Traditional massage schools can cost up to 10k — at The DEEPACADEMY School of Massage we invest in you! Affordable tuition at $5500 this includes books and student kit! Flexible payment plans offered.

Jessica Price, is bringing her 20+ years of experience to revolutionize the massage industry, while improving the lives of the therapists themselves, through AUSTINDEEP. Massage is a crucial element of physical longevity and at The DEEPACADEMY we are training you to be leading experts in your craft, not only building a job but a career path.

This is a 20 week intensive program. The first 10 weeks is done online in a cohort that is expert led, peer driven, Live Learning. Live learning is fun and engaging way to learn the course material needed to pass the MBLEX.The last 10 weeks is the hands-on portion taught at our lake austin location by our top massage instructors.

Looking for a job that feeds your spirit & pockets? Join Jessica’s vision that takes massage from its outdated state of inconsistency & service-level employment, to a well-respected, fulfilling, lifetime career.

The deadline for applications is March 29th, 2024!


The DEEPACADEMY gives you an opportunity to gain all of the knowledge needed for a lifelong career in massage therapy, and a chance to walk onto the team at AUSTINDEEP. We care about each of our students and walk alongside you throughout your journey.

Curriculum Overview

The DEEPACADEMY is a licensed, accredited, Texas massage school. The program’s coursework consists of 250 online hours and 250 hands-on, in-person hours, for a total of 500 hours of massage education. Here are some of the things we will be going over:

  • Sports & Deep Tissue Massage
  • Swedish Massage
  • Clinical Massage Therapy
  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Kinesiology
  • Pathology
  • Hydrotherapy
  • Health & Hygiene
  • Business Practices & Ethics
  • Chair Massage
  • Pregnancy Massage
  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Fascia

Intensive Program

We have combined the benefits of live, online, cohort-based learning with hands-on training from Austin’s massage experts. In just 20 weeks, you will be prepared to pass your MBLEx licensing exam and will be on your way to your new career. Once you receive your license, you will have the opportunity to join the AUSTINDEEP team.

Cohort-Based Learning

The DEEPACADEMY is cohort-based, meaning you will not be going through our process alone. Courses will take place in a virtual setting with a like-minded community.

  • Guest speakers
  • Group-based activities and course structure
  • Highly interactive – give and receive feedback and answer questions
  • Doing homework and studying with peers helps you feel supported
  • Your coaches and instructors are with you every step of the way


When do we start?

Dates for the upcoming cohort will show up when you click APPLY NOW. If those dates don’t work for your schedule, you can still move through the application process for that cohort and we’ll get you plugged in for a later date.

Will we have multiple program sessions?

The DEEPACADEMY runs several program sessions throughout the year. On your pre-application, there is an option to be considered for the next session if the one you have chosen is full.

Does submitting a pre-application guarantee me a spot?

We offer options for both submitting a pre-application, and joining our mailing list to stay up to date on DEEPACADEMY news. Submitting your pre-application does not guarantee a spot in our program. For more information about what our process will look like for you, check out our Program Details page.

What education or qualifications are required to apply?

A high school diploma, GED, or equivalent is required to apply to The DEEPACADEMY. We are looking for individuals with passion, commitment, and desire to level up and change their lives for the better. Spots are limited – apply now!

How much does tuition cost at The DEEPACADEMY?

The DEEPACADEMY offers significantly lower tuition rates than other traditional accredited massage schools – here, we invest in YOU. Tuition at the DEEPACADEMY is $5,500, while other massage schools can cost up to $10,000.

What happens after I complete the program?

Upon completion of The DEEPACADEMY (and passing the MBLEx), graduates will have an opportunity to join the AUSTINDEEP team. AUSTINDEEP offers rewarding career opportunities, learning experiences, and a wonderful team of dedicated individuals. Learn more about our career opportunities here.


Jessica Price
Jordan Wooldridge
Jason Bradley