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Whether you are embarking on your first career or making a shift to a new career, our Camp Pebble admissions team is here to support you.


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. 

  • 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.

  • 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.

Download Admissions Form

Apply today! Download our admissions form to start your massage therapy journey! 



Tuition and Fees

Tuition for Programs       $9,000
Kit Fee                              $2.500
Application Fee                     $50
Tuition Deposit                    $100 
Textbooks                            $400 (approx.)
Total Cost                        $12,050

Tuition Assistance

Students can apply for our Work Study Program, in which Camp Pebble will loan upwards of $8,000 towards tuition. ​After finishing the first 500 hours of training, the student will qualify to work for any of the Pebble Spa Co. locations.  A portion of their pay goes toward paying down the loan balance, until the loan is paid back in full. This can be paid off within one year of full time employment. 

  • Pay Off Tuition Fast While Earning Income and Gaining Experience

  • No Need for Financing

How to Apply

  • 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

ATTN: Admissions

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!


Send your form/transcript to the following address:


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.

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