Massage Therapy Application Process
Massage Therapy Application Dates
- Applications OPEN: September 15
- Applications CLOSE: November 1
Follow Steps 1-3 below to apply for the Massage Therapy program which begins in August Ridgeland:
Step 1–If you are not currently enrolled as a Holmes student (this semester), click on “Enroll Now” to complete a Holmes Community College online Admissions Application for fall, choosing AA Health Sciences as your major. After applying to the college, you must return to “Enroll Now” and complete the orientation. Please note that successful completion of Step 1 denotes acceptance to the college, not acceptance of application to the Massage Therapy Program.
Step 2–After you have been accepted to the college and know that your ACT score are on file with Holmes meets the minimum requirement for the Massage Therapy Program* (click on View More under APPLICATIONS on the HCC website to see the Massage Therapy Program Admissions Requirements). Click on the college portal, “My Holmes,” and log in. Navigate to the “Academics/Career-Technical” icon at the top of the page and then go to the “Health-Related Applications” on the lower left-hand side of the page to access the Massage Therapy application. Click on Massage Therapy Application to apply for the Massage Therapy Program. To check the status of your application, click on Massage Therapy Application Status. (If your application was not successful, you will need to reapply by November 1st once the issue has been addressed)
Official verification of minimum ACT score(s) must be on file with Holmes prior to submission of the Massage Therapy application.
*Please note that your application will not submit successfully unless official verification is on file with Holmes that you meet the minimum ACT requirement, regardless of your age.
The deadline for submission of Massage Therapy applications, including all documentation, is midnight on November 1.
Step 3–Submit necessary documentation—-official high school transcripts or GED scores and official transcripts* from all regionally-accredited colleges attended —-to the following address by November 1.
Office of Admissions
Holmes Community College
PO Box 398
Goodman, MS 39079
* All that will be considered for selection after your application submits successfully will be official transcripts and ACT scores by November 1. If official transcripts are missing or if your cumulative GPA is less than a 2.0 when the application closes on November 1, you will not progress in the selection process.
Send all documentation to Holmes Community College’s Admissions Office, including high school and college transcripts and ACT scores.
If your Massage Therapy Application submits successfully, an ACT score or scores that meet the minimum requirement are on file for you. The specific ACT scores that qualify you for the program should appear on the screen when you apply. To view any ACT score(s) that you may submit after your successful application to the program, you may log into My Holmes, click on the Academics/Career-Technical icon, and click “Test Scores” in “My Student Information.”
Notice of class selection will be sent to prospective students via Holmes email.
If you have questions about the application process, please contact the following:
- Jessica Leverette (601) 605-3386 Administrative Assistant, Health Sciences
Check your Holmes email periodically for any updates or notices since you will be contacted exclusively via Holmes email, not hard copy mail.