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EXPLORE BARBERING

Master the foundations of hair anatomy, physiology, and sanitation

Receive hands-on instructions on the latest hair cutting, coloring, and grooming techniques

Gain real-world experience while practicing on clients in the school’s barbershop

Learn customer service skills, marketing concepts, and business fundamentals

Prepare to pass California’s Cosmetology state board examination

Participate in barber battle and other competitions in order to sharpen your skills

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EXPLORE COSMETOLOGY

Master the foundations of hair anatomy, physiology, and sanitation

Prepare to pass California’s Cosmetology state board examination

Receive Hands-on instructions on the latest hair cutting and grooming techniques with our haircutting education partner, Elevation H. Elevation H is a global hair education company dedicated to the art, technique, and business of hair

Experience practicing professional techniques on clients at the school’s salon

Learn customer service skills, marketing concepts, and business fundamentals

Become an expert at using the Wella Professionals product line in a salon environment. Our team of educators are proud to provide our students with comprehensive training with the best styling and coloring techniques available

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EXPLORE ESTHETICIAN

Receive in-depth instruction in skincare, maintenance, and functions for spa-quality services

Prepare to pass California’s state board examination for Esthetics

Use the Dermalogica product line. Dermalogica is a global skincare company founded by professionals at The International Dermal Institute

Gain real-world experience practicing on clients in the school’s treatment spa

Practice customer service skills, social media marketing concepts, and business fundamentals

Learn the basics of the Make-Up Designory approach as part of the 80-hour MUD Beauty Essentials course

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EXPLORE MANICURING/NAIL CARE

Acrylic application sculpture and tips

Chemistry of nail products and enhancements

Spa manicure and pedicure with massage

Basics of nail care

Prepare for your state board licensing exam

Develop and maintain client relationships

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EXPLORE MUD MAKEUP

Study the basics of the MUD approach as part of your cosmetology or esthetician training

Train in a hands-on learning environment

Earn a MUD Beauty Essentials Certificaticate by completing the 80-hour Make-Up Designory Beauty Essentials course

Practice makeup application fundamentals like base matching, color correction, contours, and highlight

Learn about bone structure and how to properly give a facial analysis

Transfer credit from a completed MUD course to one of MUD’s main campuses in Los Angeles or New York

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Our mission is to equip our students with the tools necessary to succeed in the beauty industry by providing exceptional technical education in the classroom and servicing our local communities. The training our students receive will enable them to successfully attain employment in the beauty industry and related fields.

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