Ontario College Diploma
About the program
Learn to perform a full range of treatments available in salons and spas today. Be trained in our fully equipped esthetic lab and student-run community spa, where you will gain valuable hands-on work experience under the supervision of trained and knowledgeable faculty. Graduates can expect careers in salons and spas, health and wellness centres, resorts, cosmetic sales, editorial work, and esthetic training and education.
|EST115||–||3||Intro to Spa/Practicum|
|EST117||–||7||Professional Nail Techniques|
|EST118||–||6||Fundamentals of Skin Care – Practical I|
|EST119||–||4||Fundamentals of Skin Care – Theory I|
|EST161||–||4||Make-up Artistry I|
|EST166||–||7||Student Esthetician Clinic|
|EST167||–||4||Advanced Skin Care Theory II|
|EST168||–||6||Advanced Skin Care Practical II|
|EST169||–||4||Makeup Artistry and Advanced Trends|
|GEN110||–||3||Student Selected General Elective|
|EST135||–||3||Anatomy and Physiology|
|EST210||–||7||Advanced Spa Techniques and Body Therapies|
|EST209||–||3||The Spa Business and Entrepreneurship|
Ontario Secondary School Diploma, and ENG4C/ENG4U, equivalent, or mature student test.
Are you missing program prerequisites?
Are you missing prerequisites for a program? We can help! SGEI offers common prerequisite courses during the summer, or we can arrange for you to complete a test to enter the program. All you have to do is apply, and we will be in touch with you.
- Tuition: $5427 (estimated)
- Textbooks: $1500 (estimated)
If you need assistance funding your education, visit our Financial Aid page to learn more about bursaries, grants, OSAP and more.
Meet your coordinator(s)
Our dedicated program coordinators are here to help you succeed, both in and out of the classroom.
Have questions? Connect with a coordinator!
Have questions about this program? Contact a coordinator directly or submit your question(s) below and a program coordinator will reach out to you.
Esthetician graduates can expect to find work as an esthetician, makeup artist, manicurist, or nail technician.
Where you might work
- Cosmetic sales or retail
- Self-employment or contract work