Oklahoma City, OK (population: 564,147) has five massage therapy schools within its city limits. Central State Massage Academy, the highest ranked school in the city with a massage therapy program, has a total student population of 69. It is the 1814th highest ranked school in the USA and the 38th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Massage Therapy students from Oklahoma City 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.
Oklahoma City lies in Oklahoma county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Oklahoma City area has 564,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.31/hr average worker wage, and a $38,090 average annual salary.
Of the 5 massage therapy schools in Oklahoma City, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Heritage College comes out as the most expensive ($24,934/yr) for massage therapy students, with Central State Massage Academy as the lowest, reported at only $10,976/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Oklahoma City|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||7.9 miles|
|El Reno||OK||-||2||15.8225||75||25.4 miles|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||88.8 miles|