Lori Johnson
Dean of Admissions

Our Admissions Process is Designed to be Relaxed and Welcoming

“Our dedicated Admissions team is genuinely interested in understanding your goals and aspirations. We’re here to guide you through the process, taking the time to learn about your unique journey and how a career in Massage Therapy aligns with your ambitions. Feel free to share your thoughts and questions—we’re committed to ensuring your experience is informative and stress-free.”

Explore Your Options

A career in Massage Therapy offers the freedom of working for yourself if you choose, helping others improve their health and well-being, and creating meaningful work that you can enjoy. Researching therapeutic massage schools is an exciting first step in reaching your career goals and our friendly and knowledgeable Admissions Representatives are here to help you through the process.

Call or email today to learn how you can make a difference through the healing power of massage.

Course Catalog

Detailed information about courses, financing and academic policies and procedures is available in the East West College Catalog.

Attend a FREE One-Day Massage Basics Class!

Join us for a complimentary introductory class! Explore the fundamentals of massage therapy in a delightful one-day session tailored for beginners. Whether you’re new to the world of massage or curious about our program, this introductory class guarantees a blend of enjoyment and enlightenment.

Meet with a member of our admissions team either in person or virtually, for a one-on-one information session and a tour to register. Our friendly representatives are available Monday through Friday to assist you in your decision-making process.

You must be at least 18 years old to attend. Secure your spot by pre-registering for the class, ensuring we have a spot reserved just for you!


Step 1

Contact our Admissions Team

Our Admissions team is here to answer questions about our program, help you determine your eligibility, discuss any transfer credits you may have, and make sure you’re prepared to begin your experience at East West College.

Step 2

Set Up a Campus Visit

Contact us to set up a friendly, no-pressure, informal campus visit. Our Admissions team will be there to answer questions and show you around the entire campus, and ensure you feel completely comfortable with your choice.

Step 3

Complete Your Application

Fill out the Online Application Form and pay the $25 non-refundable application fee.

Step 4

Admissions Interview

Once your application has been processed, your Admissions Advisor will contact you to schedule an Admissions Interview when it’s convenient for you. Your interview will take approximately one hour to complete and will include:

  1. Applicant interview – Your admissions representative will go over a specific set of questions designed to ensure that both school and student are a good fit for each other.
  2. Entrance Test – Next you’ll take a standard entrance exam. This is not a high pressure exam, but a brief 12 minute test designed to make sure you have the basic problem solving skills needed to succeed in our program.
  3. Sign Enrollment Agreement  The Admissions staff will prepare this agreement. It outlines the program you will be taking, what it costs, how you will pay for it, and other terms and conditions of enrollment.
  4. Submit a $100 Registration fee.

Step 5

Financial Arrangements & Missing Documents

Students requiring Financial Aid must meet with a Financial Aid Representative prior to starting school. If you aren’t using Financial Aid, you will need to make payment arrangements with the Student Accounts Representative.

You will need to provide proof of education (your official high school transcripts or GED transcripts with scores) and a valid photo I.D, before the first day of classes.

Cancellation: If all of the steps in the enrollment process are not complete within seven days of the start of term, your enrollment could be cancelled.

Determining Your Eligibility  

To apply for admission to East West College, you must be at least 18 years of age before the start date of your program and have a G.E.D. or a diploma from an accredited U.S. high school (or its equivalent as determined by the College). You must also physically be able to perform and receive regular massage safely. 

Non-Discrimination Policy
East West College welcomes students of any gender, sexual orientation, marital status, race, color, national or ethnic origin, and/or religion. 

Transfer of Credit
East West College accepts transfer credits for a course you have completed at another college if it is equivalent in length and content to the corresponding East West College course. To receive transfer credit for a course, you have to pass the appropriate East West College challenge exam(s) and pay a $150 fee.