A Message from our Director...
Welcome and thank you for your interest in our program. At PTWC it is our goal to promote wellness of the mind, body, and spirit. We believe that a quality education is needed for professionals in our field and it is our mission to provide that - for - whatever you do, you MUST work at it with all your heart....
- Rhonda Morton, Director
Perfect Touch Wellness Center School of Massage
Here is a bit more about our program.
PTWC School of Massage provides an education with a 1000 hour program committed to excellence. The school is in the process of acquiring an accreditation. PTWC is your complete spa and wellness center for Southern Iowa and Northern Missouri.
This 1000 hour diploma program requires 9 months to complete. It is comprised of three terms containing general education and technical courses. An internship requiring 200 hours of massage is part of the program.
Classroom and laboratory space will be provided at PTWC, with massage rooms for the internship in the lower level.
Textbooks will be provided by PTWC for students. A deposit of $100 will be charged. Eighty dollars will be returned at the end of the term if books are kept in proper condition.
Massage table for starting a business will be given to each student upon passing the National Exam for Licensure within three months of graduation. Students are required to provide their own health care.
PTWC will help locate apartments for students as needed. Several apartments are available within two blocks of the school.
Child care is not provided.
The Massage Therapy instructor is available to counsel students in the areas of course planning and scheduling.
Students accepted into the program must have an ACT score of 14, or Compass Test with writing score of 45, reading 73, and math 29. Their GPA needs to be at least 2.25.