Esthetician

Our Esthetician program prepares students to analyze a client's skin, discuss treatments and recommend skincare product needs. Students learn how to provide a wide range of services, including facials, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, makeup application, facial waxing, and body waxing. 

Students gain real-world experience working with customers in our on-site spa, Emily's Spa

Students who finish the program are ready to obtain a Colorado Esthetician's license to work in a salon, spa or doctor's office. 

The Esthetician program costs approximately $4,394          Entry-level estheticians start out making approximately $31,106/yr ($14.95/hr)          The Esthetician program takes about 6 months to complete

The Esthetician program is now located at 1205 Osage St. Denver, CO 80204.

Esthetician Program Flyer

Esthetician Program Checklist

Gainful Employment Information

Learn more about career advancement, licensing and credit transferring for Esthetician and other Creative Arts and Design programs with our CAD Road Map

2019–2020 Program Dates

Please note that end dates are approximate.

Due to high program demand, some start dates may be on a waitlist. To be added to a waitlist, you will need to complete the admissions steps and meet with an advisor. 

Full-Time (daytime)

Start Date End Date Days Time Status
8/19/2019 2/3/2020 M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm Closed
2/10/2020 7/13/2020 M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm Closed

Part-Time (evening)

Start Date End Date Days Time Status
8/19/2019 7/7/2020 M–Th 5:00pm-9:00pm Closed

 

2020–2021 Program Dates

Please note that end dates are approximate.

Due to high program demand, some start dates may be on a waitlist. To be added to a waitlist, you will need to complete the admissions steps and meet with an advisor. 

Full-Time (daytime)

Start Date End Date Days Time Status
8/17/2020 2/2/2021 M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm Waitlist
2/8/2021 7/13/2021 M–Th 7:30am–4:00pm Open

Part-Time (evening)

Start Date End Date Days Time Status
8/17/2020 7/8/2021 M–Th 5:00pm-9:00pm Waitlist

 

Program Cost

 


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Earning Potential

Occupation Projected Job Growth 2014-2024 Entry Level   Mean Experienced
Skincare Specialists 55% 14.95/hr ($31,106/yr)

 

25.71/hr ($53,479/yr)

31.09/hr ($64,665/yr)

Wage information is based on 2017 data from the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment Office of Labor Market Information

*Salary is not guaranteed and should be used as a guideline only. 

In what types of jobs do these skills apply?

  • Esthetician
  • Receptionist at salon 
  • Retail beauty product sales
  • Makeup artist 
  • Salon manager or owner
  • Skin care specialist 
  • Spa owner 

What types of companies might hire me?

  • Beauty salons
  • Beauty schools 
  • Beauty supply companies 
  • Cosmetic companies 
  • Fashion industry: makeup artist or stylist
  • Medical Spas 
  • Medical dermatology clinic
  • Plastic surgery clinic 
  • Spas 

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