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Welcome to The Institute for Massage Education at KCHA

We have a history of working to raise the standards of the massage profession by providing quality education.

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> Facts at a glance

Student Massage Clinic

Take a break from your busy life and receive a massage in Institute for Massage Educations Student Massage Clinic.  The students are nearing the end of their training and are ready to provide sessions for the public.  The sessions are relaxing and the price can't be beat! Read more.

Facts at a glance


percentage of graduates who find immediate work upon graduation

28 years

we've been teaching massage since 1986

600 hours

in-class, instructor supervised contact hours

12 months

classes starting every month

News & Announcements

Register for a Free Massage as a Profession Workshop

Don't miss out on this great opportunity to get more information about becoming a professional massage therapist.

Licensing in Michigan for Massage Therapists

In order to practice as a massage therapist in Michigan after November 29, 2014 you MUST hold a Michigan license.

Student Massage Clinic

There's no better way to start the weekend than with a therapeutic massage in Institute for Massage Education's Student Massage Clinic.

Continuing Education

Indian Head Massage for Chair & Table

Indian Head Massage is based on massage techniques that have been practiced in India for over a thousand years. The massage is calming, yet revitalizing working on the upper back, neck, shoulder, face and scalp.

Fall In Love With Your Career

Fall 2014 Classes:  Enroll NOW

The Institute for Massage Education
was founded in 1986  and has maintained a membership with
Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals (ABMP) since it’s inception.