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  • Open House
    Take a tour of the school and learn more about SFSM's programs, schedules, workshops, and tuition.
    Our next informational open house will be Monday, September 22, 2014,            6:00pm to 7:00pm.
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  • Student Clinic
    The SFSM student massage clinic is open to the public! Our student clinic is a very affordable way for our community to receive top notch therapeutic massage at an affordable price.
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The San Francisco School of Massage & Bodywork is one of the oldest and most respected massage schools in the country and has been training highly skilled massage therapists and bodywork professionals since 1969.

At SFSM we take pride in the efficacy of our programs, which are designed to meet the demands of the ever emerging field of massage therapy. Our myriad of continuing education workshops and our highly competitive tuition rates further enhances our position as one of the top massage and bodywork schools in the country. SFSM also provides a variety of flexible, non-credit based tuition payment options and financial assistance opportunities depending on your needs and preferences.

We offer a vastly qualified and diverse teaching staff, many of whom are graduates of the school. All of our instructors are professional and certified massage therapists and are dedicated to providing an exceptional curricula that satisfies the criteria for the California Massage Therapy Council (CAMTC) and the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB).

SFSM’s location in the heart of San Francisco's Mission District - on the bustling Valencia street corridor - gives students an opportunity to experience the excitement of San Francisco, steps away from national landmarks, historical districts, amazing shopping and great food, all while attaining their training goals. The school is ideally situated in one of the warmest and sunniest parts of the city, conveniently located one block from the 16th Street BART station and proximal to multiple SF MUNI train and bus stops.

For more information about the school, including questions about massage qualification, or laws and regulations, please call us at 415.474.4600 or visit our frequently asked questions page.