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Alta College

Alta College
730 S. Pacific Coast Hwy. Ste. 105
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Alta College extends a variety of training programs designed to prepare students for successful careers in therapeutic massage and other forms of holistic healthcare. This California massage college is located in Redondo Beach, just two blocks from the Pacific Ocean. Alta College grew out of the chiropractic practice of Doctor Gerald Krause. The courses at Alta College are all certified by the state of California.

Alta College offers six courses, with the following titles: massage therapy program, massage therapist, deep tissue massage therapist, shiatsu massage therapist, energy work massage therapist, and advanced practitioner training. Courses are measured in hours of instruction. Certificates are available for every 50 hours of instruction completed within each course.

The hours required for full completion of each course range from 100 to 600. Alta College can also help its students find jobs and internships, and also acquire business licenses. The California massage college offers financial aid and a variety of payment plans.

Quick Facts:

  • Possible career venues after graduation include rehabilitation clinics, physical therapy clinics, chiropractic offices, beauty salons, geriatric facilities, sanitariums, stress management facilities, and sports medicine offices.

  • Classes are offered during days, weekends and evenings.

  • Classes instruct students how to massage at their optimum level of performance while exerting less energy.

  • Hours of instruction can range from 100 to 1,624.

  • In addition to his expertise in chiropractics and massage therapy, Krause is a licensed nutritionist and certified lymphologist.

  • This school profile has been compiled and updated by The CollegeBound Network. The school is not affiliated with The CollegeBound Network and shall not be considered a sponsor of this program.