At Irene's, we know choosing a new school can be a daunting task. We encourage you to make an informed choice before you begin your education in massage therapy. We have listed several important considerations in determining which school is right for you.
Credentials - National Accreditation, State Massage Board Approval, State Licensed, Professional Membership
At Irene’s, a full 700 supervised hours (not homework) are provided with Faculty present.
Completion and Placement Statistics - It is important to inquire of a school’s completion and placement rates.
Irene’s program is based on more than 50 years of experience. Each of our instructors have years of experience.
Licensing Eligibility – Does the school prepare students and pay for you to be state licensed?
Does the school have someone on staff to guide you through school?
Does the school have someone on staff to help you find a job after you graduate?
Location - Consider size, number of classrooms, student clinic, cleanliness, & professional environment
Student Clinic – The state requires students to work on the public under faculty supervision.
Variety of Electives - How many modalities are offered in the school curriculum?
Are all of the subjects taught by qualified instructors, or does the same person teach most of the classes?