Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc

225 Heritage Woods Dr
Akron, OH 44321
Tel: (330)665-1084
64 students
Private not-for-profit
The mission of the Ohio College of Massotherapy is to provide students with high-quality degree and diploma programs with an emphasis on excellence in teaching and service to working adults.
School Highlights:
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc serves 64 students (81% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 30%.
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc is one of 6 community colleges within Summit County, OH.
The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Akron (4.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 4 staff 61 staff

Student Body

The student population of 64 has declined by 65% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the national average of 0.68. The school's diversity has grown by 138% over five years.
Total Enrollment 64 students 1,296 students
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student:Teacher Ratio 16:1 21:1
# Full-Time Students 52 students
814 students
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 12 students
1,040 students
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Hispanic
1%
21%
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc Hispanic (2009-2013)
% Black
29%
15%
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc Black (2006-2013)
% White
70%
51%
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc White (2006-2013)
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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. 0.43 0.68
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,475 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has declined by 21% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,475 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has declined by 21% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,475 $5,660
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,475 $10,250
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 70%
89%
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • The Ohio College of Massotherapy, Inc.(OCM) was founded in May of 1973 as the Buckeye College of Massotherapy, a non-profit, higher educational institution. The name was changed to the Ohio College of Massotherapy, Inc. in April of 1984.OCM has been teaching massage to students for over 31 years. Ohio College of Massotherapy has been training massage students on campus for over 30 years. We are the oldest school in Ohio and the third oldest school in the country. Our curriculum and academic studies are established and proven successful. Students in our Massage Therapy Associate of Applied Science program also receive training in Business, Ethics, Human Communication, Psychology, and literature, each class ensuring a well-rounded and educated graduate capable of working in conjunction with doctors, physical therapists, chiropractors, and other educated health professionals. Our graduates are offered career opportunities in Massage offices & private practice, Group practice, Home offices, Physicians' offices & clinics, Hospitals & wellness centers, Nursing homes/hospices, Chiropractic offices, Onsite locations (in offices, airports, public events, etc.), Health clubs & fitness centers, Sports teams & events, Spas & resorts and Hotels. The Ohio College of Massotherapy is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges of Technology (ACCSCT).

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Did You Know?
Summit County, OH 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 0.55, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Summit County, OH is National College-Stow. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.