Frequently Asked Questions

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Q: Are you a TX state accredited school?
A: Avalon is accredited and licensed with the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation (TDLR).  MS1069
Q: How much is the total tuition?
A: The tuition for our 500hr Licensed Program is between $6,000 - $7,970. The final amount depends on the payment plan selected. See payment plans.
Q: What does tuition cover?
A: The tuition for our 500hr Licensed Program covers the courses. The student is provided with a set of scrubs, a belt holster, pump jar, lotion, and a set of sheets. Student will need to bring their own towels. Textbooks and reading materials will be provided by Avalon.
Q: Do you offer financial aid?
A: We do not currently offer financial aid but we have several payment plans with the lowest being $500/mo for 14 months. We also work with a third-party loan provider, apply for loans here. Work study is also available for our students. If you are a veteran, we accept the Post-9/11 GI Bill.
Q: Do you accept the Post-9/11 GI Bill?
A: Yes, Avalon is a military-friendly school. We happily work with Veterans and military spouses to build a successful and flexible career in massage therapy. See more details.
Q: How long is the program?
A: We offer three programs, see all programs here. Our 500hr licensed program takes about 6-8 months to complete. This includes a 4-12 week internship. See 500hr program details.
Q: What time are the classes?
A: Classes are Monday - Friday. Students have the option to attend the day classes from 10am - 2pm or the night classes from 6pm - 10pm. Students may alternate between the two time frames as needed. We also offer make-up office hours for students who are unable to attend a class.
Q: What if I don't want to do the licensed program?
A: No problem! We offer individual classes that are ideal for casual learners, see class options. We also offer a 170hr program that can be upgraded to the 500hr program should you decide you want to become a Licensed Massage Therapist later.
Q: How do I enroll?
A: To enroll, we just need a $100 deposit (Early Bird Special ends 7/31/20. After this date, the deposit amount will increase to $200). Your first full payment is not due until after the first week of classes. At that time, you may select a payment plan.
Q: I need to renew my massage license. Do you offer CEUs?
A: Yes, please see available CEUs here.

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2990 Richmond Ave

Suite 200

Houston, TX 77098

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