Whether you are embarking on your first career or making a shift to a new career, our Camp Pebble admissions staff is here to support you. Your Admissions Representative is accessible for all of your inquiries and questions regarding our Massage Practitioner Certificate Program through your Admissions process.
Success as a bodywork therapist requires commitment, the ability to relate to others, competence at meeting goals, and a genuine interest in wellness. Our ideal candidate needs to show promise to become a dedicated, compassionate, and responsible bodywork therapist.
Requirements for admission at Camp Pebble requires that an applicant must:
Be at least 18 years of age.
Have a high school diploma or the international equivalent, a General Equivalency
Diploma (GED), have completed a home school program recognized by the state, or have completed a degree program from a college or university that holds an accreditation recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.
Have a minimum 2.0 Grade Point Average in previous education or equivalent academic ability as demonstrated by career experience.
Be physically, mentally, and emotionally able to give and receive bodywork.
If you are aware of any health conditions or learning challenges that may limit your ability to successfully complete a program, please discuss this with our Admissions staff. Students with disabilities seeking accommodation are required to submit verifiable documentation.
Not be enrolled in any other school or program while attending the Pebble Institute and be prepared to attend all scheduled classes.
Be fluent in reading, speaking, and writing in the English language. All programs and courses are conducted in the English language and all textbooks and other materials are in English. Transfer credits from other institutions and/or life experiences are not accepted for this program.
Tuition and Fees
Tuition for Programs $15,000
Kit Fee $2.500
Application Fee $50
Tuition Deposit $100
Textbooks $400 (approximately)
Total Cost $18,050
Work Study Program
Students can apply for our Work Study Program, where Camp Pebble will loan up to $10,000 of tuition. After finishing the first 500 hours of training, you will qualify to work for any of the Pebble Spa locations.
The student agrees to work for the Pebble Spa Co. at one of its locations, where a portion of their pay goes toward paying down the loan balance, until the loan is paid back in full. They could have this paid off within one year.
Loan amount up to $10,000
Work at Pebble Spa after 500 Training Hours
Portion of Your Pay Goes Toward Tuition
Pay Off Tuition Fast While Earning Income and Gaining Experience
No Need for Financing
We ask that a $100 tuition deposit is paid at the time of the admissions interview. The $100 tuition deposit is held in the student’s account and refunded to the student after graduation minus any outstanding fees. After all paperwork is complete and the tuition funding is secured, the enrolling student is registered in their courses. The student is notified of the date and time of the New Student Orientation.
A student who finds it necessary to withdraw from their program must notify Camp Pebble of this intent, (preferably in writing) to cancel the Enrollment Agreement. Notification of withdrawal/cancellation should be delivered in person, or sent by mail to:
229 E Sheridan St. Ely, MN 55731.
Email notification to firstname.lastname@example.org is also acceptable.
If a student fails to attend class or contact the school within any period of 14 calendar days while actively enrolled, they will be automatically withdrawn from their program and the Enrollment Agreement will be canceled (unofficial withdrawal).
Download Admissions Form
Apply today! Download our admissions form to start your massage therapy journey!
How to Apply
Application Deadline - Session 1 - February 1st 2023
Application Deadline - Session 2 - May 1st, 2023
Complete and submit the application form, include $50 application fee.
Have official high school transcripts sent directly from the school. Applicants may request to also have transcripts sent from post-secondary institutions that demonstrate a higher level of academic success. Applicants whose prior education was in a language other than English must submit a certified translated copy in English.
Transcripts may be sent to:
Camp Pebble Wellness Institute
229 East Sheridan Street
Ely, MN 55731
The Admissions representative will contact you to schedule your admissions interview within two weeks of receiving your application and will send you a packet with materials to help you prepare. This may be done in person or via Zoom. Bring the completed materials and forms with you to your admissions interview or email them prior to your Zoom meeting.
Download this PDF form and fill in all the correct details!
Bring or send your form/packet to the following address: email@example.com
Pay the $50 administrative fee - payable on line via this link
We shall process your admission and update you with our final decision within 60 days of receiving payment and all documentation.