$40.00 for 1-Hour Student CLINIC Massage, SATURDAYS ONLY.
In Business Since 1998

Education that Touches Everyone

Forehead Relaxing Massage

Training Aspiring Massage Therapists in Alabama

Massage therapy is a rewarding career choice as the work involves providing relief from muscle soreness and stress. After a therapeutic massage, people feel more relaxed and calm. Becoming a massage therapist is indeed a great way to help people live healthier lives.
For those interested in entering this line of work, you must complete massage therapy training and earn a certificate or diploma in a massage therapy school like the Birmingham School of Massage (BSM). We are dedicated to training aspiring massage therapists in Birmingham, AL, and the surrounding counties.

Massage as a Profession

Career opportunities are abundant for massage therapists. They can work in:
  • Chiropractic and Orthopedic Offices
  • Health Clubs
  • Corporate Settings
  • Medical Practices
  • Hair and Nail Salons
  • Spas
  • Resorts
  • Sports Team Facilities
Every day, the list grows longer.
Birmingham School Of Massage


A: Yes. The state of Alabama requires you to complete and pass a 650-hour program prior to a state board exam for licensure.

A: Tuition is $8,500. Extra expenses are approximately $1,500. The extra expenses include things like your massage table, sheets and massage creme.

A: BSM does not accept Title IV financial aid. We do, however, have four in-house payment plans that will meet the majority of people’s needs.

A: BSM no longer accepts VA financial aid.

A: You must be at least 18 years old.
You must have a high school diploma or GED.
You must complete an interview and facility tour with a school administrator.

A: BSM offers a day and night class with differing lengths. Day class lasts approximately 6 months, from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM. Night class lasts approximately 9 months, from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM.

A: No, we are a private institution with a focused curriculum.

Contact us for an interview and a tour of our massage school.