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Program Length:

600 hours


Esthetics is the study of the skin, its associated structures, skin diseases, and skin disorders. It includes the related services of esthetics, make-up, body wrapping and body treatments, temporary hair removal, eyebrow arching, lash and brow tints, and artificial lash application.


Students progress through the course in four levels: freshman, sophomore, junior and senior. To progress from one level to the next, students must complete the required hours, required operations, written evaluations and practical evaluations for each level.

Freshman level is three weeks and is spent in a classroom setting where students learn the basics in esthetics and practice on each other and models. Students are given written and practical evaluations at the end of each week.

After successful completion of the 3 weeks of freshman classes, students are assigned to the clinic floor to begin practice of practical skills and customer service skills. Once assigned to the clinic, students attend other classes each week.

In addition to the above mentioned classes, students also attend half- and full-day classes at the sophomore, junior, and senior levels to increase their skills in esthetics, business, and to help them prepare for their licensing exams.

Course Goals

  • To qualify to take the Oregon State Board of Barber and Hairdressers National written exam, which covers the subjects of the care of skin, esthetics treatments and body wrapping, temporary hair removal, make-up, lash & brow tinting and artificial lash application.
  • To identify skin diseases and disorders.
  • To perform tasks of Esthetics Technology in a proficient manner that will support the graduate in employment.
  • To have an awareness of personal self worth, pride and professionalism.
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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:

A90% to 100%Superior
B80% to 89%Excellent
C75% to 79%Satisfactory
F74% or lessUnsatisfactory

Program Hours

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

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11860 SE 82nd Ave
Happy Valley, OR
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