Esthetic and Laser Institute, Fairfax County: Founded in 1992, The Esthetic Institute is an aesthetics and cosmetics training school located in Vienna, Virginia. We offer a range of full and part-time training and certification programs in cosmetology specialties that include Esthetics, Medical Esthetics, Laser Hair Removal, Laser Skin Specialist, Massage Therapist, Makeup Artistry, Permanent Cosmetics, and more.
- Esthetics (Standard)
- Medical Esthetics
- Master Esthetics
- Permanent Cosmetics
- Makeup Artistry
- Waxing Technician
- Nail Technician
- Laser Hair Removal
- Laser Skin Specialist
- Massage Therapy
What Makes The Esthetic Institute Different? - 99% State Board Exam pass rate
- "Real World" experience with clientele
- Highly professional, trained instructors
- Guest artists & speakers
- "First Class" business training
- Highest quality professional products
Accreditation: We are licensed by the State Council for Higher Education (SCHEV). In addition, The Esthetic Institute has been offering training programs as licensed by the Virginia Board of Cosmetology since 1992.
Hollins University is a private university located in Roanoke VA that offers women's undergraduate and co-ed graduate programs with a liberal arts focus. Program categories include Business, Classical Studies, History, Music, and more. A Hollins liberal arts education provides the kind of skills that employers and graduate schools value the most.
Hollins University offers undergraduate liberal arts education for women, selected graduate programs for men and women, and community outreach initiatives. The Hollins curriculum and cocurricular programs prepare students for lives of active learning, fulfilling work, personal growth, achievement, and service to society.
Our students work with talented faculty members who are published poets, novelists, essayists, and scholars. We have received national acclaim for the works of our graduates (four have won Pulitzer Prizes) and for our distinctive approach to teaching.
Hollins University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, to award degrees at the bachelor and master's levels. Hollins is on the approved list of the American Association of University Women.
Undergraduate Degree Programs:
- Classical Studies
- Environmental Studies
- Gender & Women
- Political Science
Coed Graduate Degree Programs:
- Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT)
- Children's Literature (M.A., M.F.A.)
- Creative Writing (M.F.A.)
& many more ...
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The University of Richmond, located on the border of the city of Richmond and Henrico County, Virginia, is a private, liberal arts university that offers a range undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Course categories include Criminal Justice, Biology, Film Studies, Psychology, and many more.
The University of Richmond provides a learning environment unlike any other in higher education, offering students an extraordinary combination of the liberal arts with law, business, leadership studies, and continuing education.
Small class sizes with zero teaching assistants facilitate close interaction between students and faculty. And learning opportunities such as undergraduate research, study abroad and internships give a hands-on perspective to classroom study.
We are characterized by a distinctly integrated student experience—a rich and innovative life for students inside and outside the classroom - and a determination to engage as a meaningful part of the Richmond community, and the nation.
The University of Richmond is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and juris doctor degrees.
Bachelor & Masters Degree Programs:
- Arts Management
- Criminal Justice
- Environmental Studies
- Film Studies
- Medical Humanities
- Law Studies Abroad
- Continuing Education Programs
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)
- Master of Health Administration, and many more ...
Emory & Henry College, in Emory, Southwest Virginia, is a liberal arts college offering more than 25 academic undergraduate degree programs of study, and more than 50 Bachelor degree programs. Academic course categories include Political Science, English, History, Business Administration, and more. Founded in 1836, Emory & Henry is the oldest college in Southwest Virginia. It is also one of the few colleges in the South to have operated more than 160 years under the same name and with the same affiliation: the United Methodist Church.
Students complete a required liberal arts core curriculum that spans four years and emphasizes a global perspective on history, literature, and culture.
Emory & Henry College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelor's and master's degrees.
More than 50 extra and co-curricular clubs and organizations are active on Emory & Henry's campus, including student media and student government, academic and interest groups, honor societies, performance groups, religious organizations, an active outdoor club and fraternities and sororities.
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Virginia International University (VIU) was established in 1998 with the goal of providing affordable, quality higher education for students preparing to meet the ever-evolving needs and opportunities of the 21st Century workforce. Located in Fairfax, Virginia, just minutes from Washington, DC, VIU is an independent academic establishment combining a liberal arts tradition with emphasis on career orientation.
We are currently offering graduate and undergraduate level programs in computer science, business, and management fields, as well as full and part-time certificates in a variety of professional and technical fields, including English as a second language (ESL). VIU's MBA program enables students to gain knowledge in the core business areas of management, finance, marketing, and decision-making.
Virginia International University is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS), a national accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
- Master of Business Administration (MBA)
- Master of Information Systems (MIS)
- Master of Science in Computer Science (MCS)
- Master of Arts in TESOL
- Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
- Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
- Small Business Management Certificate
- Medical Administrative Assistant Certificate
- IT Specialist Certificate, and more...