Esthetician Course

Do you have a passion for helping people feel relaxed? Do you want to help others feel beautiful? Our esthetician program could be your perfect fit! Here at Career Academy of Beauty, you can learn everything you need to know about being an esthetician.

Student and instructor working togetherWhy Career Academy of Beauty?

When our students invest effort into achieving their dreams, we invest in helping them be the best beauty professionals they can be. We want your time here to be more than educational. We want it to be meaningful in as many ways as possible!

Here are a few reasons we stand out:

Learning from Beauty Industry Experts

Our educators have had years of experience in the beauty industry. Not only teaching students but working with clients in salons and spas. Our educators understand their students because they were once students as well. They want to help you succeed. Let these beauty experts be your guide in building your beautiful future!

Not only do we have dedicated experts, but we also have a large network of beauty industry experts. With 50+ years of experience educating beauty professionals, we have developed amazing relationships with many stylists, salons, and spas. These industry experts often visit our school to educate our students through demonstrations and workshops.

Seize the opportunity to learn from these amazing professionals and learn more today!

Extensive Hands-on Training

We know sitting in a large lecture hall is not the best way to learn, especially for future estheticians. CAofB believes that 75% of your training needs to be hands-on practice* in our specially designed esthetic department to have great skin care techniques.

Often, college grads feel underprepared for employment after college. We don’t want our students to feel that way. With this hands-on experience, you can feel more confident when entering the workforce. Feel prepared and stand out to employers!

Trail Blazers

At CAofB we know that basic State Board skin training is not enough. CAofB was the first innovator of specialized skincare training in Orange County. With this training, we can prepare our students for a variety of careers. From spa treatments to waxing, we want our students to blaze their trails with the skills they’ve learned at CAofB.

Nuts & Bolts Business Training Program

To be a successful esthetician, we know it takes more than knowing the latest skincare treatments. It also takes business know-how. That’s where Nuts & Bolts comes in.

CAofB is an official Nuts & Bolts member school. We are striving to deliver the most complete educational experience possible for you to think and act like a business person. So not only can you be an amazing esthetician who helps others, you can help yourself by having the skill you need to thrive in this industry.

Esthetician student giving a client a facialEsthetician Program Details

In this program, you can learn everything you need to know to be an esthetician. You can learn about:

  • Peels
  • Waxing
  • Masks
  • Spa Treatment
  • Face Mapping
  • Skin Analysis
  • Beauty Makeup
  • Business Training
  • And So Much More!

Esthetics Schedule

It’s important to enroll in an esthetician program that works with your schedule. That is why we offer both full-time and part-time schedules. In our part-time schedule, we have both day and night classes. This is perfect for people who are working, parents, or both!

Here are our schedules:

Full-Time:
4 1/2 Months | 40 Hours a week
Mon-Fri or Tue-Sat | 8:30 am–5 pm
(Saturdays mandatory on some Financial Aid programs)

Part-Time:
5 1/2 Months | 30 Hours a week
Mon-Fri or Tue-Sat | 8:30 am–2:30 pm
(Saturdays mandatory on some Financial Aid programs)

OR

8 1/2 Months | 20 Hours a week
Tue-Fri | 5 pm–10 pm
(Sat optional)

6 1/2 Months | 28 hours a week
Tue-Fri 5 pm – 10 pm
Sat | 8:30 am–5 pm

Class Materials

While a majority of the course is hands-on learning, you still need to develop a foundation of knowledge within the classroom. With the guidance of our talented educators, we use the following materials to build your knowledge:

  • Milady Esthetician Textbook ISBN: 978-1-4283-1892-2
  • Milady Online Access
  • Nuts & Bolts Business Program – Ebooks and Online Access

Financial Aid

At CAofB, we know that going to beauty school is an investment. We want to help make that investment a little easier. That’s why we offer and accept several types of financial aid* to students who qualify.

  • Pell Grants
  • Supplemental Grants
  • Direct Lending Program
  • Institutional Scholarships
  • And More!

We don’t want finances to get in the way of your dreams. If you want to learn what financial options may be best for you, contact us and we will be happy to explore your options.

Esthetician massaging a clients neckTake Your First Step!

Are you ready to start your journey into esthetics? We are ready to take those first steps with you! To learn more about CAofB, reach out to us so we can set up a tour. We look forward to getting to know you and showing you around our amazing campus. You can fill out our form online or give us a call for more information.

See you soon!

*Financial aid available to those who qualify.
*All services performed by students under the supervision of licensed instructors.

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2019 GE Esthetician Disclosure

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