Massage Therapist Training Requirements in Massachusetts

Recently the state of Massachusetts has increased the requirements for becoming a massage therapist. The new changes are highlighted by the increase in training that is necessary, which is now 650 hours at an approved school.  Unlike many other states however no national exam is required.  Also, at the moment there are no continuing education requirements to retain your license, but they are currently being developed by the state board.


  • License application: $225.00
  • License renewal: $150.00/year