Cortiva Institute

Cortiva InstituteTransform your passion for beauty or the healing arts into a professional life that involves helping others. Cortiva Institute specializes in training enthusiastic people like you for fun, rewarding, and meaningful careers in skin care and massage therapy. The school's hands-on programs can build your confidence, enhance your caring attitude, and help you develop career-ready skills for opportunities in the health and wellness industry. With millions of Americans seeking therapeutic massage and esthetics services each year, now is a great time to start creating a future for yourself in this vibrant sector.

Imagine what you can learn! For example, massage therapy training will help you better understand the human body. You'll discover what it takes to treat muscular and energetic imbalances through therapeutic bodywork. And you'll start acquiring the necessary skills to decrease pain or enhance wellness.

Or get trained in the exciting field of esthetics or clinical skin care. You can learn how to apply professional makeup techniques or provide a variety of rejuvenating skin treatments. Your training can enable you to pursue opportunities in places such as resorts, salons, spas, cruise ships, or beauty clinics.

Cortiva Institute offers a combination of practical and clinical instruction. You can even spend one-on-one time with instructors as they help you strengthen your abilities and develop the professional qualities that lead to success.

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Cortiva Institute Programs*

Do you want classes that fit your life? At Cortiva Institute, you can choose between day and night classes. Plus, you'll be guided by industry experts as you learn about esthetics or massage therapy in a way that's practical and holistic. You'll also have access to ongoing career assistance, including on-campus job fairs, job listings, resume guidance, and other helpful resources.


Massage Therapy Program

Imagine getting to learn massage therapy through plenty of hands-on practice, in courses that keep you engaged and inspired. In this innovative program, you get to start mastering a variety of therapeutic massage techniques, from traditional treatments to modern approaches. You'll receive training that's based on high standards and designed to prepare you for the Massage & Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx). You'll also have a built-in clinical internship and receive a student membership in America's largest association of massage therapy professionals.

  • Massage Therapy

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Skin Care Programs

Why choose between science and beauty when you can learn about both? At Cortiva Institute, you can get well-rounded skin care training that covers the artistry, practical techniques, and science behind esthetics treatments and applications. Your hands-on education will include courses that teach you about everything from the fundamentals to advanced concepts. You can even learn about specialty areas such as skin care, high-end makeup artistry, and anti-aging approaches. It's all geared toward preparing you for state licensing exams and inspiring opportunities in the vibrant skin care industry.

  • Makeup Artistry and Skin Care
  • Skin Care

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* Program availability varies by location. Please click on a location below to see program availability.


Cortiva Institute Program Availability

Arizona

Phoenix
  • Massage Therapy
  • Skin Care
Scottsdale
  • Massage Therapy
Tempe
  • Massage Therapy
  • Skin Care
Tucson
  • Massage Therapy

Colorado

Aurora
  • Massage Therapy
Westminster
  • Massage Therapy

Connecticut

Groton
  • Massage Therapy
Newington
  • Massage Therapy
Westport
  • Massage Therapy

Florida

Fort Lauderdale
  • Makeup Artistry and Skin Care
  • Massage Therapy
Orlando
  • Makeup Artistry and Skin Care
  • Massage Therapy
Tampa/St. Pete
  • Makeup Artistry and Skin Care
  • Massage Therapy

Illinois

Chicago (The Loop)
  • Massage Therapy
Crystal Lake
  • Massage Therapy
Joliet
  • Massage Therapy

Maryland

Baltimore
  • Massage Therapy
  • Skin Care

Nevada

Las Vegas
  • Massage Therapy

New Jersey

Hoboken
  • Massage Therapy
Wall Township
  • Massage Therapy

Pennsylvania

King of Prussia
  • Massage Therapy

Texas

Arlington
  • Massage Therapy
Dallas
  • Massage Therapy
  • Skin Care
Houston
  • Massage Therapy

Utah

Orem
  • Massage Therapy
Salt Lake City
  • Massage Therapy
  • Skin Care

Washington

Federal Way
  • Massage Therapy
Seattle
  • Massage Therapy

Cortiva Institute Locations

All of Cortiva Institute's campuses have been designed to provide a caring and supportive atmosphere where students can grow, feel inspired, and participate in a community of respect, diversity, and professionalism. And with several convenient locations to choose from—across 12 states—you may be closer to a great training opportunity than you realize.

Arizona

Phoenix Campus
10000 N 31st Ave Ste D-100
Phoenix AZ 85051

Phoenix Campus
10000 N 31st Ave Ste D-203
Phoenix AZ 85051

Scottsdale Campus
8010 E Mcdowell Rd Ste 214
Scottsdale AZ 85257

Tempe Campus
1409 W Southern Ave Ste 6
Tempe AZ 85282

Tempe Campus
1425 W Southern Ave Ste 1
Tempe AZ 85282

Tucson Campus
6390 E Broadway Blvd
Tucson AZ 85710

Colorado

Aurora Campus
14107 E Exposition Ave
Aurora CO 80012

Westminster Campus
8991 Harlan St Unit B
Westminster CO 80031

Connecticut

Groton Campus
1154 Poquonnock Rd
Groton CT 06340

Newington Campus
75 Kitts Ln
Newington CT 06111

Westport Campus
25 Sylvan Rd S
Westport CT 06880

Florida

Fort Lauderdale Campus
2001 W Sample Rd Ste 100
Pompano Beach FL 33064

Orlando Campus
2600 Lake Lucien Dr Ste 140
Maitland FL 32751

Tampa/St. Pete Campus
2370 34th St N
St. Petersburg FL 33713

Illinois

Chicago (The Loop) Campus
17 N State St Fl 5
Chicago IL 60602

Crystal Lake Campus
241 Commerce Dr
Crystal Lake IL 60014

Joliet Campus
3033 W Jefferson St Ste 105
Joliet IL 60435

Maryland

Baltimore Campus
517 Progress Dr Ste A-J
Linthicum MD 21090

Nevada

Las Vegas Campus
2381 E Windmill Ln Ste 14
Las Vegas NV 89123

New Jersey

Hoboken Campus
2 Hudson Pl Ste 2
Hoboken NJ 07030

Wall Township Campus
1985 Hwy 34
Wall Township NV 07719

Pennsylvania

King of Prussia Campus
211 S Gulph Rd
King of Prussia PA 19406

Texas

Arlington Campus
808 West I-20 Ste 100
Arlington TX 76017

Dallas Campus
1055 S Sherman St Ste 100
Richardson TX 75081

Dallas Campus
1055 S Sherman St Ste 110
Richardson TX 75081

Houston Campus
13163 NW Fwy Ste A
Houston TX 77040

Utah

Orem Campus
143 N State St
Orem UT 84057

Salt Lake City Campus
25 S 300 E
Salt Lake City UT 84111

Washington

Federal Way Campus
2030 S 314th St
Federal Way WA 98003

Seattle Campus
425 Pontius Ave N Ste 100
Seattle WA 98109


Discover What You Can Achieve

Does the thought of growing into a successful esthetician, makeup artist, or massage therapist make you feel eager to get started? Why not begin right now? Let Cortiva Institute know that you'd like to receive all the exciting details!

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Cortiva Institute Accreditation

The Illinois schools are approved by the Division of Private Business and Vocational Schools of the Illinois Board of Higher Education.