Massage Therapy Licensing Program Apply for a New License - Apply Online

Regulatory Services Online Licensing System - Initial Application for Massage Therapists and Massage Instructors ONLY

Licensed Massage Therapy and  Massage Therapy Instructors must now apply for their initial licenses through the new Regulatory Services Online Licensing System. Select the link below to begin the online initial application process. When using the online service, initial license application fees may be paid only using a major credit card.

Licensed Massage Therapists and Massage Therapy Instructors must now apply online for their initial license through our new system.

Apply for Your Initial License Online through the Regulatory Services Online Licensing System

Once you submit an online application, your fees and information will be processed automatically and routed electronically to the Massage Therapy Licensing Program.

Please submit the following documents to complete your initial application for licensure as a Massage Therapy Instructor:

  • Copy of a high school diploma, OR a general equivalence diploma (GED), OR a transcript from an accredited college or university showing successful completion of at least 12 semester hours.

  • A written statement of assurance that the licensee has been engaged in the practice of massage therapy for at least one year and has conducted 500 hours of hands-on experience (does not include internship hours).

  • Proof of completion of a 30-hour course on teaching adult learners to demonstrate competency in teaching adult learners. Courses attended may include an instructional certification program, a college level course in teaching adult learners, or a continuing education course in teaching adult learners, or an advanced program approved by the department in teaching the course of instruction.

Last updated December 11, 2013