Advantages of Choosing CIMT
Thank you for considering CIMT as your first step toward a lifestyle career that lets you do what you love, and love what you do! Over the past 27 years, hundreds of people have chosen CIMT. Here are some reasons why:
We're dedicated to quality over quantity
You'll never be “a number” or “lost in the crowd” at CIMT, where we have small classes sizes and know all of our students by name. To ensure individual attention and support, we only accept 30 new students per quarter.
At CIMT, massage is not an afterthought – it's the only thought
CIMT doesn't try to be all things to all students. We do one thing with passion and excellence: massage education. And because our primary focus is on massage we offer a curriculum that emphasizes hands on training.
Freedom of choice
For a fast, affordable path to becoming a massage therapist, CIMT offers the Essential Massage Therapy Certification Program, which provides solid preparation for the 500-hour minimum requirement for Colorado licensure. For those seeking greater medical massage career opportunity, we offer the Advanced Neuromuscular Massage Therapy Certification Program, which combines neuromuscular and trigger point release therapies, and is widely respected among the health care community.
Knowledgeable, caring instructors and staff
Since 1985 CIMT has been owned and operated by practicing massage therapists. Our staff's massage expertise is complemented by credentials including: Certified Neuromuscular Therapist, Chiropractor, Physical Therapist, RolferTM, Certified Fitness Therapist, Certified Personal Trainer, Exercise Physiologist, and Sports Medicine Bodyworker. This diversity exposes students to a wide variety of techniques, experiences and business models.
CIMT graduates have confidence around other allied health professionals
CIMT's science-based curriculum provides a solid foundation of anatomy, physiology, massage theory and medical terminology, preparing graduates to interact confidently with a variety of health care professionals. Also, under a partnership in its second decade, CIMT offers students the opportunity to provide massage therapy in a major hospital system, Penrose St. Francis.
Our graduates enjoy career variety and opportunity
CIMT's graduates are sought by and employed at: doctors’ offices, physical therapy clinics, hospitals, chiropractic offices, sports clinics, massage therapy clinics, resorts, naturopathic clinics, fitness centers, day spas, beauty and skin care salons, cruise ships, professional sports teams, Olympic teams, and private practices.
Though this is the “About Us” page, at CIMT, it's not about us, it's about the students. Now that you've learned about us, we'd like to learn about you. Please contact us today so we may learn more about your specific questions and goals.