Fees and Charges:
1. What is the fee for certification?
The fee is $195.00
2. How much does it cost to renew my certification?
The renewal fee is $120.00.
1. How many hours of continuing education hours are required for a certificant to renew his or her certification?
A certificant is required to complete 20 continuing education hours directly related to massage therapy per biennial period to renew his or her certification.
1. How can I obtain an application?
An application can be downloaded from: http://www.njconsumeraffairs.gov/massage/mbs_applications.htm
2. How long is the application process?
The application process takes approximately two to four months.
3. Can I complete the criminal history record background process before I submit an application for certification?
No. All applicants must submit an application first. Once the application has been processed, the applicant will receive a Morpho-Trak letter providing him or her with information on how to be fingerprinted.