Phagans | School of Hair Design


Our Curriculum
Our esthetics program is designed to give students the tools they need to build a fun and rewarding career in the beauty industry. Students can learn valuable skills in this 600 hour course such as:

  • Facials
  • Waxing
  • Electrotherapy
  • Microdermabrasion
  • Peels
  • Makeup artistry
  • Eyelash extensions
  • Much more

If you are excited to start your journey to an exciting new career as an esthetician you can request enrollment information here.

Career Possibilities
Becoming a certified esthetician can open a variety of different career opportunities. Some of the places where esthetics graduates may find jobs include:

  • Salons
  • Spas
  • Cosmetics companies
  • Dermatology clinics
  • Resorts
  • Many more

In addition to finding employment opportunities, certified estheticians can explore the possibility of self-employment. Starting your own business, building a client base, or working freelance are all great options for estheticians.

If any of these career options appeal to you, contact us. We can help you get the training you need to pursue them!

Have a Smooth Transition from School to Career
At Phagans we strive to provide a learning environment that prepares you for a successful career. Our esthetics students can enjoy one-on-one training and getting practical experience in our on-campus spa. Working with our instructors in a spa environment can help prepare you to enter the workforce without skipping a beat!

If you’re ready to start your training to become a certified esthetician, request more information by filling out the form. Once you submit it, we’ll contact you and answer any questions you may still have and help you start the enrollment process. We can’t wait to meet you!

  • Request More Information

Units of Instruction

Facials 50
Massage 50
Body Treatments 10
Esthetic Treatments 40
Make-up 30
Make-up Color Theory 5
Artificial Lash Application 5
Basic Electricity 5
Electrical Facial Equipment 5
Electrotherapy/Light Therapy 10
Basic Chemistry 10
Esthetic Chemistry 20
Morphology of Hair 5
Temporary Hair Removal 30
Anatomy 10
Histology/Physiology of Skin 10
Skin Diseases & Disorders 40
Room Set-up 5
Contraindications 5
Client Consultation/Documentation 5
Career Development 100
Safety & Sanitation 150
Total Training Hours 600

Textbook Disclosure


2013, 11TH EDITION
ISBN 13: 978-1-1113-0689-2

2013, 11TH EDITION
ISBN 13: 978-1-1113-0691-5

2013, 11TH EDITION
ISBN 13: 978-1-1113-0709-7

Program Information

Grading Scale

Student grades will be based on theory assignments, theory exams, practical assignments and practical exams. Students must achieve a grade of C (75%) or better to be considered acceptable according to the following grading scale:

A 90% to 100% Superior
B 80% to 89% Execellent
C 75% to 79% Satisfactory
F 74% or less Unsatisfactory

Hourly Breakdown of All Courses

Safety & Sani.
H + E + N 1,450 250 350 150 100 2,300
H + E 1,450 250 - 150 100 1,950
H + N 1,450 - 350 150 100 2,050
H 1,450 - - 150 100 1,700
E + N - 250 350 150 100 850
E - 350 - 150 100 600
N - - 350 150 100 600
B 1,100 - - 150 100 1,350
C - - - - - 1,000
H = Hair Design, E = Esthetics, N = Nails Technology, B = Barbering, C = Cadet Instructor

All courses (except Cadet Instructor) each contain the required units of 100 hours of Career Development and 150 hours of Safety and Sanitation. If you have already completed one or more of the courses and want to return to complete another subject, you must complete at least the following hours, plus have an evaluation of your prior hours to credit to the Career Development and Safety & Sanitation requirements:

To learn more about our schools’ graduation rates and other statistics, click the links below: