Facials Specialty

Program Details

Program Description

Licensure:  Program graduates are eligible to apply for a Florida Facial Specialist Registration. 

Train to bean Esthetician, Skincare Specialist, Spa Technician.

A student completing the Facials Specialist program is prepared for employment as a licensed Facials/Skin Care Specialist. Instruction is designed to qualify students for employment upon successfully obtaining a Facials Specialty Certification. The content includes, but is not limited to: communication, leadership, human relations and employability skills; safe and efficient work practices; Florida cosmetology law and rules; acquisition of knowledge of the facial specialist and the related chemistry; bacteriology, anatomy and physiology; art of make-up; and development of skill in performing the manipulative and electrical techniques required in the practice of facials specialist occupations.

International Students

If you have a degree from another country and and currently reside in the US, you are invited to apply.
Have a high school or bachelor’s degree translated from another country, a GED may not be required.
You only need a Social Security number for select East Campus programs.

We are NOT a Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) certified institution and do NOT participate in the Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS), or the F, J or M visas programs. We are not an I-20 institution.

Articulation: This program is comprised of courses which have been assigned course numbers in the SCNS (Statewide Course Numbering System) in accordance with Section 1007.24 (1), F.S. Career and Technical credit shall be awarded to the student on a transcript in accordance with Section 1001.44(3) (b), F.S.

Job Placement Assistance: Maybe eligible for assistance through CareerSource Suncoast.

Start Date:

Full-time -August, October, December, February, May 
Part-time (MTC Main Campus) – August, November, March 
Part-time (MTC East Campus) – August, October, February 

Program Length:

Full-time 220 hours – approximately 2 months full-time to complete
Part-time 220 hours – approximately 3 months part-time to complete

Times – Day Class:

Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Full-time
Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Part-time (MTC East Campus Only)

Times – Evening Class:

Monday – Thursday, 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

For Day Class Information: Contact Terri Parrish: 941.751.7900 x 46033,
Email: parrishm@manateeschools.net
East Campus – Contact Amy Gates 941.752.8100
Email: MTCAlliedHealth@manateeschools.net

For Evening Class Information: Contact Roderick Mitchell: 941.751.7900 x 46032,
Email: mitchelr@manateeschools.net


MTC East Campus, 5520 Lakewood Ranch Blvd, Bradenton, FL 34211
MTC Main Campus, 6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL 34203

Apply to MTC at https://manateetech.edu/apply-now/. Submit your application to access your “To Do List”. You are not accepted into the program after applying. You must complete your To Do list.

Note: The Basic Skills Assessment must be taken within 6 weeks of your admit date unless exemption criteria have been documented per State Statute. For exemption information, see the Student Handbook located here: https://www.manateetech.edu/quick-docs/

Program #I120425 CIP #0612040806

Estimated Tuition, Lab, and Fees (includes administrative fee)


Additional Fees Due Prior to Pre-Admittance

Application Fee



Textbook(s)* (Purchased online)


Additional Required Items (Outside Vendor)

White Scrub Top – estimate


Black Scrub Pants – estimate


Black shoes – estimate


Scissors – estimate


Tweezers – estimate


Notepad – estimate


Comedone extractor – estimate



Price varies

*Estimated Total Cost of Program


*Prices are subject to change

Financial aid available depending on student’s eligibility
All pre-admission fees are non-refundable and not covered by Financial Aid.

Prices are subject to change.
Annual fees (charged each academic year from July 1—June 30).
Textbook estimate. Current book list and prices: http://manateetech.edu/current-students/bookstore/
Tuition is $2.92 per hour for Florida residents. Tuition is $11.71 per hour for Non-Florida residents.

Visit MTC Financial Aid page for more information.

Florida Department of Education: Frameworks

Possible Careers and Outlook:
39-5094.00       Skincare Specialists

Program Video

Testimonial Video

Program Facts

Job Placement



220 hrs (2 mos)
Part time: (3 mos)


Main Campus,
East Campus





Have Questions? Ready to Start Your Career?


Terri Parrish (Main Campus)

6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL 34203
Call: 941.751.7900 x 46161

Email: parrishm@manateeschools.net
to make an appointment


Amy Gates (East Campus)

5520 Lakewood Ranch Blvd, Bradenton, FL 34211
Call   941.752.8100
Email: MTCAlliedHealth@manateeschools.net
or schedule an appointment:


Roderick Mitchell

6305 State Road 70 East, Bradenton, FL 34203
Call: 941.751.7900 x 46032
Email: mitchelr@manateeschools.net
or schedule an appointment:

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