The Community College of Baltimore County
Massage Therapy Program Costs
School of Health Professions
Below is a list of approximate costs to complete the 2 year Massage Therapy Program. Estimated
expenses are based on current costs for the academic year 2010-2011 and are subject to change.
Associates Degree - Massage Therapy Program Fees
School of Health Professions Admission Application Fee (non-refundable) $20
Tuition (Baltimore County Residents $100/credit x 69 credits) $5,850*
* Cost is less for transfer students who have taken previous college level work for
which they can receive transfer credit.
Tuition (Maryland Resident Outside of Baltimore County $183/credit x 65 credits) $11,895
Tuition (Out-of-State Residents and International Students $274/credit x 65 credits $17,810
Uniform (Required for Student Clinic) $25
Linens: sheet set for massage table $
Massage Crèmes/lotions $20
CPR/First Aid Certification Class $130 value Free
Required Books (Approximately) $240
Recommended/Optional Books (Approximately) $82
PPD Testing Free **
**Currently free to those students doing clinicals at Franklin Square Hospital,
for those students who use their own physicians costs vary.
Criminal Background Check/Drug Screening $50.00
(Drug Screening may be required at an additional cost).
General College Fees
Registration Fee, non-refundable, new students) $55
Registration fee, returning credit students $25
Technology, if applicable (8.25 x billable hours) $9
Capital Fee $5
Lab Fee (see class schedule for applicable lab fees)
Graduation Fee $50
Complete College Fee schedule
PROFESSIONAL FEES after Graduations
The following is a list of professional fees for certification and
licensure associated with this profession.
National Certification Examination $225.00***
*** In 2009 the exam fee was paid for by CCBC Massage Therapy Foundation ***
Maryland State Application $150.00
Maryland State Jurisprudence Examination Fee $100.00
Maryland State Licensure Fee (due when Application Approved) $200.00
Maryland Biennial Renewal Fee $285.00
Professional Association Membership and Liability Insurance (Annual) $265.00