Small Class Sizes
Small class sizes allow students to receive individualized instruction and the attention they deserve
Skills for Diverse Career Paths
Esthetician graduates work in diverse job environments including medical spas, dermatology offices, independent spa rooms, day spas & salons, in make-up artistry, etc. Our program teaches a wide range of skills so students can experiment, learn, and choose their own career path. Many programs have limited offerings that commit students to career paths that may not fit their goals
Real World Training
In our modern student spa, which won Modern Salon Media’s School Facilities Award, students practice advanced techniques such as microdermabrasion, chemical peels, LED light therapy, body treamtments, custom blend facials, and more!
Turning Your Skills into Income
Students receive training in business skills such as social media marketing, networking, retailing, upgrading, and client retention so they have the tools to be financially successful in their career
Job Search Skills
Students train in resume creation, mock interviews, and job search strategy. Each graduate completes a Career Counseling Session to guide their search
Students receive laptops in their student kit and utilize technology in the classroom and in the student spa to enhance learning and prepare them for esthetician life in the new tech economy. Alexander Paul Institute was honored for use of Technology in the Modern Salon Media Excellence in Education Awards.
Esthetics Program700 Hours (35 Weeks, Approximately 8.2 Months) - Thursday - Saturday 9am-5:30pm
The Esthetics Program prepares students for a career as a licensed esthetician working in the beauty industry in establishments such as medical spas or medi spas, dermatology offices or clinics, day spas & salons, independent spa rooms, destination spas, in make-up artistry, etc. Students learn:
- European & Custom Blend Facials
- Eyebrow Shaping
- Body Waxing & Brazilian Waxing
- Body Treatments
- LED Light Therapy
- Oxygen Facials
- Chemical Resurfacing
- Makeup Application
- Airbrush Makeup
- Sunless Spray Tanning
- Business Skills, Social Media Marketing, Pre-Booking, Upgrading, Retailing
- Job Search Skills, Resumes, Mock Interviews
- Much More!
The Esthetics Program includes 100 more hours than required in North Carolina to teach extra skills beyond the standard curriculum required to get an esthetician license. Our program includes 2 extra texts, Skin Care: Beyond the Basics & Make-Up Designory’s Beauty Make-up Text. Students also receive and review the Bioelements: The Manual.
Tuition & Fees
- Application Fee $45
- Student Kit & Books (Includes Tax) $1,123.50
- Tuition $8,630
Financial Aid is Available for Those Who Qualify. Private Payments can also be financed through the school at no interest.
Upcoming Start Dates
- February 1, 2018 - Application Deadline 1/20/18
- July 12, 2018 - Application Deadline 6/30/18
- October 18, 2018 - Application Deadline 10/6/18
Enrollment closes once a class is full, and this can occur before the application deadline. In 2017, 2 of 3 start dates were at capacity and could not accept students. Applicants are encouraged to apply early.