Colorado School of Healing Arts

  • 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 73 students (12% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 45%.

Top Rankings

Colorado School of Healing Arts ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Colorado for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 157% over five years.
Colorado School of Healing Arts(CO) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Two-Year: Health ProfessionsAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 years (below associate)Four or more years
Institution ControlPrivate for-profitPublic
Total Faculty18 staff87 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Colorado School of Healing Arts has declined by 58% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five years.
The Colorado School of Healing Arts diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment73 students1,461 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:115:1
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# Full-Time Students9 students556 students
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# Part-Time Students64 students905 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
3%
1%
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% Asian
1%
3%
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% Hispanic
8%
25%
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% Black
4%
5%
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% White
76%
55%
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% Two or more races
5%
4%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
1%
5%
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Diversity Score0.410.63
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College Completion Rate
85%
52%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,100$33,300

Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $13,200 is less than the state average of $17,287. The private state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$13,200$17,287
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid89%87%
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Median Debt for Graduates$7,389$11,634
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Median Debt for Dropouts$2,947$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Colorado School of Healing Arts is Red Rocks Community College (2.7 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 8,112 students | 2.70 Mi13300 W Sixth Ave
    Denver, CO 80228
    (303) 914-6600
    2.708,112
  • Colorado School of Trades
    Private for-profit
    149 students | 3.30 Mi1575 Hoyt St
    Lakewood, CO 80215
    (303) 233-4697
    3.30149
  • 236 students | 3.50 Mi3150 S Sheridan Blvd
    Denver, CO 80227
    (303) 934-1122
    3.50236
  • Colorado Heights University
    Private, non-profit
    154 students | 3.80 Mi3001 S Federal Blvd
    Denver, CO 80236
    (720) 927-7622
    3.80154
  • 8,232 students | 5.30 Mi1111 W. Colfax Ave.
    Denver, CO 80204
    (303) 556-2600
    5.308,232
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For Colorado public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $3,768 per year for in-state students and $10,421 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,287 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Colorado is 72%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Colorado community colleges have a diversity score of 0.63, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Colorado is CollegeAmerica-Colorado Springs. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.