By offering several programs, Chic Image Academy gives you the tools to gain an advantage through specialized training. Learn more about your options below, and feel free to reach out with any questions.
Chic Image Academy does not offer Title IV Funding all tuition and fees must be paid in cash, credit card, cashier’s check or PayPal.
Academy Catalog available upon request.
The Program Objective is to prepare the student to take the exam required for licensing. Students will be taught the basic principles of nail technology and professional standards preparing them to successfully complete the requirements for graduation form Chic Image Academy. The student must pass the final exam in order to apply for licensing from the Florida Board of Cosmetology and the Department of Business and Professional Regulation and be able to work as a licensed Nail Specialist in the State of Florida.
The Nail Specialist program is designed to train the student in both theory and practical settings in such areas as career ready practices, safe and efficient work practices, performing nail services and the proper procedure and application of chemicals and products.
Credential Issued: Diploma
Minimum Satisfactory Academic Progress Requirement: 75%
Minimum Attendance Requirement: 100%
Program Completion Time, Length, and Costs
Full time 40hrs/week
Part Time 20hrs/week
Months to Completion
Full Time 1.38 months
Part time 2.77 months
Accelerated: 1 month
Weeks to Completion
Full Time 6 wks.
Part Time 12 weeks
Accelerated: 4.29 weeks
Clock Hours: 240
Total Clock Hours
Theory Hours: 100
Lab Hours: 140
Total Hours: 240
Registration Fees $100.00
Application for Admissions fee $ 51.70
Books & Supplies: 450.00
Other Costs: 481.60
Total Program Cost: $2533.30
AN ACCELERATED PROGRAM IS ONLY ALLOWED BY SPECIAL ACCEPTANCE BY THE DIRECTOR OF THE ACADEMY.
The accelerated program requires that the student attend 56 hrs per week.
The student will be required to submit a written request for acceptance into the accelerated programs and demonstrate a thorough understanding of the demand of such a tough schedule and understand that they must complete ALL work and clock hours in order to graduate. The accelerated programs are available in English and Spanish.
ANY STUDENT MAY APPLY FOR THE ACCELERATED PROGRAM.
THERE ARE NO ADDITIONAL FEES FOR ACCELERATED PROGRAMS OPTION
Students may enroll in the ENGLISH OR SPANISH program. all programs will be available for full time, part time, day or evening classes.
The student will have the choice to receive instruction and textbooks in Spanish or English