More than a Massage Therapy School!

The only Massage Therapy School affiliated with a major Medical Center and College in the area.

Massage Therapy, Reflexology, and Yoga Teacher Training

Take the next step towards success!

Massage School Programs

Massage Therapy School

Lourdes Institute of Wholistic Studies (LIWS) is not only a Massage Therapy School, we are a comprehensive program sponsored by Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center. LIWS offers training opportunities in various areas of Holistic Healthcare and Massage Therapy Education. Students may register for individual classes or for one of our comprehensive certification degree programs.

Partnership w/ Camden County College

Holistic Massage Therapy School

Massage Therapy School in partnership with Camden County College, LIWS offers students the option of completing an:

  • Massage Therapy Certificate with Associates Degree in Applied Science (1100 Hours)
  • Massage Therapy Certificate of Achievement (525 Hours)

These programs incorporate classes from LIWS and Camden County College. Students take college-level courses while earning Massage Therapy Certification. Additionally, the college credits earned can be used toward the Massage Therapy Associates Degree in Applied Science or Certificate of Achievement.

Partnership w/ Goddard College

Goddard College LIWS Massage Education

Partnership with Goddard College can accelerate your Bachelor of Arts degree.

Undergraduate level students who have successfully completed one of the programs offered at LIWS may be eligible for a reduced period of study to earn their Bachelor of Arts degree in the Goddard low-residency Health Arts & Sciences program. The LIWS transcript will be evaluated through a Health Arts & Sciences transfer credit policy to evaluate the number of possible transfer credits available.

In addition, Lourdes Institute students who previously enrolled in Camden County Community College to complete their Associate’s degree will be able to transfer to the Goddard Health Arts & Sciences program.

Announcing our partnership with Hand & Stone Massage and Facial Spas!

A Great Career, a Great Partnership. Today! Lourdes Institute and local Hand & Stone are working together.

With the high demand for Massage Therapists and Estheticians across the country and within Hand & Stone, we are excited to GUARANTEE you an interview with the nation’s second largest Spa concept, provide FREE CE credits and many more exclusive benefits for you and your classmates!

LIWS Massage School with Hand and Stone

Instructor Ralph Casciato: Why LIWS?


Instructor Corinne A. Corcoran: The Difference!


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