Facial Specialty, Occupational Certificate (O.C.) – 220 clock hour program, 7.33 occupation credits
The Facial Specialty Certificate program teaches facial practices which prepares students to gain employment as Florida licensed Facial Specialists. This program is a one-semester program offered every fall and spring semester. Students must pass each course with C or better.
Florida Gateway College (Main Campus, building 18)
A Facial Specialist student only has to pass the FGC exit exam with a score of 85% or better, complete the 100 state-mandated service hours, and receive 260 contact hours to submit an application for DBPR Florida Facial Specialty licensure. Students do not take a state exam.
Salary will vary upon the field they use their licensure and range from minimum wage to $40,000 or higher.
Facial Specialty program graduates are employed in DaySpas, in Medical Day Spas, as Makeup Artists, and as Theatrical and Performance Makeup Skincare Specialists.
This program includes:
Discover, Embrace, Succeed
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