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What will you learn
Hollywood Beauty Academy will prepare you from start to finish to work in a spa or to start your own practice. Every module begins with theory, followed by hands-on training. The modules consists of: Anatomy, Skin Analysis, Skin Care Products, Facials, Hair Removal, Makeup, Sanitation and Salon Management.
No prior skin care experience needed. Prospective students must pass 10th grade English before enrolling. A high school diploma or GED is not required.
220 hours. If you attend classes two days per week from 9am to 9pm, you will complete the course in 2.5 months.
English class instruction runs Tuesday to Wednesday from 9am to 9pm. Spanish class instruction runs Thursday to Friday from 9am to 9pm. Students are free to set their timing (ex. daytime only or nighttime only) based on their schedule.
At the end of the course, you will test with our lead instructors. You do not need to sit for a state exam.
$2,490. This includes 2.5 months of instruction, supplies, esthetics kit, apron, and all state board license and registration fees. We use the latest edition of Milady’s esthetics textbook, workbook and exam review books which can be purchased via Amazon. The ISBN numbers are listed below in the FAQ.
Only $500 is due at enrollment. The balance of tuition can be spread out over the 2.5 month program. This equates to $516 per month until graduation. If you decide to pay for the whole program at signup, you get a $200 discount.
We do not offer federal student loans or financial aid. However, most students will attest that this program is one of the best bang-for-your-buck programs in Orlando. Most students recoup their tuition within two months after graduation when working in a spa.
At the end of the course, you will test with our lead instructor. You do not need to sit for a state exam to become a licensed esthetician.
As a licensed esthetician, you are ready to work at a spa or to start your own salon. Once you have secured your license, it is highly recommended that you continue with your Full Specialist license as many spas value the range and flexibility of the additional training.
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When can I start?
For example, if you start in on week 3 of the current wheel, you would complete until week 10 and then finish when the class rotates past week 2.
I can only attend days or nights. Can I still enroll?
If you are bilingual, you could attend days-only from Tuesday to Friday and complete the program within 10 weeks by attending both English and Spanish classes.
Do you offer financial aid?
What is the ultimate cost versus a school that offers financial aid
At Hollywood Beauty Academy, the Esthetics program costs $1,790. The total cost of our program is cheaper than schools that offer financial aid because the Pell grant does not cover the total cost.
You can enroll in the program with a $500 deposit. Then it is $516 per month until full payment is made or until you graduate.
What books are required for the class?
MILADY STANDARD ESTHETICS TEXTBOOK, 12th EDITION. ISBN: 978-0357263792
MILADY STANDARD FOUNDATIONS TEXTBOOK, 1st EDITION ISBN: 0357263790
MILADY STANDARD ESTHETICS WORKBOOK, 12th EDITION. ISBN: 978-0357482841
MILADY STANDARD FOUNDATIONS WORKBOOK, 1st EDITION ISBN: 0357482840