Learn the skills necessary to succeed at IBMC’s Esthetician school
What to Expect as a Student
As a student of the Esthetician program, you will receive both classroom and practical hands-on training. Every step of the way is student focused — from the time you start classes to your graduation.
Our experienced educators will teach you the skills and knowledge needed in the areas of facials and skin care, makeup application and hair removal services. You will learn the latest trends in esthetics and skin care, along with in-depth instruction in salon and business skills.
Upon completion of the certificate program, our students will be prepared to take the Colorado Esthetician Examination for licensure.
Hands-on Experience & Career Opportunities
IBMC College Esthetician students will be able to perfect their skills in the on-site Student Beauty Services Clinics. With supervision by licensed educators, students will received real-world experience by interacting with clients and performing a variety of skin care services. This experience develops confidence and skills for success, along with positive professional readiness.
Licensed Estheticians work in a number of different skin care settings. Many of our alumni go on to work at hair and beauty salons, day spas, residential facilities, department stores, cruise lines, or medical offices.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the occupation of Estheticians is projected to grow faster than the average of all occupations through 2026 — growing 14% across the United States.**
Graduates of IBMC College’s Esthetician program can start their beauty careers with confidence! Licensed Estheticians can work in careers such as:
- Skin Care Specialist
- Spa or Salon Esthetician
- Salon Operator
- Wax Specialist
- Makeup Artist
- Beauty Advisor
- Cosmetics Buyer
*As prescribed, IBMC College’s Esthetician Certificate program can be completed in 6 months.
**U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook: Skincare Specialists
“IBMC College helped me gain the confidence to strive for bigger and better things. With the support I received, I was able to push myself out of my comfort zone. Now, I get to help others feel wonderful about themselves!”
- Brandy Winegardner, IBMC Cosmetology Graduate
- Hair Removal
- Facials and Skincare
- Facial Makeup
- Management, Ethics, Interpersonal Skills and Salesmanship
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Program Kit* includes:
- Makeup kit that includes 7 piece brush kit, liner pencils, lip color wheel, concealer wheel, powders, foundations, eye shadow pallet, mascaras, lip glosses, and carrying case.
- Skin Care kit that includes facial cleansers, masks, serums, lip enhancement complex, moisturizers, eyebrow set, body brush set, cape, manikin and carrying case.
- Voucher for 1 Cherokee 3/4 sleeve white lab coat
- Personalized name badge
Locations & Schedules:
IBMC College’s Esthetician certificate program is offered at all IBMC College’s campus locations in northern Colorado — making it easy for you to fit your education goals into your lifestyle and schedule.
Plus, as part of our commitment to accelerated training, we offer class starts for our Esthetician program multiple times a year — because when you are ready to change your life, there is no reason to wait.
Tuition and Fees:
The full tuition cost depends on the program you choose, military status, and financial aid you may qualify for. Get the details on your specific program and personal needs.
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