Why PCI?

Esthetics 2#1: Nationwide Placement Assistance – Placement is our goal for each and every graduate.

#2: Summit Salon Business Training and Level System– PCI Academy teaches you the business skills needed to ensure a successful career in the beauty industry.

#3: Books, Kits, and iPads are Provided – No hidden fees!

#4: PCI Academy Pays for Your State Board Exam AND Licensing Fee

#5: Free Continuing Education for Life – PCI Academy provides Continuing Education at no cost to you!

#6: One on One Monthly Coaching – Each month students meet with their coach to help track and achieve their personal and professional goals.

#7: Team Assisted Learning – While attending PCI, you will always be a part of a team.

#8: Partner Assisted Learning – When you begin school, you will be paired up with a mentor, a higher level student who has already started the journey you’re just beginning to embark upon. They will guide you through many of your firsts. You are never alone.

#9: Monthly Celebration – Every month we rally all of our students to celebrate their successes; and we always have a blast doing so!

#10: Flexible Schedules – Here at PCI Academy, we know life is busy! That’s why, for many of our programs, we offer a variety of schedules, with 20 hour/week, 30 hour/week, and 40/week options.

#11: We Offer Multiple Programs – Multiple licensure increases your earning potential! PCI Academy currently offers Cosmetology, Esthetics, Massage, and Nail Technology.


When Can I Start?

Your time is NOW! Our Esthetics program offers 8 different schedule options, with 18 hour/week and 20 hour/week options. So, what’re you waiting for?! Apply now and #ComeBeAPartOfIt!


What Will I Learn?

Esthetics is the study of caring for a beautifying the skin, as well as makeup application.

At PCI Academy, our educators are as diverse as they are knowledgeable. You will learn tips and tricks of the beauty industry that you cannot learn anywhere else. We teach our students cutting edge and timeless techniques, individualism and artistry, as well as the business skillset needed to ensure a successful career in the beauty industry. Most importantly, you’ll learn how to earn more doing what you love: making the world a more beautiful place.

  • Esthetics 3Skin Analysis
  • Custom Blend Facials
  • Back Facials
  • Chemical Hand, Foot, and Elbow Treatments
  • Traditional Microdermabrasion
  • Crystal-Free Microdermabrasion
  • Chemical Peels
  • Facial Waxing
  • Body Waxing
  • Brow and Lash Tinting
  • Body Treatments
  • Eyelash Extensions
  • Makeup Applications
  • Airbrush Makeup
  • Advanced Classes Conducted by Salon Professionals
  • Product knowledge of Bioelements and bareMinerals
  • Summit Salon Business Training


Can I Afford It?

  • $40 application fee
  • $140 signing fee

$10,789 tuition for our 600-hour program (includes books, kits, iPad, state board exam fee, licensing fee, and free Continuing Education for life)

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