Why Choose MTTI?

“The training I received at MTTI has been invaluable. My “toolbox” is full of so many tools that I can’t go wrong. It has been so encouraging at my new job. There are other therapists who have been there for years and I am able to explain things to them that they hadn’t been trained on. My confidence is sky high. I am loving what I do every day I get to do it. You guys rock. Thank you everybody at MTTI. You helped me get to my dream, the career I was made to do.”

Lauren Machuga

MTTI Graduate

Massage School in Las Cruces, NM

Flexible Class Schedules

MTTI offers both full and half time Programs, 2 Program schedule options, and four class start dates each year, allowing you to fit your class schedule around your family and work life. MTTI offers a 6 month full-time Program, allowing you to start your new career as a massage therapist in less time.


Become a professional Massage Therapist

Reputation & Accreditation

MTTI has been growing health care professionals for over 15 years. Our experience and reputation in the community and across the country has solidified relationships with employers who provide our students with many job placement opportunities after graduation. We also offer employment counseling to help you find a great job after you graduate. As an accredited school, MTTI is held to the highest standards of quality in education.

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Affordable Tuition

MTTI is committed to providing educational excellence at the most affordable price possible. As an accredited school, we offer federal financial aid for those who qualify. Our tuition is competitively and transparently priced with no hidden fees. MTTI’s program offers 750 hours of instruction for the same price that many other schools offer nation-wide with far fewer hours, qualifying our students to work in 48 states and over 40 countries.

Financial Aid for Massage School

Financial Aid

MTTI offers a variety of payment options to our students and is accredited to offer Federal financial aid. Many of our students qualify to have most of their tuition covered through financial aid programs such as Pell Grants or Stafford Loans. Monthly loan payments for loans do not begin until 6 months after completing the program. MTTI has a dedicated Financial Aid Director to answer your questions and help you through the process.


Medical Massage Program

Medical Massage Program

Medical massage is the usage of massage to treat a medical condition. At a medical massage school, MTTI views the student as a true health care professional, and our program is rigorous and medically-based. A medical massage program prepares students to treat injuries or medical conditions, so it opens doors to work in the health care industry. MTTI’s massage program qualifies students to work in 48 states and over 40 countries. 



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Hands-On Experience

Because of the wide variety of exposure to different styles of massage, and to real-world job experiences, students graduate from MTTI’s Medical Massage Program confident and prepared to step into a career as a professional massage therapist. MTTI students get professional experience at our Student Clinic, and work with national caliber athletes treating actual sports injuries in our unique sports massage Externship through NMSU. Our students graduate confident in their experience and abilities, and trained for a wide variety of job opportunities.



Massage School Instructors

Passionate Instructors

Our Instructors are experienced, passionate, and caring people with thriving practices and many years of experience in the massage and the natural health field. At MTTI, students are able to grow and learn from a diverse group of teachers who prepare them to confidently work in many different professional environments. Our Instructors support and encourage students to discover their own unique interests and specialties.

Modern Teaching Materials

At MTTI, your education will take place in a comfortable classroom environment with modern school materials, equipment, and presentation methods. Our classroom utilizes 2 big-screen televisions, an interactive whiteboard, a variety of muscle and anatomy programs, and life-size human anatomy skeletons and forms to help our students to acquire the concepts taught in massage school. We are continually improving our resources to provide the best instructional tools for our students.

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Vibrant Location

Amid the stark Southwestern landscape of the Chihuahuan desert, Las Cruces, New Mexico, is a city rich in history, the arts, and scenic beauty. MTTI is located in historic downtown Las Cruces, a vibrant area surrounded by restaurants, shops, museums, nightlife, parks, and more. Our school location is also at the center of a thriving natural health and wellness community, allowing students to connect, learn, and grow from other natural health practitioners in the area. With 320 days of sunshine every year, there are limitless possibilities for outdoor activities and adventures in and around Las Cruces.

Take the Massage Therapy Career Quiz!

Massage Career Quiz

Is a massage career right for you? Are you ready to attend massage school? Take the career quiz!

Intro to Massage Therapy Workshop

Intro to Massage Workshop

For a hands-on experience, attend MTTI's Introduction to Massage Therapy Workshop at no cost

Massage School Enrollment Kit

Massage School Enrollment Kit

Ready for more information on enrolling at MTTI? Request a complimentary Massage School Enrollment Kit

Massage School Tour

Take a Tour of MTTI

Get your massage school and career questions answered! Schedule a tour of MTTI.