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Program Details

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Program Requirements

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Textbook and Supply Costs
Students should expect to spend approximately $2,500.00 for esthetics books and supplies (first semester). Tuition, college fees and books for remaining courses are not included in this cost. Items can be purchased in the College Bookstore. In addition, there is a fee to take the Minnesota licensure exam.

Be prepared to purchase all Esthetics kits with the instructor on the second day of class. Financial aid must have been completed.

Career Information

Career Settings

  • Full Service Salons
  • Day spas
  • Fitness Centers
  • Dermatologist and plastic surgeon offices
  • Hospitals


Saint Paul College’s Esthetician Program is a CIDESCO school. This means the program prepares candidates for the CIDESCO examination. CIDESCO is an internationally recognized esthetics credential.

Comité International d’Esthétique et de Cosmétologie
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Professional Affiliations
Minnesota Salon & Spa Professional Association (MNSSPA)

USDE Professional Licensure