Calendar, Tuition and Application


You can complete the Equine Massage Certification Program in 8 months in our new Fast-Track program. The faculty includes a variety of professional disciplines including: Veterinarians, Veterinary Technicians, and Licensed Massage Therapists.

Course length: 200 hours—160 hours of classes, online and in person, and 40 hours of internship done in your local area.

Courses include: Equine Anatomy, Equine Behavior, Handling and Safety, Massage Techniques, Stress Point Therapy, Sports Massage, Hydro Therapy, Equine First Aid and Bandaging, Business Practices/Ethics, Marketing, Internship, and more. Click here for a complete list of courses.

 Admission requirements: High School Graduate or equivalent and horse experience.

Please feel free to e-mail Lisa Ruthig at [email protected] or call us at Doggone U, (508) 753-9757, to request an application packet.

 Fast Track certificate program:

2018 Scheduled Start Date 

October 1, 2018-  The at home section starts on October 1, 2018 and work must be completed prior to hands-on dates:

Hands-on Dates

April  26-28, 2019 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)

May 17-19, 2019 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)

June 21-23, 2019 (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)

July 19-21, 2019 (Friday, Saturday and Sunday)

August 24-25, 2019 (Saturday and Sunday)


Hands-on classes run from 9:00am to 5:00pm.



The educational investment for the 200-hour program is $4750. Payment plans available.

 Other Expenses*

 Required Books: $180.00
Uniform shirt: $32.95

*Approximate Costs

Click here for the online catalog.

 Click here to download and print an application. This file is a Microsoft Word file.