Become an Experienced Massage Therapist with the Best in Austin.

The #1 Premier Massage School in Austin for over 30 years. 

Only school offering Advanced Continuing Education for LMTs.

Do you want a rewarding career that aligns with your lifestyle? Become a Massage Therapist in 6 to 12 months. 

Your future awaits, and we're here to support you every step of the way!

Why Choose TLC for Your Massage Therapy Education?

As the leading institution in Massage Therapy for over 30 years, TLC Massage School continues to grow its reputation and refine its curriculum to cultivate outstanding Massage Therapists year after year.

There is simply NO substitute for experience. Choose the RIGHT school for your success!

Customize Your Learning Experience: Flexible Schedules for Every Massage Student

We create class offerings with our student's work-life balance in mind.

We offer morning, afternoon, evening, and weekend schedules to fit every student's lifestyle.

Choose between 6 & 12-month programs to learn at a pace that works best for you.

Integrated Approach, Incredible Results: Only Integrated Hands-On Program Available

Unlike a block program, core subjects like Anatomy and Kinesiology are interwoven with Massage Therapy techniques.

Students learn the structure and function of the body and then apply hands-on techniques to the corresponding muscles.

It brings anatomy to life in the palm of their hands. Best part? Students are giving AND receiving a massage in almost every class!

Practical Skills Perfected: Gain Real-World Experience

Our knowledgeable Instructors guide students every step of the way from the classroom to the clinic.

Supervised clinic sessions help students to apply their knowledge and perfect their practical skills.

Real-world experience prepares them for a successful career as a Massage Therapist.

Elevate Your Skill Set, Expand Your Success with Continuing Education 

Massage Therapy is constantly evolving, with new techniques, research, and discoveries emerging all the time.

The Lauterstein-Conway Continuing Education Program keeps LMTs at the forefront of their profession.

TLC continues to help therapists grow their skillsets and increase their earning potential even after they graduate.

Is a career in Massage Therapy the right fit for you?

Here are a few questions to ask yourself to see if your career goals and personality align with a career in Massage Therapy:

  • Are you someone who appreciates learning about the body, health, and general wellness?
  • Do you enjoy being able to apply what you learn to help people in a meaningful way?
  • Do you prefer 1-on-1 interactions for a deeper connection with your client?
  • Do you enjoy working in a calm, relaxed environment?
  • Do you want to have more control over your time and schedule?
Career Graphic Grid

52% - My Office
36% - My Home
33% - Client's Home
22% - Spa or Salon
15% - Health Care Clinic
9%  - Client's Work
6%  - Franchise or Chain
6%  - Hospital, Medical Office, or Clinic
5%  - Health Club or Athletic Facility
3%  - Hotel, Resort, Cruise

What people say about The Lauterstein-Conway Massage School Experience

"Lauterstein and Conway provided me a strong foundation in massage while changing my life. The teachers and staff were always supportive and the bond I formed with my classmates was truly one of a kind. Definitely a very memorable chapter of my life."

Alan Gremillion

Alan Gremilion

"Graduated in 2017 and massage has changed my life. This school was a very nurturing place to learn and I highly recommend it to anyone seeking a career in massage therapy. I’ve never had to look hard for a job, I’ve always gotten good reviews from clients, repeat clients and a wonderful feeling that comes from helping others feel better."

Leah Vavra

Leah Vavra

“One of the best schools in the country! The quality of the environment and educational content are superb. Every time I walk in I am able to refine my massage practice and my holistic being. Good people with integrity.”

Sarah Ziegler

Sarah Ziegler

This is our lifework. Our success is measured by the quality of your experience here, your expertise, your success and your joy in the profession of massage.