750 HOURS; 6 MONTHS FULL-TIME, 9 MONTHS PART-TIME
Our Esthetics and makeup school will prepare you for a wide variety of career options, which may include:
We will provide you with the necessary education—theoretical, practical and artistry—to safely and professionally apply, perform and monitor an expansive list of services during your esthetician or makeup artist career. These services include:
If you want to learn how to become an esthetician or professional makeup artist, Tricoci University provides the most current, technically precise and versatile esthetician training available in the field today. Upon completion of our course, our students will have a secure foundation in all aspects of esthetics, skincare, and makeup. You will learn the scientific building blocks for skin: its function, properties, and needs.
At Tricoci University, we seek to develop graduates throughout Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin, including in or near Chicago, who can surpass industry expectations and make contributions in areas that are important to employers—confidence and knowledge to provide leading-edge services, ability to increase revenue through up-selling and retail sales of esthetician products, generating strong client relationships, and using superior sanitation practices as a professional esthetician or professional makeup artist.
To achieve this, we offer the most advanced in educational materials, equipment and facilities to cultivate an engaging learning experience. TUBC delivers most of its curriculum on an Apple iPad as part of your new student kit; yours to keep. Your education is also supported through the use of videos, demonstrations, guest artists, visual/practical presentations, lectures and hands-on experience. We monitor your education through practical and written examinations, making sure that you are well versed and prepared for the state board examinations.
Classroom instruction covering general theory and practical application of esthetics and skincare.
Primarily hands-on instruction on key technical concepts and science related to esthetics.
Primarily clinical application instruction covering a wide variety of esthetics procedures and methods.
Concepts for building clientele, upselling, and managing business
For more information on the tuition and kit cost for the Esthetics Program, please go to Consumer Information or check out our online tuition calculator (developed by the U.S. Department of Education), which then uses historical financial aid information to help estimate the net price you might pay for our any of our programs at each campus.
**The Normal campus has met all state regulations and is an approved educational institution for Cosmetology and Esthetics in IL. The campus is in the process of seeking accreditation approval from NACCAS. Federal student aid is not available at this time. We will seek approval for federal student aid once accreditation is granted.