Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc

225 Heritage Woods Dr
Akron, OH 44321
  • 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 72 students (81% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
  • Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc is one of 6 community colleges within Summit County, OH.
  • The nearest community college to Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc is Brown Mackie College-Akron (4.3 miles away).

Top Placements

Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc places among the top 20% of community colleges in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 3 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc(OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPrivate, non-profit
Total Faculty3 staff35 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment72 students734 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:127:1
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# Full-Time Students58 students450 students
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# Part-Time Students14 students284 students
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% Asian
2%
1%
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% Hispanic
-
3%
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% Black
9%
12%
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% White
89%
73%
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Diversity Score0.200.44
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College Completion Rate
52%
31%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$28,100$30,800
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Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $8,475 is less than the state average of $13,841. The private state tuition has declined by 21% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$8,475$13,841
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid88%94%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,746$21,250
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,265$6,334
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Source: 2016 (or 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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