Approvals & Memberships - Scottsdale

If you are exploring the idea of professional massage therapy training, it's important to make sure that the schools you're considering have been accredited by one or more of the United States Department of Education approved accrediting agencies. Accreditation is the review process that accrediting agencies use to scrutinize educational programs for quality assurance and improvement.


Cortiva Institute - Scottsdale massage school is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET). ACCET is listed by the U. S. Department of Education as a nationally recognized accrediting agency.

State Licensure

Cortiva Institute - Scottsdale is licensed by the Arizona State Board for Private Post-Secondary Education.

Financial Aid Approval

Cortiva Institute - Scottsdale is authorized by the United States Department of Education to participate in the Student Financial Assistance (SFA) program and offers various federal financial aid programs to eligible students.

Veterans Approval

Cortiva Institute - Scottsdale is approved for the training of veterans and eligible veterans' dependents.


Cortiva Institute - Scottsdale is approved provider with the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB). NCBTMB is an independent, private, not-for-profit organization that certifies professionals in the massage therapy and bodywork industry through a recognized credentialing program. For more information, please see the NCBTMB website:

Member of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA).

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