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Our Education Legacy
Hollywood Institute was founded in 1989 to provide professional training and education to individuals interested in a career in health, beauty and wellness related career fields. Hollywood Institute is accredited by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC) and approved by the U.S. Department of Education to provide Title IV Financial Aid to those students that qualify. We are licensed by the Commission for Independent Education (CIE), Florida Department of Education.
Throughout our history, we have strived, to continuously update curriculum and program offerings and upgrade equipment to better serve our students and have done so with the active participation of our graduates, faculty, staff, advisory board and employers.
We incorporate a variety of industry publishing leaders into our curriculum to improve student achievement by implementing the best instructional content.
The Cosmetology program combines theory (Academic Instruction) with extensive hands on (Practical Application) experience to provide you with a complete understanding of beauty and wellness industry. The program includes hair cutting, color, texture services, nail care, makeup application, business development, retail knowledge and the skills needed to meet the competencies for the examination required by the State Board of Cosmetology.
- FULL SPECIALTY
The full specialty program combines care of the skin and care and beautification of the nails of the hand and feet. The program includes 292.50 clock hours of classroom training (Academic Instruction), and 307.50 lab hours (Practical Application) under the supervision of a Facial Specialist, Nail Technologist and/or Full Specialist licensed in Florida. The Full Specialty program is designed to qualify graduates for entry-level positions as facial specialist, estheticians, nail specialists, nail technicians, make-up artists, skin care consultants or related career fields; like salon assistants.
- MASSAGE THERAPY
The Massage Therapy program is designed to qualify graduates for entry-level employment in a Health Care setting, Spa environment or as an independent practitioner. Students are taught manual techniques to manipulate the soft tissue structures of the body to prevent and alleviate pain, discomfort, muscle spasm, and stress; and to promote health and wellness. Topics include Anatomy, Physiology, Massage Theory, Florida Law, HIV/AIDS education, Hydrotherapy, Eastern and Allied modalities. Students gain hands-on experience through clinical applications and a positive learning environment that involves small classes.
Financial Aid is available for those who qualify
VA benefits available
Information regarding placement and completion rates, tuition, fees and other important information can be found at in accordance with 34 C.F.R. 668.6.
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