ARCHBOLD, Ohio - Northwest State Community College and the Healing Arts Institute in Perrysburg will jointly offer an associate degree in technical studies of massage therapy.
The institute will teach students the trade, while the college teaches them how to build and maintain businesses. College courses include financial accounting, marketing, entrepreneurship and more.
Students first will receive a diploma from the institute and be licensed by the State Medical Board of Ohio. In addition, they will be able to transfer 21 credit hours toward the 63 required for the associate degree at the college.
Article published Monday, December 22, 2008