Montgomery, AL (population: 200,848) has two massage therapy schools within its city limits. H Councill Trenholm State Technical College, the highest ranked school in the city with a massage therapy program, has a total student population of 1,733. It is the 4689th highest ranked school in the USA and the 43rd highest in the state of Alabama (#1 is Auburn University Main Campus).
Massage Therapy students from Montgomery schools who go on to become licensed massage therapists, massage therapists, certified massage therapists, licensed massage practitioners, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 55,920 people working as massage therapists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $39,780.
Montgomery lies in Montgomery county, which is one of the 67 counties in Alabama. Overall, the Montgomery area has 163,040 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1% unemployment rate, $18/hr average worker wage, and a $37,330 average annual salary.
Of the 2 massage therapy schools in Montgomery, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Virginia College-Montgomery comes out as the most expensive ($15,153/yr) for massage therapy students, with H Councill Trenholm State Technical College as the lowest, reported at only $8,448/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Montgomery|
|Alexander City||AL||-||1||11.6004||38||45.3 miles|
|Auburn University||AL||-||1||74.9047||131||49.5 miles|
|Phenix City||AL||-||1||9.50663||23||75.2 miles|