Skincare Program

by FAMA,

Learn how to analyze skin and perform a full range of medical-grade treatments.


Earn your skincare diploma through FAMA’s medical esthetician school. Students who successfully complete the 280 clock hours of theoretical and hands-on training will be awarded a Skin Care Diploma. Then, you’ll qualify to apply to the state of Florida for a Facial Specialist license, universally known as an esthetician.

Course Cost

Tuition Fee: $2,975
Registration Fee Due Today: $150

Books and Materials: $450
Lab Fee: $95
Total Cost: $3,670

Program Overview

Learn the internal and external factors that cause skin cells to degenerate — and what you can do to assist patients in this skincare specialist school program. Apply the knowledge you learn in the classroom and in your clinical practice to come up with treatment plans and skin care regimens that will help your patients protect, repair and rejuvenate skin tissue. You’ll use the theories and knowledge base you learn in the classroom and apply it to your clinical training — giving you a leg up among other skin care professionals with the practical application experience with which FAMA provides.

Admission Requirements

  • Students must prove that they are age 16 or older when enrolling in FAMA’s esthetician training skincare program.
  • A parent or legal guardian must sign an enrollment agreement for students under the age of 18.
  • To operate aesthetic equipment and perform clinical tasks with ease and dexterity, applicants must have full use of their physical extremities as well as good eyesight and the ability to carry more than 10 pounds as necessary.
  • Students must submit an application, show proof of age, and present the proper high school or high school equivalency documents when enrolling in the skincare program or esthetician school.
  • The esthetician school registration process is complete when the student has signed an enrollment agreement.
  • All fees and tuitions must be paid in full prior to the first day of class unless an installment payment plan has been executed and signed by the authorized parties.

Skin Care Career Paths

  • Aesthetician in a Medical Office
  • Wholesale Skin Care Sales
  • Retail Cosmetics Sales
  • Makeover Specialist
  • Makeup Artist
  • Independent Contractor

Graduation and Licensing Requirements

  • Students must complete 280 hours of theoretical and clinical training (Lecture Hours: 100, Clinical Lab Hours: 180), including all required courses, examinations, homework, and special assignments.
  • To graduate, a student’s records must reflect satisfactory academic progress based on achieving an overall attendance level of at least 80% while earning a cumulative passing grade of 75 or higher.
  • Skin Care graduates are eligible to apply for a Facial Specialist license, which should be submitted with applicable fees to the Florida Department of Professional and Business Regulation, Florida Board of Cosmetology. Once the application has been approved, the facial specialist license will be issued.