degree program course listing table
Course no. Course title Common core category Credits
Common core requirements
ENGL 101 English Composition I I.A 3
ENGL 102 English Composition II I.A 3
MA 321 Mathematics in Contemporary Society I.B 3
BI 301 Anatomy and Physiology I I.C 4
PSYC 101 Psychology II.E 3
BI 302 Anatomy and Physiology II II.E 4
Social Science or History II.A/II.B/II.D 3
Subtotal 23
Major requirements
HA 100 Foundations of Therapeutic Massage 3
BI 330 Myology 3
BI 331 Kinesiology 3
BI 325 Neurophysiology 3
HA 101 Eastern Massage Therapy I 2
HA 103 Eastern Massage Therapy II 2
HA 102 Western Massage Therapy I 2
HA 104 Western Massage Therapy II 2
HA 202 Western Massage Therapy III 2
HA 203 Massage Practicum I 2
HA 204 Massage Practicum II 3
HA 220 Pathology for Massage Therapy I 3
HA 221 Pathology for Massage Therapy II 3
HA 205 Professional Issues in Massage Therapy 2
Subtotal 35
Massage Elective: HA 206, HA 207, HA 208 or HA 209 2
Subtotal 2

Total credits required


As of fall 2006, students must achieve a grade of C or better in Biology and Healing Arts courses to progress to the next level course in the program and graduate with an AAS in massage therapy. Students must maintain a GPA of at least 2.0 to remain in the program. Students may repeat any HA or BI course only once, on a space available basis. All students must complete two (2) WI designated classes to fulfill degree requirements.

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts Center
QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art Gallery
QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.