Massage Therapy School Approval


Click on the appropriate tab below to see the Initial Licensing Requirements, Process, Fees, Statutes and Administrative Rules for a Massage Therapy School Approval.

Proof of licensure by the Florida Department of Education

Provide one of the following documents:

  • A Final Order granting Provisional/Conditional Approval by the Department of Education/Commission for Independent Education.
  • A letter from the Florida Department of Education/Commission for Independent Education indicating approval.
  • A copy of your Department of Education/Commission for Independent Education license.

Course of Study Requirements

Your course of study must meet minimum requirements as outlined in Rule 64B7-32.003(1)(b), F.A.C.

Proof of Graduation Requirements

Provide a sample transcript. Transcript must meet requirements as specified in Rule 64B7-32.002, F.A.C.

If your program includes Colonic Irrigation

Your course of study must include a minimum requirements as outlined in Rule 64B7-32.005, F.A.C.

Submit application and documents to the Board office.

Board staff will review your application and documents for completion. Board staff is unable to make a determination concerning curriculum requirements. Once complete, your application and documents will be submitted to the Board Liaison for review. You will receive correspondence from the Board office when the review is complete.

If your application is approved by the Board Liaison for schools you will receive correspondence from the Board office indicating your approval.

Some applications require review by the Board to make a determination for approved status. Notification of required Board review will be mailed out to the school’s address of record.

No fee.

Click on Chapter or Section Number to View

Florida Statutes

Chapter 480: Massage Practice
Chapter 456: Health Professions and Occupations: General Provisions

Florida Administrative Codes

Chapter 64B7: Board of Massage