Spread Wellness with an Education in Massage Therapy

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Start Your Massage Education

Work Toward a Future You Love

If you love helping others, the healing nature of massage could be a great path for you. Our massage program teaches a variety of techniques that prepare students to sit for the state licensing exam. Students who enroll in our program will have their state licensing fees covered as part of the program cost to help get their future started!

Flexible Schedule

Don’t let other commitments stop you from working towards your dream! We want you to study what you love while making time for other life commitments. At Aveda Institute, students in our full-time Massage Therapy program only attend classes three days a week and can complete the program in as little as 9 months!

FINANCIAL Assistance

We want anyone with a passion for wellness and a desire to help others to apply for our program. We offer resources to help make paying for your education possible like scholarships, grants, and payment plans. We are also an accredited Institute, which allows us to offer federal financial aid through FAFSA. To learn more about which option is best for you, complete the form at the top of this page.


Study the Healing Nature of Massage

In our Massage Therapy program, students will learn a variety of techniques from industry professionals. From lessons in trigger point and Swedish massage to learning more about the business and retail side, our goal is to prepare you for your unique future in massage! We teach healing massage techniques with Aveda products in our student clinic. Students can practice what they’ve learned on real guests.

Aveda is well-known for our history of providing wellness and relaxation through the healing touch of massage. Students in our program will receive step-by-step lessons that can help them begin their career as a massage therapist. With so many opportunities available, it all depends on what you’re most passionate about. Whether you decide to work in a clinic or in one of the Aveda spas in the area, your background in the Aveda brand can be the beginning of your holistic education in wellness and health. Take the next step and apply today!

Our 600-hour program includes a curriculum with:

  • Massage techniques
  • Swedish
  • Russian
  • Trigger point
  • Sports massage
  • And more!

Our Students and Alumni Say It All

“…I will be forever grateful for my amazing educators at the Aveda Institute who have instilled the technical skills and confidence I needed to take me to where I am today.”

Malia U.

Aveda Institute Tampa Bay Graduate & Global Aveda Artist

“…Thank you to the educators & staff for pouring their knowledge into me. Believing in me enough to push me towards some amazing opportunities…I’m excited to continue my education in this career & do some sick hair!”


Aveda Institute Brandon 2022 Graduate

“At Aveda, we believe the learning never ends, and it all begins at our Institutes. Our hands on approach to education puts you right in the action of your future career! Passion is contagious and I love sharing the joy of you discovering yours!”

Erin S.

Esthiology Educator, Aveda Professional- Aveda Institute Orlando

“Not only did I learn to love my craft, but seeing people in my chair smiling and happy with what I created was the biggest eye opener. I love what I do, and I can’t wait to see where it takes me.”


Aveda Institute Brandon 2022 Graduate

“The most rewarding part of my job is the opportunity to help our students carve their career path. It is inspirational to see all that our students overcome to achieve their dreams of being in the beauty industry.”

Megan H.

Admissions Manager, Aveda Institute Tampa Bay