Esthetician - Fast Track
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  • Program Length:
  • Two Year - Ontario College Diploma - (Delivered in less than 1 year)
  • Starts:
  • September

Program Vocational Learning Outcomes

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS
OSSD with the majority of courses at the College (C), University (U), University/College (M) or Open (O) level qualify for admission to this program.

Mature students - See Admission Procedures for details.

PROGRAM OVERVIEW
More and more people are viewing spa services as a vital part of their health and well being. An esthetician is an integral part of the spa team helping people find relaxation while improving their appearance. Graduates of this program are proficient in facials, specialized skin care and body treatments, manicures, nail enhancement, therapeutic pedicures, hair removal services and basic make-up artistry.

This program will appeal to students who are people oriented and compassionate while being comfortable with providing personal service. They must be willing to keep up with advances in esthetics and have a professional attitude.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
  • Focus on theory as well as practical skills
  • Basic business training to allow for entrepreneurship
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Graduates have the benefit of excellent employment prospects both locally and internationally. Typical positions include employment in spas, salons, health centres, retail beauty counters, and working in conjunction with dermatologists. Opportunities also exist in spa services on cruise ships and resorts.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
  • Program Physical Demands Analysis: B912 / K946

YOUR INVESTMENT
The standard tuition and compulsory fees for the current academic year:

2016-2017 Tuition Fees

For programs with Experiential Learning (Work Placement/Internship): Costs for accommodation, if needed, travel and related expenses is at the student's own expense. It is recommended for most programs, that students have access to a laptop or desktop computer while away from home during experiential learning periods.

Textbooks and other materials are in addition to Tuition Fees. Textbook prices may be found through the Bookstore website.

Please be aware that tuition and compulsory fees are subject to adjustment each year. The College reserves the right to change, amend or alter fees as necessary without notice or prejudice.

DIPLOMA REQUIREMENTS


Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 1
COS153
7
Skin Care Techniques I
COS152
5
Hair Removal
COS151
3
Human Anatomy
COS147
5
Pedicures
COS141
5
Nail Tech I
COS155G
3
Identity, Perception, and Beauty

Semester 2
SSC185G
3
Wellness, Mind and Body
COS253
7
Skin Care Techniques II
COS320
6
Makeup Artistry
COS236
6
Nail Tech II
COS210
3
Spa Business Practices
COS212
3
Computer Skills for Salons and Spas

Code
Credit
Course Name
Semester 3
COS349
3
Skin Care Techniques III
COS240
6
Esthetics Clinic I
COS340
6
Esthetics Clinic II
COS319
6
Spa Treatments
ELEC1030
3
General Education Elective