Colorado School of Healing Arts

7655 W Mississippi Ste 100
Lakewood, CO 80226
Tel: (303)986-2320
176 students
Private for-profit
  • The Colorado School of Healing Arts (CSHA) massage therapy curriculum has maintained an unwavering commitment to both the art and science of massage since 1986. Our educated, competent faculty train students to provide skilled, structured and safe touch in a nurturing environment, creating a relationship that joins people in a healing partnership. CSHA demonstrates it is a leader by developing nine (9) advanced training programs that are on the cutting edge of the industry and that meet the needs of an ever changing world community. CSHA graduates are favored among massage therapy employers. CSHA works with more than 1600 employers of massage therapists. Our mission is to offer high quality education and the opportunity for our students to experience their full potential and to develop the skills necessary in becoming successful massage therapists. Our method of instruction emphasizes self awareness and personal growth. This results in higher comprehension and effectiveness as a professional practitioner. Our well-trained staff engages students in a variety of innovative techniques designed to give a professional and compassionate approach to health care. We believe this field is a "service to humanity", and therefore provide assistance to students in creating a personal awareness for linking instruction received to their personal, spiritual and professional goals.
School Highlights
Colorado School of Healing Arts serves 176 students (61% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 37:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Colorado School of Healing Arts is one of 4 community colleges within Jefferson County, CO.
The nearest community college is Colorado School of Trades (3.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Colorado School of Healing Arts (CO) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Private, for profit
Total Faculty 7 staff
48 staff

Student Body

The student population of 176 has declined by 6% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment 176 students 839 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1
# Full-Time Students 107 students
670 students
# Part-Time Students 69 students
901 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
% Hispanic
% Black
% White
% Unknown races
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.27 0.54

Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $13,200 is less than the state average of $15,660. The private state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $13,200 $15,660
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 89%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Colorado School of Trades
    Private for-profit
    196 students | 3.30 Mi1575 Hoyt St
    Lakewood CO  80215
  • 236 students | 3.50 Mi3150 S Sheridan Blvd
    Denver CO  80227
  • Colorado Heights University
    Private not-for-profit
    154 students | 3.90 Mi3001 S Federal Blvd
    Denver CO  80236
  • 8,112 students | 4.00 Mi13300 W Sixth Ave
    Lakewood CO  80228
  • 1,263 students | 4.40 Mi11194 E 45th Ave
    Denver CO  80239
Did You Know?
For Colorado public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,962 per year for in-state students and $10,704 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,660 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Colorado community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.54, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Colorado is Everest College-Aurora. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.