Come for a visit!    

                                                                                                                                                 A visit is a great opportunity to ask an administrator/instructor any questions you may have, tour the school and hear all about our outstanding massage therapy programs and/or sit in on a class!   This is your time to learn about us, learn more about being a massage therapist and ask questions about our programs.   ​

Please call us at 319-462-3402 to schedule a time that works for you or use our online scheduler.  If you need a time that is not available on our online scheduler, such as an evening or weekend, please call.  We will be happy to  work with you on a time that best meets your needs!  ​

If you have ANY questions about our program please do not hesitate to email
Chris at


Copyright Carlson College of Massage Therapy 
11809 County Rd X-28  Anamosa, IA 52205
(319) 462-3402

Welcome to Iowa's massage college! We are glad you are here to explore a wonderfully rewarding career in massage therapy. We are proud of our outstanding programs and we welcome you to learn more about us, the education we provide and our students/graduates.  As Iowa's longest established massage therapy college, we have been providing quality massage therapy education since 1984!

Our next Full Time Program AND Part Time Program begin August 21, 2017!  We hope that you will join us!  Seats are still available but filling FAST!
Please note the enrollment deadline for the Part Time program is
August 21.  The Full Time program enrollment deadline is  August 21.   
Our programs are 6 months (Full Time-775 hours) and 11.5 months 
(700 hours) in length!  You can be out helping people in a career you will love in no time!  Click here to read about the Carlson Difference and why you should choose CCMT for your education!    

We are excited to share that our licensing exam (MBLEx) passing rate is FAR above the national average.  From August 1, 2014 to December 2015 our "School all" pass rate is an outstanding 93% compared to 65% for "State all" (Iowa) and 65% for "National all". Click the dates to see the reports for yourself by period
                                   Aug 2015-July 2015    Aug 2015-Dec 2015 

Did you know that Carlson College of Massage Therapy is the ONLY massage college in Iowa that is approved to offer Federal Student Aid that exclusively teaches massage therapy? We are committed to providing a HIGH QUALITY and AFFORDABLE massage therapy education to our students!  The average CCMT student graduates with under $5,250 in student loan debt!      

Let us put a Profession into Your HAnds!