600 hours of in-class instruction includes theory, practical, hands-on training and technical development in areas of skin care, including:

• Facials • Diamond Peel • Makeup Application • Waxing

Instructors provide textbook, hands-on and theoretical training in the Esthetics/Skin Care program, as well as help students develop and display professional attitudes and strong client relationships.




Enrollment Requirements

Prerequisites for admission include:
1. High School Diploma or GED
2. All Students, no matter their previous education, must take a Placement Exam at Elite Cosmetology School
3. Photo ID
4. Social Security Card or proof of Eligible non-citizen status

Enrollment Process

1. Campus Tour.
2. Complete an Admissions Interview.
3. Review a copy of our School Catalog.
4. Take the Placement Exam at Elite Cosmetology School.
5. Complete and return the Admission Application with your $100.00 (non-refundable) Registration Fee.
6. If applying for Financial Aid; an appointment with our Financial Aid Office will be necessary.
7. Complete the Enrollment Agreement.
8. Attend Orientation.

Financial Aid*

1. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify (School Code 041754).
2. Private Pay.
3. GI Bill® (spouses or children).
4. MyCaa (military spouses E1 – E5).
5. State of California Department of Rehabilitation.
6. Military T.A.

*For more information on Finanical Aid please visit 

GI Bill® is a registered trademark of the United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)


2020-2021 Academic Year

Tuition And Fee Schedule for the Esthetician Course: (Subject to change with notice) All charges may be assessed and billed before starting of classes.

Tuition $7,950.00 ($13.25 per contracted hour)
*STRF ($4.00)
(Non-Refundable) Registration Fee $100.00
Kit and Books $605.72
Tax on Kit and Books $53.00

Total Cost of Esthetician Course $8,712.72

*STRF- Only applies to California Residents

Once issued/opened, the books and supplies are not returnable due to sanitary considerations. The Registration fee is not refundable.

NOTE: Length of course duration will vary in accordance to the number of hours the student is scheduled to attend on a weekly basis as stated on the enrollment agreement. However; a Full-time student scheduled to attend 35 hours per week could expect to graduate within 4.5 months.

Required Texbooks:
Milady’s Standard Esthetics: Fundamentals 2012: ISBN-13: 9781111306892 Suggested Retail Price: $139.36
Exam Review for Milady’s Standard Esthetics: ISBN-13: 9781111306922 | Suggested Retail Price: $46.34

Program Codes:
SOC Code – 39-5094 Skincare Specialists Esthetician
CIP Code – 12.0409 Aesthetician/Esthetician and Skin Care Specialist.