The Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy is the Premier Study Abroad program in the World for Massage Therapy Certification! Graduates receive an outstanding education and launch themselves into the massage therapy industry as powerful competitors with qualifications to practice legally in a majority of the United States, and many other places in the world. Committed to excellence, and maintaining the tradition of massage as an art form; the education at CRSMT balances the sciences of the human body, the artistic techniques of massage and bodywork, modern business strategies, and holistic lifestyle principles. An underlying acknowledgment and celebration of the human spirit creates personal and spiritual depth to the program. This unique massage therapy program is for English speaking students who wish to study massage abroad in a beautiful, exotic and natural environment.

CRSMT invites and welcomes a diverse community of students to study massage therapy in Costa Rica. Our 600-plus hour program is a fast-paced and intensive academic program designed to deliver the highest quality massage therapy training in the world.

Massage Certification Program Dates

August 5th, 2019 – November 16th, 2019

January 20th, 2020 – May 3rd, 2020

August 3rd, 2020 – November 15th, 2020


  • You must be 18 years or older by the time your session begins.
  • You must possess a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (GED).
  • You must possess a passport or be able to acquire one.
  • You must be physically capable of performing massages and traveling.
  • You must possess current/valid CPR certification.

If you meet the requirements above, take the first step and call one of our admissions mentors today at:

1-800-770-9893; ext. 1

Ready to fill out the application? Contact our Director of Admissions, Tammy McGee, at (720)330-4453 or

(888) 816-8548