The Master Esthetics program at Glen Dow Academy requires the 1200 hours (about 40 school weeks) of instruction required by Washington State. Students in our Master Esthetics program receive theory education in the use of medical devices and techniques, including laser treatments, body sculpting and tattoo removal taught by our Master esthetics instructors. 

Graduates of the program will be prepared to take and pass the Washington State licensing examination. After graduating from the program and passing required licensing exams, you will have the knowledge, professional training, and real-world experience needed to start your career in skin care.

2023 Class Start Dates
January 4th
March 1st
May 3rd
July 5th
September 6th
November 1st

Course Subject Matter:

  • Lasers, light frequency, radio frequency, ultrasound, and plasma practices;
  • Advanced client assessment, indications and contraindications, pre-treatment and post-treatment procedures;
  • Lymphatic drainage, advanced facial massages, alternative touch, spa body treatments compresses, massage, wraps, masks, exfoliation, medium depth peels, use of electrical and mechanical appliances, use of chemical compounds;
  • Temporary removal of superfluous hair by means including tweezing, waxing, tape, chemicals, lotions, creams, threading, mechanical and electrical apparatus and appliances;
  • Sanitization and disinfecting of individual work stations, individual equipment and tools, proper use and storage of linens, diseases and disorders of the skin of the face, neck, and hands;
  • Safety, including proper use and storage of chemicals, implements and electrical appliances, and first aid as it relates to esthetics.

Tuition: $15,216.00
Equipment $1,506.88
Textbook: $595.65
Uniforms: $226.45
Application: $100.00
Fees: Lab Fee: $341.22  / Drop Fee: $150  /  Re-entry Fee: $100
Taxes: $209.61

Total Cost: $18,095.81

Financial Aid Guide

 Normal time of completion: 40 school weeks

*Equipment and Textbook fees subject to change without notice; State exam and license fees not included.