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Natural Health – Associate of Science


Are you interested in offering the medical and/or spa benefits of Massage Therapy?

Program Overview

You’ll enjoy training in Daytona College’s Natural Health program, which is designed to prepare graduates to perform dual roles in the allied health and spa industry as a massage therapist.

The graduate can feel confident drawing on clinic experiences to demonstrate communication and employability skills and can apply professional and appropriate ethics to all areas of the job.

The Natural Health program addresses market demands and focuses on providing training in therapeutic massage with a strong knowledge of the structure and function of the human body. Both you and your clients will feel confident as you address their body and structural issues with a natural, holistic approach.


You’ll Learn

  • Massage therapy procedures and techniques
  • Allied modalities
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Law and ethics
  • The prevention of medical errors
  • Assessment
  • Medical office procedures
  • Documentation
  • Sports massage
  • Current trends in the spa industry

Natural Health Grads can work in:

  • Spas, Resorts or Salons
  • Clinics
  • Sports teams
  • Cruise Lines
  • Chiropractic Clinics
  • Wellness Centers
  • Medi-Spas
  • Business Offices



The general education and second year massage therapy courses prepare you with advanced decision making skills in various capacities of massage and spa industry disciplines. You’ll be prepared for the National Certification Examination offered by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork for licensure as a massage therapist in the state of Florida. Your license qualifies you for entry-level employment as a Licensed Massage Therapist.

*This program is offered on-campus in a blended learning environment.