Southern Alberta Institute of Massage

Tuition and Program Costs

Year 1 Program Total Cost Estimates:
  • Tuition
    $
    6,895
  • Professionally laundered/sanitized Linens
    $
    635
  • Massage oils, Handouts, Supplies & related materials
    $
    870
  • Facility Equipment Fee
    $
    550
  • Total
    $
    8,950
Year 2 Program Total Cost Estimates:
  • Tuition
    $
    6,895
  • Professionally laundered/sanitized Linens
    $
    635
  • Massage oils, Handouts, Supplies & related materials
    $
    870
  • Facility Equipment Fee
    $
    550
  • Total
    $
    8,950

*Total Tuition and Program Costs for Year 1 and Year 2: $17,900.00

Not included in the fees:
  • Linen package for “personal” use
  • Textbooks
Class at SAIM

*NOTE: Tuition and Program Costs for “International students” is $10,350 per year for a total of $20,700 for first and second year. Tuition is $8,295 per year and the program costs are the same as listed above.

Schedule of Payments

First and Second Year Fees for the 2200 Hour Program:
  • Application Fee – non-refundable (First year only) - $35.00
  • Tuition - $8,832.00 (Payment plans are available through S.A.I.M. See Payment Options below.)

Our Massage Therapy Program is licensed under the Private Vocational Training Act. Student funding is available for those who qualify. The website for student funding is http://studentaid.alberta.ca/.

Refund Information

Students who do not have loans through Alberta Student Finance and wish to withdraw from the course must notify the office in writing and must apply for a refund in writing. Students are entitled to a refund, less the application fee, as follows:

  1. After 10% or less of the course has been provided the student is entitled to 75% of the tuition.
  2. When more than 10% but less than 50% of the course has been provided, the student is entitled to 40% of the tuition
  3. When more than 50% of the course has been provided, the student is not entitled to a refund. Students who are funded by loans through Alberta Student Finance and wish to withdraw from the course must also notify Student Aid Alberta or whichever institution they are receiving loans through.

Terminations/Withdrawals

If a student misses five (5) consecutive classes in the program, the school must terminate the student. This is called a "deemed withdrawal" and is mandatory procedure under the Alberta Institute Designation Agreement for loan funded students.

Paying Your Fees

All fees or approved payment plan must be in place by the first day of class. (Final arrangements must be made by the end of the first week of classes).

Shoulder Massage

OPTION 1
Tuition in full: $8,950.00

OPTION 2
Two Payments:
60% on first day of classes $5,370
40% half way through program $3,580

OPTION 3
*MONTHLY PAYMENT PLAN* (includes $15.00 service charge per month) Six equal payments: (Full time program) $1,506.67

STUDENT LOANS
Alberta and Canada Student Loans are available at http://studentaid.alberta.ca or inquire at our office: 403-331-5657 or 403-504-9694