Cortiva Institute  Linthicum Heights Campus

517 Progress Drive

Suite A-J

Linthicum Heights, MD 21090

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A message from:

Hank Blakely

Campus Director

“A journey of a thousand miles begins with one first step. Always try and wake up in the morning motivated and go to bed satisfied that you have done everything in your power to be successful that day".



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Esthetics Training

Esthetics Training

660 Hours


Massage Therapy

720 Hours

Programs offered:

Campus Facility & Features

Cortiva Linthicum Heights offers comprehensive massage and skin care programs to guide students though their training and on to successful careers. Our campus is based in a well-equipped and spacious professional building with ample parking. We have 20 instructors onsite at our Cortiva Linthicum Heights campus, making this one of Cortiva’s largest campuses. There are many local employment opportunities in our area, including opportunities with well-known wellness chains like Massage Envy, Elements, and Hand and Stone. We are proud to be part of the local community here and continuously look to establish partnerships with other local businesses and organizations for community events.

Driving Directions & Parking

Cortiva Institute offers a wonderful campus for aspiring massage therapists and skin care professionals at our Linthicum Heights, Maryland, campus. This Cortiva campus is located at 517 Progress Drive, Suites A-J, in Linthicum Heights. This is a suburb of Baltimore in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, and is southwest of the city of Baltimore. We are located in the BWI business district, less than 3 miles from the airport. Local landmarks near our campus are the Royal Farms gas station, Exxon gas station, G&M Restaurant, and Hoyts Movie Theater. Conveniently, our campus is located directly off of Interstate 695 and Maryland Route 295 (or more commonly known as the Baltimore Washington Parkway), making commutes easy for students who drive to class. We are just north of Route 295, west of I-695, south of I-895, and east of I-195. Parking is available onsite at both the front and back sides of our building for Cortiva students who wish to drive to their classes at our Linthicum Heights campus. You can also take the CityLink Red Line or the CityLink Orange Line to Bus #73 and Bus #75 to reach us. The closest bus stop to campus is at Progress Drive and Digital Drive, just 0.2 miles from our building.

Benefits of This Campus Location

Linthicum Heights and the BWI business community neighbors the Baltimore metropolitan area, which is home to more than 10,000 residents. Students who attend courses here have excellent access to the Baltimore metropolitan area, which is home to more than 2.7 million people. City center is only about eight miles away and accessible by both car and public transportation. When you study here, you are also close to the Washington, D.C., metro area, which is about 35 miles from our campus and home to over six million people. Very close to our Linthicum Heights campus, Cortiva students have access to shops and eateries, including Urban Bar-B-Que, Toro Bravo, and popular chains like Ruby Tuesday and Cracker Barrel. We are also less than 5 minutes from the Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport for all your travel needs. With the exciting city of Baltimore so close by, students can check out top attractions while pursuing their education at Cortiva Linthicum Heights. Cortiva students may enjoy spending their off-days at the National Aquarium, watching baseball games at Oriole Park at Camden Yards or attending NFL football games at the Baltimore Raven’s stadium at M&T Bank Stadium. Other local attractions include the historic ships in Baltimore, Sagamore Spirit Distillery, the Walters Art Museum and the American Visionary Art Museum.