Manicurist – Course Outline (600 Hours)
CIP Code – 12.0410

  • A. Procedures (320 Hours)
  • B. Bacteriology, Sanitation, and Safety (100 Hours)
  • C. Professional Practices (80 Hours)
  • D. Arms and Hands (70 Hours)
  • E. Orientation, Rules, Laws and Preparation (15 Hours)
  • F. Equipment, Implements, and Supplies (15 Hours)

Manicurist Tuition

Tuition $7,700
Textbooks and Kit $800
Application Fee $100
Total Cost $8,600

Cost of attendance amounts are estimates only and are used in determining financial aid.  The school does not charge students for cost of attendance items.  For actual cost of attendance amounts, please schedule an appointment with a financial aid administrator.

Room & Board $403 (Dependent) $1044 (Independent)
Transportation $329
Misc/Personal $299 (Dependent) $561 (Independent)

Manicurist Admission Requirements

1. Be at least 17 years of age;
2. Have completed the 7th grade;
3. Possess a high school diploma or GED.

Types of Employment

Nail Technician
Salon Owner/Manager
Product Developer/Representative/Consultant
School Owner/Manager

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 Manicurist Course Schedules

Day; Tuesday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 1:30 PM, English