professional massage
  • Provide a letter from a healthcare professional (MD, DO, DC, NP) stating that the applicant is in good health and physically able to practice massage
  • Provide proof of negative tuberculosis test
  • Have a personal or telephone interview with a staff or faculty member
  • Provide a valid student visa form (I-20) if a foreign student; see "International Students"

All massage school applicants are screened and interviewed by our staff and evaluated on their motivation and academic ability to benefit from our program, without discrimination on the basis of age, sex, race, national or ethnic origin, religion, creed, sexual preference, or general disability.

Massage School Admissions Process

  • Cayce/Reilly School applicant mails (or completes online) application form and a $75 nonrefundable application fee to the school
  • Applicant has copies of high school diploma, GED, or college transcripts forwarded to the school
  • Applicant sends proof of having received one professional massage
  • Applicant has physical exam and TB test no more than twelve months before massage school begins; the school reserves the right to decline admission in the absence of a valid physician's letter of health
  • Applicant has telephone or personal interview
  • Applicant is given verbal acceptance, followed by a written letter of acceptance

Massage School Admissions Process for International Students

This school is authorized under federal law to enroll nonimmigrant students. To be considered for admission to the massage school and for issuance of an I-20 certificate, students must meet all requirements for admission and also must:

  • Complete and sign a Financial Statement/Affidavit of Support, verified by a bank or employer; a letter from the sponsor, proclaiming financial responsibility and guaranteeing financial support for the student, must accompany the financial support affidavit (the U.S. Department of Immigration and Naturalization requires the school to determine how an international student will meet expenses while enrolled at the school before the school is permitted to issue an I-20 form)
  • Provide proof of a score of at least 450 on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) exam or proof of English-language speaking and reading ability acceptable to the school administrator
  • Be free of contagious disease; any question regarding this requirement should be discussed with the massage school administrator at the time the application is made

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