This program is 600 hour/333 minimum service hours exact combination of the Nail Technician and Skin Care/Facial Specialist Programs. Students may start with the Nail or the Facial portion of the program.

This program may be completed in 26 weeks. Scheduling is flexible to meet student’s needs.

Upon completion: Diploma and Eligibility for License by registration. State Board Exam is not required.

For detailed description of the program please see our catalog.

This program is approved for Financial Aid under Title IY. Financial Aid is available to qualified applicants. For more information please see our Financial Aid page and Consumer Information Handbook.



The Higher Education Act of 1965 requires proprietary and vocational colleges to provide an eligible program of training to prepare students for Gainful Employment. Below you will find information for related occupations listed for Full Specialists. The web link will provide information for tasks, knowledge, skills, abilities, work activities, work context, job zone, education, interests, work styles, work values, related occupations, wages and employment trends, other sources and additional information. Also included is the on-time graduation rate, tuition, fees, books and supplies, job placement, and median loan debt incurred.

Program SOC Code and name is 39-5092.00 and 39-5094.00 Manicurists and Pedicurists and Skincare Specialists. SOC web site is located at

Cost of Attendance:

Course Application Books Kit Total Tuition
Full Specialist $100.00 $642.00 $910.00 $3,700.00 $5,352.00
Overall Placement Rate 100%
On-time Graduation rate for students graduating between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014 100%

* Prestige Health & Beauty Sciences Academy does not provide room and board

Median Loan Rates (covering 2013-2014 Award Year)

Title IV Loan Rate                      $ 1,658

No Private or Institutional Loans at graduation

Monthly payments for the Direct Loan program start at $50.00. To calculate your monthly repayment amount for your total student loan borrowed you can access

For the Job placement rate report above the information is done through the following methods:

  1. Who is included?
    All students who graduated between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014 and were licensed by the State of Florida to practice as Full Specialist.
  2. What Type of Job?
    Nail Technician ,Makeup Artist, Makeup Designer, Special Effects Makeup Artist, Commercial Makeup Artist, Manicurist, Pedicurist, Esthetician, Skin Care Specialist, Spa Technician, Medical Esthetician, Skin Care Technician.
  3. When were they employed?
    All students listed as placed must have been working between July 1, 2013 and June 30, 2014
  4. How were graduates tracked?Mailing surveys and direct contact by calling the graduates’ and employers.

The placement rate was calculated using the accrediting agency formula and reported to COUNCIL ON OCCUPATIONAL EDUCATION (COE)

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