Find a beauty school in California: Cosmetology program in Fresno, massage therapy certification for beginners & beauty industry professionals. Esthetician training including skincare & make-up classes in Fresno County, San Joaquin Valley CA.
Federico Career Colleges: Federico Career College is a family-owned and operated beauty school with two state-of-the-art campuses in Central California (Fresno and Bakersfield). We provide a variety of beauty-related full-time and part-time courses including Cosmetology, Barbering, Manicuring, Massage Therapy, and Esthetics. Through hands-on training and guidance with some of the industry’s best instructors, our students learn the skills and techniques they need in order to begin a successful career as a salon or spa professional.
Professional Beauty / Cosmetology Courses: Federico Career Colleges follows the Pivot Point International curriculum, a well-recognized program in the beauty industry. Our programs are designed to help you graduate ready to begin work immediately.
Cosmetology Course: Our Cosmetology programs are designed to help you graduate ready to begin work immediately. This comprehensive program will teach you the designer's approach and skill behind hair, skin, and nail care.
- Full-time: 10 Months - Part-time: 14-20 Months
Barbering Course: The barbering program will teach you the art and designer's approach to hair care, for both men and women. By training in our hands-on focused program, you will graduate ready to begin working in a barbershop or salon.
- Full-time: 9.5 Months - Part-time: 13-19 Months
Manicuring Course: This program is designed to give you hands-on training in a salon environment, where you will practice the techniques you have learned on clients daily.
- Full-time: 10 weeks - Part-time: 14 weeks
Esthetics Course: The Federico esthetics program will provide you with the highest quality skincare education available. A combination of beauty and health, esthetics is an industry with many opportunities for employment. Estheticians work in both salon and spa environments, as well as in dermatologist offices.
- Full-time: 15 weeks - Part-time: 30 weeks
Massage Therapy: The massage therapy program at Federico will teach you a variety of massage therapy techniques. You will be prepared to offer massages in many locations, including a relaxing spa environment, a sports therapy clinic, or a chiropractor’s office.
- Full-time: 40 hours per week - Part-time: 20-30 hours per week
Massage School of Pasadena (MSP), located in Pasadena, California, is a Massage Therapist training school offering diploma programs in Massage Therapy. MSP provides an environment for students to gain the knowledge and skill necessary to become massage therapists, to prepare students to be competitive in the job market, promoting a healthy life-style through massage, and providing first-hand education in a functioning massage/spa environment.
MSP is certified by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB).
H&R Block Inc, San Francisco Bay Area & Nationwide
Courses / Programs
The H&R Block Income Tax Course provides participants with everything you need to know to learn how to prepare taxes like a professional. Convenient locations (throughout the U.S.) and flexible class times mean that you learn from the best on a schedule that works for you. Your tax preparation career starts here.
The course consists of 75 hours of instruction which includes instructor led sessions, web-based training, and practice sessions.
Classes generally meet for 3-hour sessions, 2-3 times per week or on weekends for 3-hour sessions. Class schedules can vary by location. Bi-lingual English / Spanish courses are available.
American College Of Traditional Chinese Medicine, San Francisco
Courses / Programs
The American College of Traditional Chinese Medicine (ACTCM) is located in San Francisco, California. Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is an ancient and profound healing art that originated more than 3,000 years ago. It comprises a number of therapeutic practices—among them Chinese herbology, acupuncture, nutrition, Tai Ji Quan and Qigong—that have long-proven efficacy in treating a wide range of disease conditions.
Our two degree programs—the Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (MSTCM) and the Doctorate of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM)—provide a truly exceptional professional education. Additionally, ACTCM’s certificate programs in Tui Na and Shiatsu and its introductory classes for the public offer further opportunities for study to current ACTCM students, healthcare professionals and the general public. ACTCM also offers an optional 4-week study abroad program in Shanghai, China to students of the MSTCM program.
Our MSTCM degree program is accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (ACAOM). ACAOM has also approved ACTCM’s clinical DAOM degree.
- Master of Science degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine (MSTCM)
- Doctoral degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (DAOM)
- Basic & Advanced Tui Na Massage Certificates
- Basic & Advanced Shiatsu Massage Certificate
ACTCM offers flexibility of day, evening, and weekend classes on full or part time tracks.
Located in Garden Grove, Orange County CA, Career Academy of Beauty (CAofB) has spent the last 45 years educating and helping students begin their careers within the beauty industry. We provide a range of beauty and make-up Diploma courses that consist of technical and hands-on practical training in all areas of hair, skin and nails. Topics include Cosmetology, Esthetics, Manicuring, Make-Up, and Teacher Training courses. We also offer a variety of 'Advanced Education' short Certificate courses.
CAofB gives students not only the knowledge, but also the skills necessary for a successful career in beauty. Students will graduate upon completion of up to 1600 clock hours, completing/passing all required technical/practical operations and passing the final examination.
Our instructors have many years of experience working in the industry’s top salons, spas and medical facilities. The instructors are dedicated and passionate about educating future beauty professionals. We make sure that all of our students have what it takes to be successful.
• Gain spray tan certification in California or online with Aviva Spray Tanning Academy - we offer the longest-running spray tan classes in the world!
• Aviva provides onsite spray tan certification programs in Los Angeles and San Diego in Southern California and San Francisco in the Bay Area.
• In each city, our spray tanning training takes place in a leading hotel.
• We also offer convenient, short and comprehensive online spray tan certification programs to beauty professionals and complete beginners based in California and nationwide.
• On completion of your course, you receive a Certificate.
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Southern States University, San Diego & Orange County
Courses / Programs
Study in an accredited, private university in Southern California.
Established in 1983, Southern States University has two campuses in San Diego (Fashion Valley & La Jolla), and one in Newport Beach (just south of Irvine, 40 minutes from Los Angeles International Airport).
We provide undergraduate and graduate Business Administration Degree programs, as well as Intensive English Language programs, and TOEFL Exam Preparation.
At SSU, our focus is on training business-oriented students and professionals from around the world. SSU offers a 2-year Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree program and a 4-year Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree program to students from the USA and around the world.
For non-native English speakers who wish to complete one of our degree programs, SSU can customize a program that includes degree program classes plus intensive English study to adequately prepare you to succeed with your higher education studies.
“SSU is one of the best schools in California, located in one of the most fascinating places in the US. The professors are very experienced, and recognized in their fields. Their teaching styles and practical approaches to problem solving are extremely helpful, and I am sure that the knowledge and skills that I acquire here will help me a lot when I start my career in business." - Nisrag, India