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AIM is a proprietary school owned and operated by Rose McWilliams-Nowak, LMT.

The school was founded in 2022 with the first class convening in Fall 2023. 

Alpena Institute of Massage (AIM) is a premier massage institute located in beautiful Alpena, Michigan. We offer a comprehensive 625-hour program designed to equip students with the skills and knowledge they need to become successful massage therapists. Our program is led by experienced and qualified instructors who are committed to providing students with a supportive and engaging learning environment. In addition to hands-on training, our program includes courses in anatomy and physiology, kinesiology, pathology, and ethics, ensuring that students have a thorough understanding of the human body and the principles of safe and effective massage therapy.


At AIM, we believe that practical experience is crucial to becoming a skilled massage therapist. That's why we provide students with ample opportunities to practice their techniques on real clients in our on-site student clinic. Upon graduation from our program, students will have the skills and confidence they need to succeed in a variety of career settings.

Students will enjoy our updated facility which features high-quality massage tables and stools, detailed charts, anatomical models and a library containing educational DVDs, anatomy books and massage texts. 


AIM is the perfect place to start your journey towards a fulfilling career in massage therapy. If you're ready to AIM HIGHER, contact us today to start achieving your career goals!

Mission Statement

To inspire and prepare students to be competent and confident massage therapists who will enhance the health of their communities while serving them with intention, integrity and respect.


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