January 9, 2012
To clarify the circumstances when the Board of Registration of Massage Therapy will accept a transcript from an out of state school in satisfaction of the licensure requirement of a Board-approved course of study as required by G.L. c. 112, § 229; 269 Code Mass. Regs. §3.01(e)(2).
The Board will accept transcripts for review to determine satisfaction of the licensure requirement of a Board-approved course of study from an out-of-state school where such school is either approved by the corresponding entity regulating massage practice in that other state or is licensed by an agency in that other state recognized by the United States Department of Education.