Massage Therapist Training Montana

Massage Therapist Requirements in Montana

In order to become a licensed massage therapist in the State of Montana, you must:

  • Provide evidence of a passing score on the MBLEx, NCETMB, NESL or the NCETM exam
  • Complete a 500-hour massage therapist training course.

After you complete a 500-hour training program, you then can fill out an application to become a therapist. You must mail in the application to the Montana Board of Massage Therapy, along with a check or money order for $140. The form can be found here.

Two letters of reference must also accompany the application.

In addition, original transcripts from the massage therapy school where training was completed must be sent directly to the Montana Board of Massage Therapy.

Following licensure, note that all massage therapists must complete at least 12 hours of continuing education every two years. Failure to complete these hours results in a refusal to renew your massage therapist license by the board.

Montana Massage Therapy Schools

We show the following four massage therapy schools in Montana approved by the Montana Board of Massage Therapy.

Health Works Institute
111 S. Grand Avenue Annex 3
Bozeman, MT 59715

Massage Training Institute
1500 Airport Road
Kalispell, MT 59901

Montana School of Massage
1629 South Avenue West
Missoula, MT 59801

The Salon Professional Academy
501 2nd Street South
Great Falls, MT 59405


Montana Massage Therapist Salary

This training is most valuable if it translates into earnings. For specific data on massage therapist’s salary in Montana click here. We’ve extracted information from labor surveys to give you local data specific to salary expectatations for massage therapists in Montana.