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Professionals (Applications & Forms)

Licensing Services

Massage Therapists (MT)



  • Original MT Licensure by Examination: You have completed an approved massage therapy program and passed an examination related to massage therapy.
  • Original MT Licensure by Endorsement: You hold an active MT license/registration in another state, U.S. territory or foreign country and have maintained either 400 hours of active practice in the last year or 24 hours of Continuing Competency/Continuing Education in the last two years.
  • Renew: You currently hold a Colorado MT license that is up for renewal and you wish to keep it active.
  • Reinstate: Your Colorado MT license expired and you wish to activate the license.

NOTICE: Application for MT Licensure is Online ONLY!

Those wishing to apply for an original MT license by Examination or Endorsement must now do using the online system.  Please use the link below to be directed to Online Services.  Upon your first visit, you must register an account with the division.

A checklist of required items is also posted below.  It is highly recommended that you review the checklist before you begin the online application to ensure you are prepared to submit all required information and documentation.


Applications & Forms


Massage Therapist Online Application Checklist - Examination or Endorsement
Fingerprint and Background Check Instructions

Application to Reinstate an Expired License


Verification of MT Practice (for Endorsement ONLY)  


License Expiration Grace Period for New Applicants. All new applicants who are issued a license within 120 days of the upcoming renewal expiration date will be issued a license with the subsequent expiration date. For example, a license issued between October 1, 2014, and January 31, 2015, will reflect a license expiration date of December 31, 2016. Licenses issued prior to October 1, 2014, will reflect an expiration date of January 31, 2015, and must renew in the next renewal period.

License Renewal Information. All Massage Therapist licenses expire on January 31 of odd-numbered years and must be renewed to continue practicing.



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