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Looking for a rewarding career in Massage Therapy? There’s no better place to pursue it than Cortiva Institute.

Cromwell, Connecticut Campus – Massage Therapy

  • Cromwell, Connecticut

    45 Shunpike Road Suite 10

    Cromwell CT 06111

  • Phone

    (860) 667-1886

  • Hours

    Mon: 9:00am – 8:00pm
    Tues: 9:00am – 8:00pm
    Wed: 9:00am – 8:00pm
    Thur: 9:00am – 8:00pm
    Fri: 9:00am – 5:30pm
    Sat: 9:00am – 1:00pm
    Sun: Closed

Cortiva Institute’s Cromwell campus is located at 45 Shunpike Road in Cromwell, Connecticut. This campus location is at the very left side of the plaza past Marshalls on the side of the building. We are right off Routes 372, 9 and 91!!! The Berlin Turnpike is also close! We share a plaza with Massage Envy, Chicago Sam’s, Marshall’s and Shop Rite.

If you’re coming from the New Haven area, take Route 91 North to exit 2, Route 372. Continue for 1.4 miles and the plaza is on your left!

If you are coming from the Westport area, follow 95 North to 91 North and then proceed with the directions above.

If you are coming from the Groton area, follow 95 South to Route 9 North. Take that to exit 19 for 372 Cromwell. Continue on 372 for just under a half mile and the plaza will be right there!

If you are coming from the North, take 91 South to exit 19 for 372 Cromwell. Continue on 372 for just under a half mile and the plaza will be there!

In Cromwell, Cortiva Institute has a wonderful facility with a variety of educational tools and features to make learning productive and enjoyable. We are located in a 15,000-square-foot facility with a variety of large classrooms as well as a student clinic and meditation room. We have 20 instructors on staff in Cromwell, making this one of the comprehensive facilities that Cortiva offers. In fact most staff/faculty are graduates of the program who went out, got their experience and came back to us!

Our Cromwell campus staff has connections with numerous local massage practices, medical facilities, and spas, such as Cromwell Massage & Wellness, Massage Envy, Massage Green Spa, Red Door, and Elements Massage. Additionally, Cromwell students have the fortunate opportunity to engage in clinical practice onsite, right here at the Cromwell Cortiva Institute Student Clinic. We are happy to be a part of the Cromwell community!

Cortiva’s Cromwell location is just minutes from Hartford, Connecticut, as well as many surrounding towns, giving newly graduating students many options for employment and community involvement. The city of Hartford is only about 15 minutes from our Cromwell campus, while Providence is about 1.5 hours away and New York City about 2hours from here. Therefore, Cromwell is a great place to be if you’re looking to be centrally located to the very best that New England and the Tri-State Area have to offer.

Central Connecticut State University, Hubbard Park, Mill Woods Park, and the Mattabesett Trail are all in close proximity to our campus. Meanwhile, the campus itself is surrounded by many convenient retail stores and eateries, including Wooster St for pizza, Price Rite,Marshall’s, Stop & Shop, and Dunkin Donuts. Chicago Sam’s, Massage Envy, Dairy Queen are nearby as well.

A wonderful place in the Cromwell area to spend time is Wadsworth Falls, located within the Wadsworth Falls State Park in Middletown. This is an ideal place to go for a walk, run, or hike to get some exercise and enjoy the fresh air and natural scenery of Connecticut when you’re not in class or studying.
With a population of just over 14,000, Cromwell is a pleasant place to get around, with all of the local amenities you could want and easy access to the educational, networking, and social opportunities you need to establish yourself in the field of massage therapy in the state of CT! New Haven is a close distance as well with many shoreline opportunities from Norwalk to Groton, we are well poised to help the entire state as well as the surrounding areas!

Why Cortiva?

  • Convenient day and night classes that fit your life
  • Support in finding a career that brings you joy
  • Accomplished instructors and faculty to guide your development
  • Financial aid available for those who qualify

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Cortiva Institute gives you the tools and confidence to succeed, from our holistic, hands-on curriculum, to industry experienced faculty—all practicing specialist in their field—who guide you every step of the way.

Cortiva Institute doesn't just teach. We engage, excite and inspire you to make massage therapy your own.

Al Shakise Anderson

If you want to take that leap from your dead end job to a career in massage therapy,Cortiva Institute is the place to be

Al Shakise Anderson
Licensed Massage Therapist
Cortiva Graduate
Erin Weinberger

Not only was the Cortiva environment extremely inviting,but from a financial and timing standpoint, it was the perfect match

Erin Weinberger
Licensed Massage Therapist
Cortiva Graduate
Lucy Valle

What I love most about Cortivais that it's a family atmosphere

Lucy Valle
Licensed Massage Therapist
Medical Massage Practitioner
Cortiva Instructor

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