Tulsa, OK (population: 387,683) has three massage therapy schools within its city limits. Oklahoma Health Academy, the highest ranked school in the city with a massage therapy program, has a total student population of 78. It is the 3425th highest ranked school in the USA and the 80th highest in the state of Oklahoma (#1 is Oklahoma City University).
Massage Therapy students from Tulsa 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.
Tulsa lies in Osage county, which is one of the 41 counties in Oklahoma. Overall, the Tulsa area has 423,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $18.09/hr average worker wage, and a $37,620 average annual salary.
Of the 3 massage therapy schools in Tulsa, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Clary Sage College comes out as the most expensive ($17,184/yr) for massage therapy students, with Community Care College as the lowest, reported at only $14,920/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Tulsa|
|Ponca City||OK||-||2||30.535||26||76.2 miles|
|Siloam Springs||AR||-||1||66.9948||62||77.1 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||89.5 miles|
|Midwest City||OK||57,117||2||17.3383||110||93.6 miles|